ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities

Please Note: Paragraph 52 of the Settlement Agreement requires that within twenty-four 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.

Riverside Beach Family Aquatic Center, located at Pennsylvania & Oak Streets

1.1.

Route to Main Entrance. The route is inaccessible because it has a cross slope of up to 4.3%.

AR1

24 months

1.2.

Life Guard Office Unisex Single User Toilet Room

1.2.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 25 pounds of force to open.

D2

24 months

1.2.b.

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR14

24 months

1.3.

Women’s Locker Room

1.3.a.

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR14

24 months

1.3.b.

The lavatory is inaccessible because the top of the rim or counter is 34½ inches high.

TR11

24 months

1.3.c.

No accessible coat hook has been provided.

TR1

24 months

1.3.d.

The toilet paper dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted 46 inches from the rear wall.

SU17

24 months

1.3.e.

The roll-in shower is inaccessible because there are grab bars provided on only 2 walls.

B8

24 months

1.3.f.

The bench is inaccessible because it is 18 deep and it does not provide clear floor space alongside to allow a transfer.

LR1

24 months

1.3.g.

The lockers are inaccessible because they require grasping and twisting of the wrist to open.

LR3

24 months

1.4.

Men’s Locker Room

1.4.a.

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR14

24 months

1.4.b.

The lavatory is inaccessible because the top of the rim or counter is 34½ inches high.

TR11

24 months

1.4.c.

No accessible coat hook has been provided.

TR1

24 months

1.4.d.

The toilet paper dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted 46 inches from the rear wall.

SU17

24 months

1.4.e.

The roll-in shower is inaccessible because there are grab bars provided on only 2 walls.

B8

24 months

1.4.f.

The bench is inaccessible because it is 18 deep and it does not provide clear floor space alongside to allow a transfer.

LR1

24 months

1.4.g.

The lockers are inaccessible because they require grasping and twisting of the wrist to open.

LR3

24 months

1.5.

Unisex Single User Family Toilet Room

1.5.a.

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR14

24 months

1.5.b.

The toilet paper dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted 47 inches from the rear wall.

SU17

24 months

2.

Ash Youth Center, located at 150 North 10th Street

2.1.

Parking

2.1.a.

The designated accessible parking space is inaccessible because it has no access aisle.

P1

30 months

2.1.b.

The designated accessible parking space is inaccessible because the sign is mounted too low, and there is no van-accessible signage provided.

P6

30 months

2.2.

Route from Parking Lot to Main Entrance. The curb ramp is inaccessible because it has a slope of 10.1%.

AR5

30 months

2.3.

Tapered Columns. The route throughout the facility is inaccessible because the tapered columns obstruct the head room.

AR7

30 months

2.4.

Drinking Fountains. Although a designated accessible drinking fountain is provided, there is no drinking fountain provided for people who have difficulty bending or stooping.

DF3

30 months

2.5.

Gymnasium

2.5.a.

The thermostat protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR8

30 months

2.5.b.

The drinking fountain is inaccessible because the flow of water is less than 4 inches high.

DF7

30 months

2.5.c.

The drinking fountain protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR8

30 months

2.6.

Women’s Locker Room

2.6.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 9 pounds of force to open.

D2

30 months

2.6.b.

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR14

30 months

2.6.c.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because there is insufficient clear floor space.

ST18

30 months

2.6.d.

No accessible coat hook has been provided.

TR1

30 months

2.6.e.

The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted with the far end 47 inches from the rear wall, it is 32 inches high, and it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser.

ST6

30 months

2.6.f.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the flush valve.

ST5

30 months

2.6.g.

There is no accessible shower provided.

B8

30 months

2.6.h.

The bench is inaccessible because it is 12½ inches deep, it is not fixed to the wall, it is 16 inches high, and it does not provide clear floor space alongside to allow a transfer.

LR1

30 months

2.6.i.

The lavatory adjacent to the shower is inaccessible because it has twist-type hardware.

TR10

30 months

2.6.j.

The lavatory adjacent to the shower is inaccessible because the hot water pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

TR12

30 months

2.6.k.

The air dryers protrude into the walkway and are not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR8

30 months

2.7.

Men’s Locker Room

2.7.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 10 pounds of force to open.

D2

30 months

2.7.b.

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR14

30 months

2.7.c.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because there is insufficient clear floor space.

ST18

30 months

2.7.d.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 15 inches from the side wall.

