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AccessibilityOnline: Transportation Facilities

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm EDT, July 12, 2018   |   Organized by: Great Lakes ADA Center

Description

Date/Time: July 12, 2018 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Location: Webinar

Description: Accessibility standards for transportation facilities apply to the construction and alteration of transportation facilities covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The Department of Transportation (DOT) adopted these standards based on updated guidelines issued by the Board. This session will review the provisions for fixed guideway stations, intercity rail stations, and bus shelters along with some along with some additional requirements established by the U S Department of Justice.

Registration

  • Required

  • Cost - Free

  • To register please click here - You must have an account and be signed in to complete your registration. For first time users you must create an account. This step is done only once and you will use the same account to register for different sessions throughout the year. After you create an account, you will immediately be able to register for any of our sessions.

  • Continuing Education

    • ACTCP - 1.5 credit hours

    • AIA CES - 1.5 credit hours

    • Certificate of Attendance -  1.5 credit hours

    • ICC - 1.5 credit hours

    • LA CES - 1.5 credit hours




Juliet Shoultz

Transportation Engineer

Juliet Shoultz currently serves as Transportation Systems Engineer in the Board's Office of Technical and Information Services (OTIS). She has 15 years of experience in transportation planning and engineering for state government. Most recently, she served as the ADA Policy Engineer at the Illinois Department of Transportation where she led development and implementation of the department's ADA transition plan and served as the department's accessibility expert, providing technical assistance and reviewing plans for state projects. She is a member of the Transportation Research Board Standing Committee on Paratransit and previously was a member of the Illinois Accessibility Code Revision Committee which was tasked with revising the Illinois Accessibility Code.

Scott J Windley

Accessibility Specialist

Scott Windley joined the Access Board in March of 1997. He previously worked for two years with The Center for Universal Design (previously Center for Accessible Housing) as a technical assistance specialist, providing technical assistance on accessible/universal housing and the Fair Housing Amendments Act and supervising students working with the Home Modification Clinic. Mr. Windley received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Idaho and subsequently served as an architecture and planning intern with the University's Facilities Planning and Design departments for two and a half years. He has given many presentations to students, advocates, and professionals on accessibility issues. Currently at the Board Mr. Windley oversees staff work on the Board's public rights-of-way rulemaking, provides technical assistance and training on the ADAAG and other standards, and manages AutoCAD production.

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