TanRoad Arusha
Network in Region

Network Length

    Subsequent to the Road Act, 2007 and upgrade of classes of various roads done in 2009 and 2012 the updated RMMS database indicates that RMO – Arusha is responsible for management of a road network that is 1,227.93 km long comprising of 357.92 km of paved roads, equivalent to 29% of the whole network, and 870.01 km of unpaved roads, equivalent to 71% of the whole road network.
This road network length does not include the road section of 83.73 km within Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the newly proposed Arusha City Southern By-pass road of 42.41 km. Another road section not included is Wasso – Klein’s Gate road about 54 km long, which is pending new construction of Makutano – Nata – Mugumu – Tabora B – Klein’s gate – Wasso/Loliondo – Mto wa Mbu road.
The breakdown of the roads in terms of their types is as hereunder below:

  1. Trunk Roads
    (i) Paved : 327.50 km (27% of total and 71% trunk roads)
    (ii) Unpaved : 136.57 km (11% of total and 29% trunk roads)
    Total : 464.07 km (38% of total roads network)
  2. Regional Roads
    (i) Paved : 31.10 km (2% of total and 4% of regional roads)
    (ii) Unpaved : 732.76 km (60%of total and 96% of regional roads)

Total : 763.86 km (62% of total network)
GRAND TOTAL : 1,227.93 Km (100% of total roads network)

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R6- Road network