Delphi City Council/ADA Compliance Transition Plan

ADA Compliance Specialist
ALC Construction, llc | Construction Management

Where’s the story?
The Delphi City Council will meet Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. on the second floor of the Delphi City Building. It is expected council members will be asked to approve a 233-page Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) transition plan.
Those interested in the ADA Transition Plan should attend the meeting or contact a City Council member.

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ADA Compliance Contractor

ADA Compliance

ADA Compliance Specialist
ALC Construction, llc

ALC Construction, llc a Construction Management Company based in Woodland hills, California employees have a long experience in ADA Compliance. From Macy’s to shopping mall ADA Compliance ALC Construction, llc employees have been working on many ADA Compliance with ADA Specialist delivering a full ADA report at completion of the work.   ALC Construction, llc. Specialist team of builder will take care of stripping, asphalt, path of travel, parking, bathroom, interior or exterior work within ADA regulations. This Construction Management Company will handle you ADA project from A to Z. American with Disabilies Act is a must for business owner today. Our team will assist you in making your building, parking and facilities compliant with ADA standard. Call ALC Construction, llc. today at 818-224-3430 for all you ADA needs.

ADA Requirements and Technical Assistance

ADA Compliance Specialist
ALC Construction, llc

The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 requires the Department of Justice, along with other Federal agencies, to provide “technical assistance to individuals and insitutions that have rights or duties” under this law. The Department produced technical assistance materials for its 1991 ADA regulations implementing Title II (State and local governments) and Title III (public accommodations and non-profit service providers) and again in 2010 when the Department revised its ADA regulations for both titles.

Revised ADA Regulations Implementing Title II and Title III

Continuing the work to bring cities into ADA compliance

ADA News
ADA News

Coast News

It’s laudable that Carlsbad’s elected officials are bringing this city into greater compliance with the ADA’s evolving standards. We were encouraged to see The Coast News report on their approval of the framework of the ADA Transition Plan for Public

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DOJ Extended Compliance Date for Access to Existing Swimming Pools Arrives

DOJ Extended Compliance Date for Access to Existing Swimming Pools Arrives

ADA Compliance Specialist
ALC Construction, llc | Construction Management

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) compliance date for the application of the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design to existing public and private pools, wading pools and spas was January 31, 2013.

The updated guidance documents are available online at:
http://www.ada.gov/pools_2010.htm.

For more information on the compliance deadline extension, visit:
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-05-21/html/2012-12365.htm.

Access Board To Hold Meetings in Berkeley in May

Access Board To Hold Meetings in Berkeley in May

ADA Compliance Specialist
ALC Construction, llc | Construction Management

On May 9, 2013 from 1:30 pm until 6:30 pm, the Access Board will hold a hearing, a panel discussion, and a reception. The hearing will focus on an upcoming Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on accessibility guidelines for ferries, cruise ships, excursion boats, and other passenger vessels. A panel discussion entitled, “Architecture and Urban Planning for the 21st Century: How Can We Foster Accessibility?” will occur after the hearing. Members of the public may ask questions and make comments. The public also is invited to attend the reception at 5:30 pm.

Location:
Ed Roberts Campus (at the Ashby BART Station)
3075 Adeline St.
Berkeley, CA 94703

New ADA pool rules may reduce access

 

New ADA pool rules may reduce access

The Star Democrat

M1 Construction, Inc. ADA Compliance Contractor Present ADA Compliance News
M1 Construction, Inc. ADA Compliance Contractor Present ADA Compliance News

As a private club the Elks is exempt from compliance with the Civil Rights Act, which Tyler said is used as the metric for deciding the necessity of ADA compliance. Of particular concern was a regular event the group holds for the Boy Scouts of America.

