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Accessibility in Outdoor Recreation Facilities

August 15 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us for this FREE workshop to learn about providing accessibility in outdoor developed areas and recreation facilities as outlined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) & Architectural Barriers Act (ABA). This workshop will provide an overview of accessibility standards for outdoor developed areas and recreation facilities such as pedestrian trails, beaches, picnic & camping areas, playgrounds, swimming pools, and sports facilities.

August 15, 2019 | 1:00 – 4:00pm

Presenter: Bill Botten, Accessibility Specialist at the U.S. Access Board

Lansing Community College:  5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing | West Campus-Buick Room (M122)

Registration: Seating is limited, please register online in advance.

This conference is designed for staff from Centers for Independent Living, parks & recreation planners, public planning & building authorities, landscape architects, ADA Coordinators and anyone interested in accessibility.

If you have questions about this conference, contact Paul Ecklund at (269) 345-1516 x 117 or ecklundp@dnswm.org.
This is a fragrance-free event; please do not wear perfume, cologne or other scented products.

This workshop is funded in part by ADA Michigan, an affiliate of the Great Lakes ADA Center, through grant #90DP0091-01-00 from the National Institute of Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research.

Details

Date:
August 15
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.dnswm.org/providing-accessibility-in-the-great-outdoors/

Venue

Lansing Community College – West Campus
5708 Cornerstone Drive
Lansing, MI 48917 United States
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