ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities

Please Note: Paragraph 58 of the Settlement Agreement requires that within three months of the effective date of this Agreement, the County provide signage as necessary to comply with 28 C.F.R. § 35.163(b), after having surveyed all facilities that are the subject of this Agreement for the purpose of identifying those that have multiple entrances not all of which are accessible.

The chart below lists the facilities surveyed by the Department, the access issues identified during the survey, and the actions required to correct the access issues. Required actions are listed using an alphanumeric code. The key to the alphanumeric codes is provided in Attachment M to this Agreement.

In order to ensure that the following spaces and elements in County facilities, for which construction was commenced after January 26, 1992, are readily accessible to and usable by persons with disabilities, the County will take the actions referenced by the alphanumeric code and described in detail in Attachment M to this Settlement Agreement within the time periods specified below, which time periods will begin to run on the effective date of this Agreement.

item #

Access Issue

Required Action

Completion Date

1

Mayville Municipal Building

   

1.1

Parking

   

1.1.a

The public parking lot is inaccessible because designated accessible parking spaces are not provided.

P3

30 months

1.1.b

The judge and employee parking lot is inaccessible because the parking reserved for persons with disabilities lacks appropriate signage.

P6

30 months

1.2

Ramp - Near Security and Lobby. The ramp is inaccessible because the space between the handrail and the wall is 2½ inches wide.

R4

30 months

1.3

Interior Doors. Throughout the facility the doors are inaccessible because the force required to open the doors ranges between 10 and 20 pounds.

D2

30 months

1.4

Courtroom #114

   

1.4.a

There is no signage informing the public of the availability of an assistive listening system.

AA3

30 months

1.4.b

The ramp behind Courtroom #114 for judges and staff is inaccessible because the handrails do not extend 12 inches beyond the top and bottom of the ramp.

R4

30 months

1.5

Courtroom #115

   

1.5.a

There is no signage informing the public of the availability of an assistive listening system.

AA3

30 months

1.5.b

The ramp behind Courtroom #115 for judges and staff is inaccessible because the handrails do not extend 12 inches beyond the top and bottom of the ramp.

R4

30 months

1.6

Adult Holding Cell Area - Single User Toilet Room

   

1.6.a

The toilet is inaccessible because there is no side grab bar provided.

SU5

30 months

1.6.b

The rear grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because the space between the grab bar and the wall is more than 1½ inches wide.

SU12

30 months

1.7

Juvenile Holding Cell with Single User Toilet

   

1.7.a

The toilet is inaccessible because no side grab bar is provided.

SU5

30 months

1.7.b

The rear grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because the space between the grab bar and the wall is wider than 1½ inches.

SU12

30 months

1.7.c

There is insufficient turning space within the toilet room because the bench is mounted on the wall in front of the toilet.

TR19

30 months

1.8

Drinking Fountains

   

1.8.a

The first floor drinking fountain near copy room #125 is inaccessible because it requires 6 pounds of force to operate.

DF2

30 months

1.8.b

The first floor drinking fountain near copy room #125 protrudes into the walkway at a height between 27 and 80 inches above the finished floor and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR8

30 months

1.8.c

The second floor drinking fountain near conference room #205 protrudes into the walkway at a height between 27 and 80 inches above the finished floor and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR8

30 months

1.9

Hearing Room #108

   

1.9.a

There is no signage informing the public of the availability of an assistive listening system.

AA3

30 months

1.9.b

The ramp to the dais is inaccessible because it has a slope of 8.6% and has no handrails.

R5

30 months

1.10

Hearing Room #104. There is no signage informing the public of the availability of an assistive listening system.

AA3

30 months

1.11

First Floor - Women's Staff Toilet Room with Stalls

   

1.11.a

The pull side of the door, which is accessed through a front approach, is inaccessible because there is no maneuvering clearance provided on the latch side

D6

30 months

1.11.b

The toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 18½ inches from the side wall.

ST17

30 months

1.12

First Floor - Men's Staff Toilet Room with Stalls

   

1.12.a

The toilet is inaccessible because the flush control is on the closed side.

ST2

30 months

1.12.b

The urinal is inaccessible because the clear floor space in front of the urinal is 28½ inches wide.

TR20

30 months

1.13

Second Floor - Women's Staff Toilet Room with Stalls. The toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 16¼ inches from the side wall.

ST17

30 months

1.14

Second Floor - Men's Staff Toilet Room with Stalls. The designated accessible toilet stall is inaccessible due to the boxes stored within the stall that obstruct the toilet clear floor space.

ST18

30 months

1.15

Elevator. The elevator is inaccessible because the hall call buttons are mounted 40 inches above the finished floor.

E3

30 months

1.16

Judges Office - Private Single User Toilet Room. Although an audible alarm is provided in this facility, there is no visual alarm appliance in the toilet room.

TR21

30 months

 

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