ATTACHMENT J: Modifications to Altered 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 in which alterations occurred 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 period specified below, which time period will begin to run on the effective date of this Agreement.

Item #

Access Issue

Required Action

Completion Date

1.

COURTHOUSE - 128 N. 2nd Street

1.1

Parking:

1.1.a

The designated van accessible parking spaces are inaccessible because the access aisles are 60 to 63 inches wide and the signs are mounted lower than 60 inches high to the bottom of the sign.

P5

6 months

1.1.b

The designated accessible parking spaces are inaccessible because some of the spaces lack vertical signs mounted at the head of the space and the existing signs are mounted lower than 60 inches high to the bottom of the sign.

P3

6 months

1.2

Toilet Rooms, Basement - 4th Floor: Although there are inaccessible toilet rooms on each floor, there are no signs directing people with disabilities to the accessible toilet rooms.

TR10

6 months

1.3

Signage: Hallways throughout the facility are inaccessible because the vertical clearance underneath the wall-mounted signs is less than80 inches high.

AR6

6 months

1.4

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room, 1st Floor:

1.4.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 12 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.4.b

The toilet room is inaccessible because the door swings into the required clear floor space at the lavatory.

TR12

24 months

1.4.c

No accessible coat hook is provided.

TR3

6 months

1.4.d

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

1.4.e

The baby changing station is inaccessible because it is mounted with the handle 53 inches high.

CT4

6 months

1.4.f

The toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 15 1/2 inches high.

TR9

12 months

1.4.g

The toilet is inaccessible because the side grab bar is mounted with its farthest end 48 inches from the rear wall.

TR16

6 months

1.5

Veteran’s Programs, Room 103:The door is inaccessible because it requires 14 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.6

Human Services, Room 102:

1.6.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 15 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.6.b

The counter is inaccessible because it is 44 inches high.

C1

18 months

1.7

Emergency Management, Room 110:

1.7.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 14 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.7.b

The push side of the door is inaccessible because it has only 8 inches of clear space on the latch side.

D5

24 months

1.8

Assessors Office, Room 112:The door is inaccessible because it requires 10 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.9

Treasurer’s Office, Room 115:

1.9.a

The cashier’s counter in the property tax office is inaccessible because it is 42 inches high.

C1

18 months

1.9.b

The exit door is inaccessible because it requires 16 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.10

Auditor’s Office, Room 117: The door is inaccessible because it requires 16 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.11

1st Floor Drinking Fountain: This area is inaccessible because the drinking fountain protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

6 months

1.12

2nd Floor Drinking Fountain: This area is inaccessible because the drinking fountain protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

6 months

1.13

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room, 2nd Floor:

1.13.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 19 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.13.b

The toilet room is inaccessible because the paper towel dispenser protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

6 months

1.13.c

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

1.13.d

The toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 16 inches high.

TR9

12 months

1.13.e

The toilet is inaccessible because the far end of the side grab bar is mounted 46 inches from the rear wall.

TR17

6 months

1.14

Courtroom #3, Room 227:

1.14.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 17 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.14.b

The witness stand and jury box are inaccessible because they can be accessed only by steps.

AR2

30 months

1.14.c

The gallery is inaccessible because there are no wheelchair spaces provided.

AA6

30 months

1.14.d

The courtroom is inaccessible because there is no assisting listening system provided.

AA4

30 months

1.15

Jury Deliberation Rooms: The door to each of the deliberation rooms is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping,pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

1.16

Men’s and Women’s Jury Deliberation Single User Toilet Rooms: Both toilet rooms contain a number of inaccessible elements and are not accessible to people with disabilities.

TR1

30 months

1.17

Courtroom #1 and #2, Room 228 (Note: Courtroom #1 was in use at the time of the Department’s visit.)

1.17.a

The door to Courtroom #2 is inaccessible because it requires 19 pounds of force to open. Ensure that the door to Courtroom #1 is accessible.

D3

6 months

1.17.b

The witness stands and jury boxes are inaccessible because they can be accessed only by steps.

AR2

30 months

1.17.c

The galleries are inaccessible because there are no wheelchair spaces provided.

AA6

30 months

1.17.d

The courtrooms are inaccessible because there are no assisting listening systems provided.

AA4

30 months

1.18

Courtroom #4, Room 205:

1.18.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 11 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.18.b

The witness stand is inaccessible because it can be accessed only by steps.

AR2

30 months

1.18.c

The gallery is inaccessible because there are no wheelchair spaces provided.

AA6

30 months

1.18.d

The courtroom is inaccessible because there is no assisting listening system provided.

AA4

30 months

1.19

District Court Civil Department, Room 213: This area is inaccessible because the counter protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

24 months

1.20

Victim Witness Interview Room, Room 203:

1.20.a

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

D3

6 months

1.20.b

The door is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting oft he wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

1.21

Utility Payments, Room 200:

1.21.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 12 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.21.b

The signage provided is inaccessible because it is mounted 64 inches above the finished floor and does not have raised and Braille characters.

