ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities

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.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 8, 1800 Richter Avenue

 

1.1.

Courtroom:

1.1.1.

The route to the witness stand is inaccessible because the opening width is 17 inches and there is a 6 inch step to the stand.

AR2; AR3

24 months

1.1.2.

The route to the judge's bench is inaccessible because there are two 6 inch steps to the bench.

AR2

24 months

1.1.3.

The courtroom is inaccessible to people with hearing disabilities because, although there are 50 or more fixed seats, there is no assistive listening system provided. This courtroom requires 3 receivers.

AA4

6 months

1.2.

Employee Single User Toilet Room: The door is inaccessible because it requires 6 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.3.

Public Single User Toilet Room: The door is inaccessible because it requires 6 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

2.

Extraco Events Center, 4613 Bosque, Waco

2.1.

Will Call Ticket Window (Outside): The counter is inaccessible because it is 32 1/2 inches wide.

C1

24 months

2.2.

Tickets and Credentials (Inside): The counters are inaccessible because they are 42 inches high and 32 inches wide.

C1

24 months

2.3.

Main Office (Lobby): The door is inaccessible because it requires 8 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

2.4.

Women's Single User Toilet Room (Main Office):

2.4.1.

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

D3

6 months

2.5.

Men's Single User Toilet Room (Main Office):

2.5.1.

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

D3

6 months

2.6.

Unisex Single User Toilet Room (Board Room):

2.6.1.

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

D3

6 months

3.

Bill Logue Juvenile Detention Center, 2601 Gholson Road

3.1.

Parking/Route: The route is inaccessible because there are no wheel stops provided to ensure that the walkway in front of the accessible parking spaces is not narrowed or infringed upon.

AR1

12 months

3.2.

Juvenile Justice Center Courtroom:

3.2.1.

The route to the jury box is inaccessible because the route is 16 inches wide with a 6 inch step into the box.

AR2; AR3

24 months

3.2.2.

The jury box has fixed seating preventing a juror using a wheelchair from sitting in the jury box.

AA9

24 months

3.2.3.

The gallery is inaccessible because there are no designated accessible wheelchair seating areas are provided with fixed companion seating.

AA6

24 months

3.3.

Visitation: The door to the visitation room is inaccessible because knob hardware is used.

D2

12 months

3.4.

Client Dressing Room:

3.4.1.

The toilet is inaccessible because there are no grab bars provided.

TR18

12 months

3.4.2.

There is no accessible shower provided.

B2

12 months

3.5.

Gym Single User Toilet Room:

3.5.1.

The toilet is inaccessible because there are no grab bars provided.

TR18

12 months

3.5.2.

There is no toilet paper dispenser provided.

TR6

12 months

3.6.

Cafeteria: The cafeteria is not accessible to people using wheelchairs.

DW1

12 months

4.

Alternative Shelter for Runaways

4.1.

Parking: The designated accessible parking is inaccessible because it lacks vertical signage.

P3

6 months

4.2.

Route: There is no accessible route between the basketball court and the picnic pavilion.

AR1

18 months

5.

Jack Harwell Detention Center, 3101 Marlin Highway

5.1.

Telephone (Booking): The telephone is inaccessible because it is 56 inches high to the highest operable part, and the cord is 15 inches long.

TT1

6 months

5.2.

Telephone (Booking - Group Holding Cell #205):

5.2.1.

The telephone is inaccessible because it is 56 inches high to the highest operable part, and the cord is 15 inches long.

TT1

6 months

5.2.2.

The space directly in front of the telephone is inaccessible because it has a 17 inch wide clear floor space that is blocked by a fixed bench.

AR10

6 months

5.3.

Medical (Negative Airflow Room #313):

5.3.1.

The toilet is inaccessible because the grab bars are mounted 37 inches high.

TR19

6 months

5.4.

Women's Single User Toilet Room (Lobby): The toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is 33 inches long.

TR14

6 months

5.5.

Men's Single User Toilet Room (Lobby): The toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is 33 inches long.

TR14

6 months

6.

Shepherd Mullens Correctional Visitation Center, 3421 Marlin Highway

6.1.

Women's Toilet Room with Stalls:

6.1.1.

The toilet room sign is mounted on the door.

TR11

6 months

6.1.2.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is 33 inches long.

TR14

6 months

6.2.

Men's Toilet Room with Stalls:

6.2.1.

The toilet room sign is mounted on the door.

TR11

6 months

6.2.2.

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is 33 inches long.

TR14

6 months

 

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