SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT BETWEEN

 

THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

 

AND

 

THE CITY OF FORSYTH, MONTANA

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE COMPLAINT NUMBER 204-44-42

 

 

 

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I. BACKGROUND 

A. SCOPE OF THE INVESTIGATION

The United States Department of Justice ("Department") initiated this matter as a compliance review of the City of Forsyth, Montana, ("City") under title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"), 42 U.S.C. §§ 12131-12134, and the Department's implementing regulation, 28 C.F.R. Part 35.

The review was conducted by the Disability Rights Section of the Department's Civil Rights Division and focused on the City's compliance with the following title II requirements:

The Department limited its program access review to those of the City's programs, services, and activities that operate in the following facilities: City Hall, Municipal Pool, and Transfer Station, and the polling services in Forsyth High School and the County Court House.

 

B. JURISDICTION

 

II. REMEDIAL ACTION

 

III. IMPLEMENTATION AND ENFORCEMENT

 

For the United States:

__________________________________

BILL LANN LEE,
Acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights

By:________________________________

JOHN L. WODATCH, Chief
ALLISON NICHOL, Deputy Chief
SUSAN B. REILLY, Supervisory Attorney
CELESTE A. SIMMONS, Investigator
Disability Rights Section
Civil Rights Division
U.S. Department of Justice
P.O. Box 66738
Washington, DC 20035-6738

Date _____________________________

 

For the City:

__________________________________

MAYOR DANIEL MURION
P.O. Box 226
Forsyth, Montana 59327-0226

Date ______________________________

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