Frequently Asked Questions — Introduction
The U.S. Department of Justice provided a list of common problems associated with city governments and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA):
“Access to civic life by people with disabilities is a fundamental goal of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). To ensure that this goal is met, Title II of the ADA requires State and local governments to make their programs and services accessible to persons with disabilities. This requirement extends not only to physical access at government facilities, programs, and events — but also to policy changes that governmental entities must make to ensure that all people with disabilities can take part in, and benefit from, the programs and services of State and local governments”…(continued in first attachment entitled, ‘ADA FAQ’).
The documents following the Department of Justice’s ADA FAQ are the most recent and pertinent resources from the City of Marion’s ongoing plan to comply with ADA.