D15

6 months

1.22

Prosecutors Office, Room 233:

1.22.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 15 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.22.b

This area is inaccessible because the counter protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

24 months

1.22.c

The signage provided is inaccessible because it is mounted above the doors and does not have raised and Braille characters.

D15

6 months

1.23

Commissioners Office, Room 232:

1.23.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 19 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.23.b

The door is inaccessible because the thumb latch hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

1.23.c

The counter is inaccessible because it is 43 1/2 inches high.

C1

18 months

1.23.d

This area is inaccessible because the counter protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

24 months

1.24

Superior Courtroom #5, Room306:

1.24.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 20 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.24.b

The courtroom is inaccessible because there is no signage informing the public of the availability of an assistive listening system.

AA3

30 months

1.24.c

The witness stand and jury box are inaccessible because they can be accessed only by steps.

AR2

30 months

1.24.d

The route through the swinging gate at the bar is inaccessible because it is only 22 1/2 inches wide.

AR3

24 months

1.25

Courtroom #2, Room 323:

1.25.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 14 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.25.b

The courtroom is inaccessible because there is no signage informing the public of the availability of an assistive listening system.

AA3

30 months

1.25.c

The jury box is inaccessible because it has fixed seating and a 20 inch opening to the jury box preventing a juror using a wheelchair from sitting in the jury box.

AA9
AR3

30 months

1.25.d

The witness stand and jury box are inaccessible because they can be accessed only by steps.

AR2

30 months

1.26

Women Single-User Toilet Room For Jury Rooms 319 and 320:

1.26.a

The toilet room is inaccessible because the sign has no raised or Braille characters and is mounted on the door, which has a hold-open device.

TR11

6 months

1.26.b

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

1.26.c

The lavatory is inaccessible because the hardware requires twisting of the wrist to operate.

LS4

6 months

1.26.d

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

TR18

6 months

1.27

Men Single-User Toilet Room For Jury Rooms 319 and 320:

1.27.a

The toilet room is inaccessible because the sign has no raised or Braille characters and is mounted on the door, which has a hold-open device.

TR11

6 months

1.27.b

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

1.27.c

The lavatory is inaccessible because the hardware requires twisting of the wrist to operate.

LS4

6 months

1.27.d

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

TR4

12 months

1.27.e

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

TR18

6 months

1.28

Jury Room 305: The door is inaccessible because it requires 9 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.29

Men Single-User Toilet Room For Jury Room 305:

1.29.a

The toilet room is inaccessible because the sign has no raised or Braille characters and is mounted on the door, which has a hold-open device.

TR11

6 months

1.29.b

No accessible mirror has been provided.

TR5

6 months

1.29.c

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

1.29.d

The lavatory is inaccessible because the hardware requires twisting of the wrist to operate.

LS4

6 months

1.29.e

The toilet is inaccessible because no grab bars are provided.

TR18

12 months

1.30

Women Single-User Toilet Room For Jury Room 305:

1.30.a

The toilet room is inaccessible because the sign has no raised or Braille characters and is mounted on the door, which has a hold-open device.

TR11

6 months

1.30.b

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

1.30.c

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

1.30.d

The lavatory is inaccessible because the hardware requires twisting of the wrist to operate.

LS4

6 months

1.30.e

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

TR4

12 months

1.30.f

The toilet is inaccessible because no grab bars are provided.

TR18

12 months

1.31

Unisex Single-User Toilet Rooms, 3rd Floor (Near Superior Court):

1.31.a

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

D3

6 months

1.31.b

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

1.31.c

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

1.31.d

The toilet is inaccessible because the far end of the side grab bar is mounted with the far end 48inches from the rear wall.

TR17

6 months

1.32

Drinking Fountains, 3rd Floor (Near Superior Court): This area is inaccessible because the drinking fountain protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

6 months

1.33

Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Room 329: The door is inaccessible because it requires 8 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.34

Public Services Lobby, 4th Floor: This area is inaccessible because the counter protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

24 months

1.35

Unisex Single User Toilet Room, 4th Floor:

1.35.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 15 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.35.b

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

1.35.c

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

TR9

12 months

1.36

Law Library, Room 33, Basement: The door is inaccessible because it requires 10 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.37

Grants Office, Room 30, Basement:

1.37.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 19 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.37.b

The door is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

1.37.c

This area is inaccessible because the counter protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

24 months

1.38

Human Resources, Room 27, Basement:

1.38.a

The door is inaccessible because it requires 17 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

1.38.b

The pull side of the door is inaccessible because it has only 6 inches of clear space on the latch side.

D5

24 months

1.39

Assessment and Referral Services, Room 18-B, Basement: The door is inaccessible because it requires 17 pounds of force to open.

D3

6 months

2

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION BUILDING - 104 N. 1st Street

2.1

Signage: Hallways throughout the facility are inaccessible because the vertical clearance underneath the wall-mounted signs is less than80 inches high.

AR6

6 months

2.2

Drinking Fountain (Lobby Area):

2.2.a

The drinking fountain is inaccessible because the flow of water is 2 inches high.

