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GUNZBURG, COWIE: For ADA compliance, we support a full inventory, building by building, floor by floor, room by room

“…the answer isn’t just an elevation or a ramp that will achieve the goal of compliance. We need to inventory the online curriculum, the door widths, the bathrooms, the playgrounds, the lunchrooms, the gyms, the parking lots, and the auditoriums, to name a few things, to ensure those areas are accessible too.” – Alan Gunzburg, Stephanie Cowie, First Selectman’s Committee for People with Disabilities Continue Reading →

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GROUP LETTER: The Superintendent’s Fix For ADA Compliance? A Rubric.

“The Superintendent should separate ADA compliance from other school related capital projects. It should be capital priority number one. These are urgently needed upgrades.” – Abbe Large, Alex Popp, Liz Tomassino, Josiane Parnell and Dan Quigley Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Celebrates ADA’s 28th Anniversary at ADA Compliant Pool in Byram

Greenwich Free Press

This event was held at the new Byram Park Pool, which proudly accommodates people with all sorts of disabilities.

Every area of the pool has gradual entries for those who can’t properly utilize stairs, and there are mechanisms in place to assist those who need to be lifted in or out of each pool. The lifeguards and other staff are able to assist those in need. Continue Reading →

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