Accessibility Advisory Board

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This board was created in response to the Americans with Disabilities Act. The board consists of seven members serving three-year terms with at least three members having a disability. Quarterly meetings are required. The duties of this board include:

  • Advise the City Commission and Manager on matters related to accessibility of public property.
  • Evaluate public and private projects and activities for handicapped accessibility. 
  • Provide technical assistance related to the disabled. 
  • Serve as advocates of citizens with disabilities. 
  • Review and report findings of federal and state regulations and guidelines. 
  • Serve as a resource to City Commission and staff. 
  • Carry out functions delegated in the ADA grievance procedure.

The City's Risk Manager is staff person.