DF5

6 months

2.2.b

The drinking fountain is inaccessible because the controls require 6 pounds of force to operate.

DF2

6 months

2.2.c

The drinking fountain is inaccessible because it provides only 16 inches of clear knee height.

DF4

6 months

2.3

Women Toilet Room With Stalls (Lobby Area):

2.3.a

The toilet room is inaccessible because the sign is mounted on the door.

TR11

6 months

2.3.b

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

D3

6 months

2.3.c

The door is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

2.3.d

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

2.3.e

The paper towel dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted with the controls 60 inches high.

CT4

6 months

2.3.f

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

2.3.g

The toilet compartment is inaccessible because it is 56 inches long and 40 inches wide.

TR23

30 months

2.3.h

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 20 inches high.

TR9

6 months

2.3.i

The toilet is inaccessible because the center line is 20 inches from the side wall.

TR7

30 months

2.3.j

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

TR4

12 months

2.3.k

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

TR18

6 months

2.4

Men Toilet Room With Stalls (Lobby Area):

2.4.a

The toilet room is inaccessible because the sign is mounted on the door.

TR11

6 months

2.4.b

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

D3

6 months

2.4.c

The door is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

2.4.d

This area is inaccessible because the paper towel dispenser protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

6 months

2.4.e

The paper towel dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted with the controls 60 inches high.

CT4

6 months

2.4.f

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

LS2

6 months

2.4.g

The urinal is inaccessible because the route to it is only 28 1/2 inches wide.

AR3

30 months

2.4.h

The toilet compartment is inaccessible because it is 56 inches long and 41 inches wide.

TR23

30 months

2.4.i

The designated accessible toilet is inaccessible because the top of the seat is 20 inches high.

TR9

6 months

2.4.j

The toilet is inaccessible because the center line is 20 inches from the side wall.

TR7

30 months

2.4.k

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

TR4

12 months

2.4.l

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

TR18

6 months

2.5

Parking: The designated accessible parking spaces are inaccessible because there is no “Van Accessible” sign.

P3

6 months

2.6

Probation Conference Room:

2.6.a

The signage provided is inaccessible because it does not have raised and Braille characters.

D15

6 months

2.6.b

The door is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

2.7

Washington State Office:

2.7.a

The signage provided is inaccessible because it does not have raised and Braille characters.

D15

6 months

2.7.b

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

D3

6 months

2.8

Basement Lobby: This area is inaccessible because the wall-mounted trash receptacle by the elevator protrudes into the walkway and is not detectable to blind persons using a cane.

AR7

6 months

2.9

Department of Corrections (Basement):

2.9.a

The signage provided is inaccessible because it does not have raised and Braille characters.

D15

6 months

2.9.b

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

D3

6 months

2.10

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room (Basement):

2.10.a

The lavatory is inaccessible because the water supply and drain pipes are not insulated or otherwise configured to protect against contact.

LS2

6 months

2.10.b

The toilet paper dispenser is inaccessible because it is mounted more than 9 inches from the front of the toilet.

TR6

6 months

2.10.c

The toilet is inaccessible because the clear floor space is obstructed by the cabinet.

TR24

24 months

2.11

Meeting Room/Conference Room B-1B (Basement): The door is inaccessible because the knob hardware requires tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate.

D2

6 months

3

SHERIFF’S OFFICE BUILDING - 1822 S. 1st Street

3.1

Parking Lot: The designated accessible parking spaces are inaccessible because the vertical signs are mounted less than 60 inches high to the bottom of the sign.

P3

6 months

3.2

Route From Parking Lot To Entrance: The route is inaccessible because it has a running slope between 5.3% and 6.7%, and lacks the required ramp features.

AR1

24 months

3.3

Entrance: The door is inaccessible because there is a slope of6.7% within the required maneuvering clearance.

D7

24 months

3.4

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room (Lobby Area):

3.4.a

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

3.4.b

The lavatory is inaccessible because the hardware requires twisting of the wrist to operate.

LS4

6 months

3.4.c

The toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the toilet tank.

TR15

6 months

3.5

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room (Near Rear Of Office):

3.5.a

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

3.5.b

The toilet is inaccessible because the rear grab bar is obstructed by the toilet tank.

TR15

6 months

4

NOXIOUS WEED WAREHOUSE AND OFFICE - 1213 S.18th Street

4.1

Parking Lot: The designated van accessible parking space is inaccessible because the access aisle is 80 inches wide.

P6

6 months

5

TECHNOLOGY SERVICES BUILDING - 220 N. 1st Street

5.1

Reception Counter: The counter is inaccessible because it is 42 inches high.

C1

18 months

5.2

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room (Left-hand side): The toilet is inaccessible because the side grab bar is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser and the rear grab bar is obstructed by the toilet seat cover dispenser.

TR15

6 months

5.3

Unisex Single-User Toilet Room (Right-hand side):

5.3.a

No accessible mirror is provided.

TR5

6 months

5.3.b

The toilet is inaccessible because the side grab bar is obstructed by the toilet paper dispenser and the rear grab bar is obstructed by the toilet seat cover dispenser.

TR15

6 months

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