ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities  

Please Note: Paragraph 32 of the Settlement Agreement requires that within three months of the effective date of this Agreement, the City 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 City facilities for which construction was commenced after January 26, 1992, are readily accessible to and usable by persons with disabilities, the City 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.   3rd and Court Street Garage
1.1.   Parking    
1.1.a.   The parking reserved for persons with disabilities is inaccessible because the signs are mounted too low. P6 6 months
1.2.   Elevator. The elevator on the southeast corner is inaccessible because the emergency system requires voice communication to operate, it requires tight grasping or pinching to access, and it is not identified by raised lettering. E8 12 months
2.   8th and Mulberry Street Garage
2.1.   Parking. On Level 1W, the parking reserved for persons with disabilities is inaccessible because the two spaces designated as van accessible share an access aisle that has a cross slope of 4.6%, and one of the designated van spaces has a slope of 4.2%. P7 6 months
3.   Brook Run Park: Douglas and Village Run
3.1.   Parking. The parking lot, with a total of 10 parking spaces, is inaccessible because it has no van accessible parking space, there is no vertical sign provided, and the access aisle has a slope of 2.4%. This lot requires 1 van accessible space. P3 24 months
4.   Center Street Park and Ride: 830 6th Avenue
4.1.   Parking. The parking lot is inaccessible because it has no van accessible spaces, the signs designating spaces as accessible are mounted too low, and many of the designated accessible spaces and access aisles have excessive slopes ranging up to 4.4%. P3 6 months
4.2.   East Unisex Single User Toilet Room    
4.2.a.   The toilet room is inaccessible because there is insufficient turning space provided within the room. TR19 30 months
4.2.b.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted with the far end 53 inches from the rear wall. SU6 30 months
4.2.c.   The rear grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is 24 inches long. SU3 30 months
4.3.   West Unisex Single User Toilet Room    
4.3.a.   The toilet room is inaccessible because there is insufficient turning space provided within the room. TR19 30 months
4.3.b.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted with the far end 53 inches from the rear wall. SU6 30 months
4.3.c.   The rear grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is 24 inches long. SU3 30 months
5.   Greenhouses: 2501 Maury Street
5.1.   Route. The route from the parking lot to the side entrance is inaccessible because the sidewalk is obstructed by a power generator. AR1 6 months
6.   Fire Station #10: 5900 Indianola Avenue
6.1.   Parking. The parking lot, with a total of 13 parking spaces, is inaccessible because it has no designated accessible spaces. This lot requires 1 van accessible space. P3 6 months
6.2.   Route to Entrance. The route from the parking to the rear entrance is inaccessible because there is a 6 inch high step onto the sidewalk, with no curb ramp provided. AR5 6 months
6.3.   Entrance. The interior entrance door is inaccessible because it requires 6 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
6.4.   Toilet. The toilet rooms contains a number of inaccessible elements and are not accessible to people with disabilities. ST14 LR4 24 months
7.   Forest Avenue Library: 1326 Forest Avenue
7.1.   Parking    
7.1.a.   The parking lot, with a total of 28 parking spaces, is inaccessible because it lacks a van accessible space, and the designated accessible spaces have no access aisles. This lot requires 1 van accessible space and 1 standard accessible space. P3 30 months
7.1.b.   The curb ramp from the parking lot to the entrance is inaccessible because it has a slope of 10.6%. AR5 30 months
7.2.   Drinking Fountain. The drinking fountain is inaccessible because the controls require 10 pounds of pressure to operate and no fountain is provided for persons who have difficulty bending or stooping. DF1 30 months
7.3.   Women's Toilet Room    
7.3.a.   The toilet room sign is mounted on the door and has no raised or Braille characters. TR18 6 months
7.3.b.   The door is inaccessible because it requires 13 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
7.3.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19 inches from the side wall. ST17 30 months
7.3.d.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the flush control is on the closed side. ST2 30 months
7.3.e.   No accessible coat hook has been provided. TR1 6 months
