ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities

Please Note: Paragraph 53 of the Settlement Agreement requires that within three months of the effective date of this Agreement, the Town will 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 Town facilities for which construction was commenced after January 26, 1992, are readily accessible to and usable by persons with disabilities, the Town 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.

Ernest W. Bell Animal Shelter

68 Stevens Road

   

1.1.

Parking. The parking lot, with a total of 3 parking spaces, is inaccessible because there are no accessible spaces. This lot requires 1 van accessible space.

P3

12 months

1.2.

Entrance Ramp. The ramp to the entrance is inaccessible because no handrails are provided.

R4

12 months

1.3.

Storage Sheds

   

1.3.a.

The route to the storage shed located on the right side of the shelter is inaccessible because the grass is not stable, firm, and slip resistant.

AR1

6 months

1.3.b.

The storage shed on the left side of the shelter is inaccessible because there is a step up into it.

AR1

6 months

1.4.

Dog Exercise Area. The route to the area in the rear of the building is inaccessible because there is a threshold at the rear entrance that is more than ¾ inch high.

D23AR1

6 months

1.5.

Single-User Toilet Room. The toilet room contains a number of inaccessible elements and is not accessible to people with disabilities.

SU13

12 months

1.6.

Animal Hygiene/Employee Kitchen

   

1.6.a.

The kitchen utility sink is inaccessible because it has knob hardware and does not have adequate knee clearance.

S2

6 months

1.6.b.

The towel bar is inaccessible because it is mounted 60 inches above the finished floor.

TR5

6 months

2.

Vinnicum Woods Cemetery

241 Vinnicum Road

   

2.1.

Parking. The parking lot, with a total of approximately 20 parking spaces, is inaccessible because it has no designated accessible parking spaces. This lot requires 1 van accessible space.

P3

6 months

3.

Fire Station #4

1680 G. A. R. Highway

   

3.1.

Parking. The parking lot, with a total of approximately 22 parking spaces, is inaccessible because it has no van accessible parking space and the access aisle is 53 inches wide. This lot requires 1 van accessible space.

P3

6 months


 

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