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We are creating a Transport Strategy to determine the standard of the transportation network needed to meet the increasing safety, connectivity and mobility needs of our community. The strategy will define the importance of each road using a star rating to assist us to deliver appropriate standards of service for urban and rural roads. Community feedback is sought on how we prioritise our road infrastructure, maintenance and upgrading.
Our network of Council controlled roads, bridges, footpaths, drains and culverts winds for 1,870km across our region. Our vision for this network is an integrated, fit-for-purpose, sustainable, safe and efficient transportation and movement network for our community, businesses and visitors.
We need to plan for growth to ensure the current and future liveability of our region.
A legacy of land use, settlement patterns and past transport decisions has created a car-dependent community that has resulted in many of the transport infrastructure challenges we are experiencing today. Other challenges include:
A transport strategy will enable us to:
Urban and rural roads will be assigned a star rating considering the following criteria:
Community feedback is sought on how to prioritise the proposed star ratings.