Maintaining our roads and footpaths
Over 2,000km of roads and 48,000sqm of footpath to maintain
Parkes Shire Council is responsible for in excess of 2,000km of sealed and gravel road across the region, over 48,000sqm of concrete footpaths, and 138km of kerb and guttering.
Council continues to undertake upgrades and maintenance of the Shire's regional road assets and footpath network for the benefit of the Parkes Shire community and its visitors.
Federal and state governments are responsible funding and maintenance of major roads and highways. Council is engaged to manage some of these assets within the Shire on behalf of these government agencies.