7.3.f.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 6 months
7.4.   Men's Toilet Room    
7.4.a.   The toilet room sign is mounted on the door and has no raised or Braille characters. TR18 6 months
7.4.b.   The door is inaccessible because it requires 11 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
7.4.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 16 inches from the side wall. ST17 30 months
7.4.d.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 6 months
7.5.   Employee Work Space. The door to the employee general work area is inaccessible because it requires 10 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
8.   Cownie Soccer Park: 2600 Hartford Avenue
8.1.   Port-a-Potties. The portable toilet rooms contain a number of inaccessible elements and none are accessible to people with disabilities. ST14 6 months
8.2.   Main Concession Counters. The counters are inaccessible because they are 41 inches above the finished floor. C4 12 months
8.3.   Picnic Tables. The picnic tables are inaccessible because none provide the required knee space. PD6 6 months
8.4.   Press Box. The Press Box is inaccessible because it can only be accessed via a flight of stairs. AR2 30 months
8.5.   Fields    
8.5.a.   The ramp from the main concession to the Field 9 bleachers is inaccessible because it has a slope of up to 10%. R5 12 months
8.5.b.   Field 9, containing 2008 seats is inaccessible because only 20 wheelchair seating areas are provided. A total of 22 wheelchair seating areas is required. AA7 6 months
8.5.c.   Many of the fields have trash cans blocking the accessible wheelchair seating. AA7 6 months
8.6.   Drinking Fountain by Men's Toilet Room. The drinking fountain is inaccessible because its knee space height is 24 inches, and it does not provide access for people who have trouble bending or stooping. DF1 6 months
8.7.   Men's Toilet Room: Main Concession    
8.7.a.   The toilet room sign is mounted on the door. TR18 6 months
8.7.b.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 12 months
8.7.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19 inches from the side wall. ST17 12 months
8.8.   Drinking Fountain by Women's Toilet Room . The drinking fountain is inaccessible because its knee space height is 23 inches, and it does not provide access for people who have trouble bending or stooping. DF1 6 months
8.9.   Women's Toilet Room: Main Concession    
8.9.a.   The toilet room sign is mounted on the door. TR18 6 months
8.9.b.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 12 months
8.9.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19 inches from the side wall. ST17 12 months
8.10.   Unisex Single User Toilet Room: Maintenance Building    
8.10.a.   No accessible coat hook has been provided. TR1 6 months
8.10.b.   The lavatory is inaccessible because the bottom of the apron is 27 inches above the finished floor. TR11 6 months
8.10.c.   The urinal is inaccessible because the rim is 23 inches above the finished floor and the flush control is 49 inches above the finished floor. TR20 24 months
8.10.d.   The shower is inaccessible because the controls are 23 inches from the open side and the transfer seat does not extend to the full depth of the stall. B8 24 months
9.   New Central Library: 1000 Grand Avenue
9.1.   Parking    
9.1.a.   The parking reserved for persons with disabilities is inaccessible because there is no vertical van accessible signage. P6 30 months
9.1.b.   The parking reserved for persons with disabilities is inaccessible because one of the access aisles is obstructed by a concrete pole. P1 30 months
9.1.c.   The curb ramp from the parking to the elevators is inaccessible because it has a slope of 14.4% and the flared side has a slope of 19.2%. AR5 30 months
9.2.   Elevator. The elevator from the Parking Garage is inaccessible because the time from notification that a car is answering a call until the doors of that car start to close is 4 seconds. E6 6 months
9.3.   1st Floor Drinking Fountain by Children's Section. The drinking fountain protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.4.   Unisex Single User Toilet Room: 1st Floor Children's Section (by Low Drinking Fountain)    
9.4.a.   The door is inaccessible because it requires 12 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.4.b.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. SU7 6 months
9.4.c.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.5.   Unisex Single User Toilet Room: 1st Floor Children's Section (by High Drinking Fountain)    
9.5.a.   The door is inaccessible because it requires 19 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.5.b.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. SU7 6 months
