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Webinar: Mid-Atlantic ADA Center (Public Rights-of-Way)
From Monday, September 21, 2020
To Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Contact Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

Access in the Public Right of Way: Obligations and Operations, Part I
September 21, 10:30 - 12:00
Juliet Shoultz

ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program (ACTCP) Foundation Level Course
This session covers the legal obligation to provide accessible pedestrian facilities in the public right of way. The presenter will discuss the need for Transition Plans and the importance including policy and practice review and public outreach. We will also discuss best practices for addressing technical infeasibilities on complex designs where it may not be possible to meet the minimum criteria and how to improve compliance on projects as they are constructed the first time.

Access in the Public Right of way: Technical Criteria, Part II
September 22, 10:30 - 12:00
Juliet Shoultz

ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program (ACTCP) Foundation Level Course
This session covers the technical criteria required to provide safe and accessible transportation for people with disabilities walking and wheeling in the public right of way. The presenter will discuss pedestrian access routes, such as sidewalks and paths, curb ramps, intersections including street crossings and pedestrian signals, transit stops and parking. The conversation will be based on the requirements in the ADA and the proposed Public Right of Way Accessibility Guidelines.