COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The public is invited to comment on Phase 14 of the City of Colorado Springs’ updated ADA Title II Transition Plan. Phase 14 includes community parks: America the Beautiful Park, Cottonwood Creek Park, John Venezia Park, Monument Valley Park, Palmer Park, Quail Lake Park, Rampart Park, and Wilson Ranch Park.
The self-evaluations can be viewed on the City’s website at ColoradoSprings.gov/adatransitionplan. Public Comment on Phase 14 will be accepted until July 31 via U.S. Postal Mail, email and fax.
Office of Accessibility
City of Colorado Springs
PO BOX 1575 Mail code 325
Colorado Springs, CO 80901-1575
Submit requests for alternate formats to ADAcompliance@ColoradoSprings.gov or call 719/385-5175 (7-1-1 via Colorado Relay).
In an effort to continuously improve access for people of all abilities, the City recently conducted a reassessment of the physical accessibility of its buildings and facilities and drafted an updated ADA Transition Plan to better reflect current conditions. Because of the large number of City facilities, the full plan will be released in 15 phases. Public comments and feedback for each phase will be accepted for 30 days after publication.
“The City is committed to full community participation and inclusion for people with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act,” said Title II ADA Manager Rob Hernandez. “We’ve already begun to address several of the high priority items identified during the self-evaluation, and this plan gives us a continuous, long-term approach to improving the accessibility to better serve our community.”