9.5.c.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.6.   Women's Toilet Room with Stalls: 1st Floor Main    
9.6.a.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.6.b.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. ST20 30 months
9.6.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19 inches from the side wall. ST17 30 months
9.6.d.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 30 months
9.6.e.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the shelf. ST5 30 months
9.7.   Men's Toilet Room with Stalls: 1st Floor Main    
9.7.a.   The 2 shelves protrude into the walkway and are not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.7.b.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.7.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 20 inches from the side wall. ST17 30 months
9.7.d.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. ST20 30 months
9.7.e.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 30 months
9.7.f.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the shelf. ST5 30 months
9.8.   Elevator. The elevator is inaccessible because the time from notification that a car is answering a call until the doors of that car start to close is 4 seconds. E6 6 months
9.9.   Women's Toilet Room: 2nd Floor    
9.9.a.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.9.b.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19 inches from the side wall. ST17 30 months
9.9.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. ST20 30 months
9.9.d.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 6 months
9.10.   Men's Toilet Room: 2nd Floor    
9.10.a.   The two shelves protrude into the walkway and are not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 6 months
9.10.b.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.10.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19 inches from the side wall. ST17 30 months
9.10.d.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. ST20 30 months
9.10.e.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 6 months
9.11.   Teen Area: Second Floor. There are no accessible tables provided in this area. LB4 6 months
9.12.   2nd Floor Administration Offices    
9.12.a.   The main entrance door is inaccessible because it requires 15 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.12.b.   The counter is inaccessible because it is 42 inches above the finished floor. C6 6 months
9.12.c.   The board room conference table is inaccessible because it provides only 24 inches of knee space height. T1 6 months
9.13.   Administrative Offices West Unisex Single User Toilet Room: 2nd Floor    
9.13.a.   The door is inaccessible because it requires 21 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.13.b.   The toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. SU18 30 months
9.13.c.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. SU7 6 months
9.14.   Administrative Offices East Unisex Single User Toilet Room: 2nd Floor    
9.14.a.   The door is inaccessible because it requires 25 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.14.b.   The toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. SU18 30 months
9.14.c.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. SU7 6 months
9.15.   2nd Floor Special Collections. The door is inaccessible because it requires 12 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.16.   2nd Floor Staff Workroom. The door is inaccessible because it requires 18 pounds of force to open. D2 6 months
9.17.   Unisex Staff Locker Room: 1st Floor West    
9.17.a.   The toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 20 inches above the finished floor. SU18 30 months
9.17.b.   The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. SU7 6 months
9.17.c.   The shower is inaccessible because the clear floor space is only 34 inches deep, and the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. B8 6 months
9.17.d.   The bench is inaccessible because it is 9 inches deep and not fixed to a wall. LR1 6 months
9.18.   Unisex Staff Single-User Toilet Room: 1st Floor East. The side grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. SU7 6 months
9.19.   Sinks. The sinks in kitchens and other rooms throughout the facility (not in toilet rooms) are inaccessible because they do not provide knee or toe clearance. S2 30 months
9.20.   Women's Toilet Room with Stalls: South Wing Grand Meeting Room    
9.20.a.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.20.b.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 19 inches above the finished floor. ST20 30 months
9.20.c.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 6 months
9.20.d.   The ambulatory stall provided is inaccessible because the side grab bar is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST1 6 months
