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Assembly Area Information Forum - September 6, 2018

Published: June 26, 2018 at 1:06AM

Save the date for the U.S. Access Board's Information Meeting on Assembly Area Accessibility! More details to follow, but here is what the...

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FREE Playground Funding Guide from GameTime

Published: May 16, 2018 at 9:05AM

From GameTime: According to a recent study, there is an estimated $360 billion available from funding sources for community play and...

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OTIS Director Marsha Mazz to Retire in June

Published: May 01, 2018 at 3:05PM

From the U.S. Access Board: Marsha Mazz, Director of the Board's Office of Technical and Information Services (OTIS), plans to retire in...

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Kathy Eng Joins Access Board Staff as a Senior ICT Accessibility Specialist

Published: April 26, 2018 at 7:04PM

From the U.S. Access Board: Kathy Eng has joined the U.S. Access Board as a Senior ICT Accessibility Specialist where she will provide...

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CCDA's Top Ten Construction-Related ADA Violations - New 2017 Data

Published: March 29, 2018 at 6:03PM

From CCDA's website: The California Commission on Disability Access is pleased to provide the 2017 Annual Report to the California State...

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Lance Robertson Elected Chair of the U.S. Access Board, Karen Tamley Chosen Vice Chair

Published: March 15, 2018 at 7:03PM

From the U.S. Access Board: On March 14 the U.S. Access Board elected Lance Robertson as its new Chair. Robertson represents the U.S....

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Call for Presentation Proposals: 2018 Mid-Atlantic ADA Update Conference

Published: March 13, 2018 at 1:03AM

From the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center: TransCen's Mid-Atlantic ADA Center invites interested speakers to share their experience and expertise at...

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Andrés J. Gallegos Appointed to National Council on Disability

Published: February 28, 2018 at 3:02AM

From the National Council on Disability (NCD) in Washington, DC on February 22, 2018: "The National Council on Disability (NCD) – an independent...

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Corada's Senior Technical Director Selected for DSA ACC

Published: October 28, 2017 at 4:10AM

California's Division of the State Architect (DSA) has established the Access Code Collaborative (ACC) to create a diverse, representative...

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What is the Difference between Accessible, Universal and Usable Design?

Published: September 21, 2017 at 6:09PM

This is a question we sometimes hear when working with designers, architects and engineers. While each term has different criteria, focus and...

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NCMM Health Care Access Design Challenge 2017

Published: September 05, 2017 at 3:09PM

The National Center for Mobility Management (NCMM), with funding from the Federal Transit Administration, is pleased to announce the Health...

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A yoga studio, florist, and cafe all benefited from one SIP project, which updated the building facade and made for more inviting entrances. In addition, the SIP funding helped cover the cost of automatic door openers, which makes these businesses easier to access by people with disabilities.

Cambridge's Programs Successful in Improving Accessibility to Businesses

Published: September 01, 2017 at 1:09AM

The Community Development Department of the City of Cambridge, Massachusetts has proactively developed programs to help business owners improve...

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