ST17

30 months

2.7.e.

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

ST2

30 months

2.7.f.

No accessible coat hook has been provided.

TR1

30 months

2.7.g.

The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted with the far end 47 inches from the rear wall and it is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser.

ST7

30 months

2.7.h.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the flush valve.

ST5

30 months

2.7.i.

There is no accessible shower provided.

B8

30 months

2.7.j.

The bench is inaccessible because it is 12½ inches deep, it is not fixed to the wall, it is 16 inches high, and it does not provide clear floor space alongside to allow a transfer.

LR1

30 months

2.7.k.

The lavatory adjacent to the shower is inaccessible because it has twist-type hardware.

TR10

30 months

2.7.l.

The lavatory adjacent to the shower is inaccessible because the hot water pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

TR12

30 months

2.7.m.

The air dryers and paper towel dispensers protrude into the walkway and are not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR8

30 months

2.8.

Pool

2.8.a.

The doors to the locker rooms are inaccessible because they require 11 to 12 pounds of force to open.

D2

30 months

2.8.b.

There is no access to the swimming pool for people with disabilities.

PO1

30 months

2.9.

Meeting Room. The door is inaccessible because it requires 9 pounds of force to open.

D2

30 months

2.10.

Staff Office. The door is inaccessible because it requires 6 pounds of force to open.

D2

30 months

3.

Independence Public Library, located at 220 E. Maple Street

3.1.

Route to Entrance

3.1.a.

The curb ramp from Maple Street is inaccessible because it has a slope of 13.7%.

AR5

24 months

3.1.b.

The sidewalk is inaccessible because it has a cross slope of up to 5.2%.

AR1

24 months

3.2.

1st Floor of Library

3.2.a.

The card catalog computer is inaccessible because the keyboard is on a table 40 inches high that lacks knee or toe clearance.

C3

24 months

3.2.b.

The library route is inaccessible because the underside of the stairway is an overhead hazard.

AR7

24 months

3.3.

1st Floor Women’s Toilet Room with Stalls

3.3.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 7 pounds of force to open.

D2

24 months

3.3.b.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 19½ inches from the side wall.

ST17

24 months

3.3.c.

The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted 50½ inches from the rear wall.

ST7

24 months

3.4.

1st Floor Men’s Toilet Room with Stalls

3.4.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 8 pounds of force to open.

D2

24 months

3.4.b.

The urinal is inaccessible because the rim is 23 inches high.

TR20

24 months

3.4.c.

The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is 36 inches long.

ST7

24 months

3.5.

1st Floor Drinking Fountain near Front Desk. The wall-mounted drinking fountains are inaccessible because the higher fountain provides only 26 inches of clear knee height.

DF5

24 months

3.6.

3rd Floor Single User Unisex Toilet Room

3.6.a.

The lavatory is inaccessible because the bottom of the apron is 25½ inches high.

TR11

24 months

3.6.b.

The toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is15½ inches from the side wall.

SU15

24 months

3.6.c.

The rear grab bar at the toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted 7 inches from the side wall.

SU3

24 months

3.7.

Cutler Conference Room. The coat rack is inaccessible because it is 63 inches high.

TR5

24 months

3.8.

1st Floor Women’s Toilet Room with Stalls near Carnegie

3.8.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 8 pounds of force to open.

D2

24 months

3.8.b.

The lavatory is inaccessible because the top of the rim is 36 inches high.

TR11

24 months

3.8.c.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 22½ inches from the side wall.

ST17

24 months

3.8.d.

The side grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted with the far end 51 inches from the rear wall.

ST7

24 months

3.8.e.

The rear grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted 11 inches from the side wall.

ST4

24 months

3.9.

1st Floor Men’s Toilet Room with Stalls near Carnegie

3.9.a.

The door is inaccessible because it requires 10 pounds of force to open.

D2

24 months

3.9.b.

The urinal is inaccessible because the rim is 21 inches high and the flush control is 49 inches high.

TR20

24 months

3.9.c.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 15 inches high.

ST20

24 months

3.9.d.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because its centerline is 13½ inches from the side wall.

ST17

24 months

3.9.e.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the side grab bar is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser.

ST8

24 months

3.9.f.

The grab bars at the designated accessible toilet are inaccessible because they are mounted 30 inches high.

ST12

24 months

3.9.g.

The rear grab bar at the designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because it is mounted 8½ inches from the side wall.

ST3

24 months


 

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