9.21.   Men's Toilet Room: South Wing Grand Meeting Room    
9.21.a.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 30 months
9.21.b.   The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser. ST8 30 months
9.21.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the shelf. ST5 6 months
9.22.   South Wing Grand Meeting Room Drinking Fountain. The drinking fountain is inaccessible because the water flow is 1 inch high, and there is no fountain for people who have difficulty bending or stooping. DF1 30 months
9.23.   Entrances. The exterior ramp to the Grand Avenue entrance is inaccessible because it has a cross slope between 2.9% and 3.1%. R5 30 months
10.   Softball Complex: 4980 NE 46th Street
10.1.   Parking    
10.1.a.   The parking lot is inaccessible because the van parking space lacks appropriate vertical signage. P6 18 months
10.1.b.   Most of the designated accessible parking spaces and access aisles are inaccessible because they have slopes and cross slopes between 2.1% and 3.5%. P7 18 months
10.2.   Concession Counter    
10.2.a.   The counter is inaccessible because it is 42 inches high. C5 18 months
10.2.b.   The counter protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 18 months
10.3.   Picnic Area by Scorekeeper's Loft. The picnic tables are inaccessible because none provide the required knee space. PD6 18 months
10.4.   Scorekeeper's Loft. The loft is inaccessible because no elevator is provided. E1 30 months
10.5.   Drinking Fountains    
10.5.a.   The East drinking fountain is inaccessible because the flow of water is 3 inches high. DF7 18 months
10.5.b.   Although designated accessible drinking fountains are provided, there is no drinking fountain provided for people who have difficulty bending or stooping. DF3 18 months
10.6.   Men's Toilet Room    
10.6.a.    The toilet room sign is mounted 56 inches high. TR18 18 months
10.6.b.    The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 18 months
10.7.   Women's Toilet Room    
10.7.a.    The toilet room sign is mounted 56 inches high. TR18 18 months
10.7.b.    The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 18 months
10.7.c.   The toilet paper dispenser in the designated accessible stall is inaccessible because it is mounted 43 inches from the rear wall. ST19 18 months
10.8.   Maintenance Office Kitchen . The exterior door is inaccessible because there is a inch high threshold. D22 18 months
10.9.   Unisex Single User Toilet Room: Maintenance Office    
10.9.a.   Although an audible alarm is provided in this facility, there is no visual alarm appliance in the toilet room. TR21 18 months
10.9.b.    No accessible mirror has been provided. TR14 18 months
10.9.c.    The paper towel dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted with the controls 60 inches high. TR5 18 months
10.9.d.   The lavatory is inaccessible because the hot water pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact. TR12 18 months
10.9.e.    The toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 17 inches from the side wall. SU15 18 months
10.9.f.    The toilet is inaccessible because there are no grab bars provided. SU10 18 months
11.   Nahas Aquatic Center (South Town): 1101 SW Porter Avenue
11.1.   Parking    
11.1.a.   The parking reserved for persons with disabilities is inaccessible because the signs are mounted too low. P6 30 months
11.1.b.   The curb cut from the van accessible parking space to the crosswalk is inaccessible because it has a slope of 5.5% with no ramp features. R4 30 months
11.1.c.   The crosswalk is inaccessible because it has a slope of 11.1%. AR1 30 months
11.1.d.   The curb ramp is inaccessible because the flared sides have slopes greater than 10%. AR5 30 months
11.2.   Women's Locker Room    
11.2.a.   The lavatory is inaccessible because the top of the rim or counter is 34 inches high. TR11 12 months
11.2.b.   Although there are 7 toilet stalls, there is no ambulatory stall provided. ST1 12 months
11.2.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the flush control is on the closed side. ST2 12 months
11.2.d.   The shower is inaccessible because no shower spray unit is provided and the shower head is higher than 48 inches above the finished floor. B11 12 months
11.2.e.   The bench is inaccessible because it is 15 inches deep. LR1 12 months
11.3.   Men's Locker Room    
11.3.a.    The air dryers protrude into the walkway and are not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 12 months
11.3.b.   The lavatory is inaccessible because the top of the rim or counter is 35 inches high. TR11 12 months
