ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities
Please Note: Paragraph 58 of the Settlement Agreement requires that within three (3) 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 the City’s 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.||River Street Park, River and Houghton Streets|
|1.1.a.||There is no curb ramp provided from the crosswalk to the park entrance.||AR5||12 months|
|1.1.b.||The route into the playground is inaccessible because there is a 2½ inch vertical drop where the sidewalk and ramp meet.||AR1||12 months|
|2.||Alcombright Athletic Complex, 247 Protection Avenue|
|2.1.||Parking Lot by Soccer Field: The parking lot, with a total of 47 parking spaces, is inaccessible because it has no van accessible parking space. This lot requires 1 van accessible space and 1 standard accessible space.||P3||24 months|
|2.2.a.||The route to the equipment is inaccessible because there is a 3 inch vertical drop onto the playground surface.||AR1||24 months|
|2.2.b.||None of the play equipment is usable by children with disabilities.||PG1||24 months|
|2.3.||Men’s and Women’s Toilet Rooms: The toilet rooms contain a number of inaccessible elements and are not accessible to people with disabilities.||TR22||24 months|
|2.4.||Parking Lot by Baseball Fields: The parking lot, with a total of 58 parking spaces, is inaccessible because there are only 2 designated accessible parking spaces, there is no vertical signage, there is no van accessible space, and the shared access aisle is less than 50 inches wide. This lot requires 1 van accessible space and 2 standard accessible spaces.||P3||24 months|
|2.5.||Concession Stand: The counter is inaccessible because it is 40 inches high on the interior side and 44 inches on the exterior side.||C5||24 months|