NLC Upgrading to ADA Standards

 

NLC Upgrading to ADA StandardsNorth Lake News Register

M1 Construction, Inc. ADA Compliance Contractor Present ADA Compliance News
M1 Construction, Inc. ADA Compliance Contractor Present ADA Compliance News

New compliance standards set by the American Disabilities Act (ADA) came into effect in March, which means many minor construction projects will occur on all of the DCCCD campuses. “When the campus was built in the ’70s, these ADA compliances

ADA compliance costs challenge San Luis Obispo County pool owners

ADA compliance costs challenge San Luis Obispo County pool owners

 

ADA Compliance Pool
ADA Compliance Pool

San Luis Obispo Tribune

31 under the Americans with Disabilities Act. The costs of compliance can be steep for hoteliers, schools and others. By Tribune staff and wire reports Federal laws designed to improve access to public swimming pools and spas for people with

Compliance date for existing pool and spas extended to January …

Compliance date for existing pool and spas extended to January

ADA Compliance Pool
ADA Compliance Pool

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Following months of hard work by AH&LA and the lodging industry, the Department of Justice (DOJ) last night announced a substantial postponement of the ADA compliance date for existing pools and spas with ADA

Congress Takes Aim at ADA Pool Regs

Congress Takes Aim at ADA Pool Regs

ADA Compliance Pools
ADA Compliance Pools

Aquatics International

C.) introduced a bipartisan bill, the “Pool Safety and Accessibility for Everyone (Pool SAFE) Act,” to require a one-year extension for compliance with the ADA pool-lift requirement. It also allows portable lifts and prohibits lawsuits against

Town plans for ADA compliance in public spaces

Town plans for ADA compliance in public spaces
The Coloradoan
Main Park playground is not fully ADA compliant, but because other parks in Windsor offer compliant playgrounds, it’s not as pressing to fix Main Park. “When the playground equipment needs to be replaced, we will make certain it’s compliant at that …

U.S. may extend deadline for public pool accessibility

U.S. may extend deadline for public pool accessibility
Chillicothe Gazette
In January, the DOJ released technical standards that tell hotels how to make sure their pools comply with the ADA. The 2010 ADA standards did not specify whether mechanical pool lifts must be portable or “fixed” — permanently installed to the pool.

Pryor Cashman Launches Americans with Disabilities Act Defense Practice

Pryor Cashman Launches Americans with Disabilities Act Defense Practice
Citybizlist (press release)
In response to a local and nationwide increase in plaintiff’s attorney-led ADA lawsuits, Pryor Cashman LLP has officially launched its Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Defense practice. The attorneys in this practice, all of whom have been …

Pools scramble to meet ADA requirements

Pools scramble to meet ADA requirementsHerald Times Reporter

Other pools must comply by May 21. But some officials in Indiana cities hope they can get an extension for their struggling facilities, and many pool operators say they’re still confused about whether a portable lift is sufficient and say they’re

Richard Epstein on the Disabilities Act :: The Future of Capitalism

Richard Epstein on the Disabilities Act :: The Future of Capitalism

Ironically, in a world without the ADA, the new premises would on average be friendlier to disabled persons than the existing structures. Unfortunately, those hidden losses are not taken into account in setting ADA compliance rules. by Editor

The Future of Capitalism :: Writings

ADA-compliant Picnic Tables

ADAcompliant Picnic Tables

By CrLz

I had the fortune to work with the Friends of Kalamani & Lydgate Park assembling picnic tables for National Make a Difference Day and Earth Day. Their…

ADA Compliance Picnic Tables
ADA Compliance Picnic Tables

In time for summer, new public pool lift law goes into effect

 

In time for summer, new public pool lift law goes into effect

Valley Breeze

The regulations went into effect on March 15, but area pools are still on the hunt for affordable equipment that will keep them in compliance. Harvey Salvas, the state ADA coordinator and aformer Cumberland building official, said the regulations are

 

 

 

DOJ Extends ADA Compliance Date for Pools and Spas

DOJ Extends ADA Compliance Date for Pools and Spas

RegBlog (blog)

In a decision applauded yesterday by the US Small Business Administration, the Department of Justice (DOJ) recently pushed back to May 2012 the date by which owners or operators of pools and spas must comply with new disability accesss standards.

Dianne Feinstein’s Common Sense on Lawsuit Abuse

Dianne Feinstein’s Common Sense on Lawsuit Abuse

Fox and Hounds Daily (blog)

According to the Los Angeles Times, Steinberg responded that while the legislature shares her concerns, a bill passed in 2008 allows businesses to come into compliance with the ADA law and makes it tougher to sue. However, frequent Fox and Hounds Daily