11.3.c.   The shower is inaccessible because no shower spray unit is provided and the shower head is higher than 48 inches above the finished floor. B11 12 months
11.4.   Drinking Fountain Between Locker Rooms. Although a designated accessible drinking fountain is provided, there is no drinking fountain provided for people who have difficulty bending or stooping. DF3 12 months
11.5.   First Aid Office    
11.5.a.   The pull side of the door, which is accessed through a front approach, is inaccessible because it has less than 18 inches of clear space on the latch side. D6 24 months
11.5.b.   The sink is inaccessible because the hot water and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact. S2 12 months
11.6.   Ramp to Water Slide and Play Area. The ramp is inaccessible because 10 of the 11 ramp segments have slopes greater than 8.33% and up to 9.8%. R3 30 months
12.   Teachout Aquatic Center: 2601 Hubbell Avenue
12.1.   Parking. The parking lot, with a total of 14 parking spaces, is inaccessible because the van access aisle is 78 inches wide and has a slope of 3.2%, the van space has a slope of 2.7%, the van sign is mounted too low, and the other designated accessible space has no vertical signage. This lot requires 1 van accessible space. P3 24 months
12.2.   Curb Ramp from Parking to Bath House. The curb ramp is inaccessible because it has a slope of 10.6% and the flared sides have slopes of more than 10%. AR5 24 months
12.3.   Pump House. The entrance door is inaccessible because there is a inch high threshold. D22 6 months
12.4.   Women's Locker Room    
12.4.a.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 12 months
12.4.b.   Although there are 7 toilet stalls, there is no ambulatory stall provided. ST1 12 months
12.4.c.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the flush control is on the closed side. ST2 12 months
12.4.d.   The shower is inaccessible because no shower spray unit is provided and the shower head is more than 48 inches above the finished floor. B11 12 months
12.4.e.   The bench is inaccessible because it is 15 inches deep. LR1 12 months
12.5.   Men's Locker Room    
12.5.a.   The air dryer protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 12 months
12.5.b.   The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 17 inches from the side wall. ST17 12 months
12.5.c.   The shower is inaccessible because no shower spray unit is provided and the shower head is more than 48 inches above the finished floor. B11 12 months
12.5.d.   The bench is inaccessible because it is 15 inches deep. LR1 12 months
12.6.   Drinking Fountain by Locker Rooms    
12.6.a.   The drinking fountain is inaccessible because it has knee space that is only 24 inches high. DF5 12 months
12.6.b.   Although a designated accessible drinking fountain is provided, there is no drinking fountain provided for people who have difficulty bending or stooping. DF3 12 months
12.7.   Guard Room. The door is inaccessible because there is a 1 inch high threshold. D22 6 months
12.8.   First Aid. The door is inaccessible because there is a 1 inch high threshold. D22 6 months
12.9.   Concessions. The counter is inaccessible because it is 37 inches above the finished floor. C5 12 months
12.10.   Check-In Counter. The counter is inaccessible because it is 37 inches above the finished floor. C6 12 months
13.   Waveland Tennis Complex: 4900 University Drive
13.1.   Parking    
13.1.a.   The parking reserved for persons with disabilities is inaccessible because one of the designated accessible spaces is 74 inches wide due to the placement of the built-up ramp. P8 AR4 24 months
13.1.b.   The designated accessible parking is inaccessible because there is no vertical signage provided. P6 24 months
13.2.   Unisex Single User Toilet Room: Right    
13.2.a.   The toilet room sign is mounted on the door. TR18 24 months
13.2.b.   The toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 20 inches from the side wall. SU15 24 months
13.3.   Unisex Single Toilet Room: Left    
13.3.a.   The toilet room sign is mounted on the door. TR18 24 months
13.3.b.   No accessible mirror has been provided. TR14 24 months
13.3.c.   The toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 20 inches from the side wall. SU15 24 months
13.4.   Drinking Fountain by Toilet Rooms    
13.4.a.   The drinking fountain is inaccessible because it has a spout that is 39 inches above the finished floor. DF6 24 months
13.4.b.   Although a designated accessible drinking fountain is provided, there is no drinking fountain provided for people who have difficulty bending or stooping. DF3 24 months
13.4.c.   The drinking fountain protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane. AR8 24 months

 

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