ATTACHMENT I: Modifications to Newly Constructed Facilities

Please Note: Paragraph 45 of the Settlement Agreement requires that within six months of the effective date of this Agreement, the County 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 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.

New Administration/ Evidence Building, 1 Kansas City Street, Pennington, South Dakota

1.1.

Entrance: The route from the accessible parking to the main entrance is inaccessible because it requires traversing stairs.

AR2

30 months

1.2.

Parking: The designated accessible parking spaces are inaccessible because no vertical signs are provided.

 P3

30 months

1.3

Room 3123.2, 1st floor, Staff Lockers

30 months

1.3.1

There are no accessible lockers provided.

LR3

30 months

1.4

Rooms 3102 (Stair B), 3140 (Stair C), 3144 (Stair D), and 3109 (Stair E)

1.4.1

This area is inaccessible because the vertical clearance underneath the stairs is less than 80 inches high.

AR6

30 months

1.5

Rooms 3101 (Elevator A) and 3109 (Elevator B)

1.5.1

No accessible elevator is provided.

E1

30 months

1.6

Room 3117, 1st floor, Commission Chambers/Boardroom: The Commission Chambers/Boardroom is inaccessible there is no wheelchair access to the dais.

AA6

30 months

1.7

Rooms 3115 and 3116, 1st floor, Toilet Rooms

1.7.1

The lavatory is inaccessible because there is no forward approach clear floor space or knee clearance.

 LS5

30 months

1.8

Room 2142, 1st floor, Vestibule: The vestibule is inaccessible.

D4

30 months

1.9

Room 3210.2, 2nd floor: The storage units throughout the facility contain a number of inaccessible elements and is not accessible to people with disabilities.

CT1

30 months

1.10

The door signage provided throughout the facility is inaccessible because it is not detailed on schedule.

D15

30 months

1.11

The feminine product dispensers throughout the facility contains a number of inaccessible elements and is not accessible to people with disabilities.

CT1

30 months

 

1.12

The closet rods throughout the facility contains a number of inaccessible elements and is not accessible to people with disabilities.

CT1

30 months

 

1.13

The shelf height throughout the facility contains a number of inaccessible elements and is not accessible to people with disabilities.

CT1

30 months

1.14

The facility is inaccessible because, although the facility contains a fire alarm system, there are no visible alarms provided in (*toilet rooms, corridors, meeting rooms, lobbies, etc.).

AL1

30 months

 

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