The City of Hobart is responsible for maintaining and replacing most of the physical assets within the road reservation. These include the road, footpaths, street lights, seats, trees, stormwater pits, street signs, barriers and services.
The City is responsible for an extensive network of roads and footpaths, both in terms of managing the safe and efficient movement of traffic and pedestrians, as well as ensuring the assets are well maintained. It has an active program of inspections and implementing improvements in traffic management.
The City is responsible for the provision of street lighting in the Hobart municipality.
The City is usually responsible for retaining walls where they are located on the road reservation and support the road, footpath and prevent them from collapsing onto private property.
The City can provide advice and quotes to the property owner for the construction of vehicle crossings.