Access Board Reopens Comment Period for Proposed Rights-of-Way Rule to February 2

December 5, 2011

The Board has reopened the comment period on it its proposed guidelines for accessible public rights-of-way to February 2, 2012.  The original comment deadline was November 23.  This action is being taken in response to requests from interested parties, including government and trade associations, for additional time to submit comments on the rule, as indicated in a published notice.

The proposed guidelines address access to public streets and sidewalks, street crossings, on-street parking, and other components of public rights-of-way.  Comments can be submitted or viewed through the www.regulations.gov website.  Further information on this rulemaking is available on the Board’s website.