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ODOT should review all projects granted an ADA exception

 HASL Center for Independent Living in Grants Pass created this video. Historical Exceptions to ADA In a letter to the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) , we recommend ways in which the agency could improve their process for evaluating and approving requests for historical exceptions to the ADA. ODOT’s existing process does not require… Continue Reading ODOT should review all projects granted an ADA exception

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ODOT survey: 97 percent of curb ramps across state violate ADA standards

New data collected by the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) shows that at least 97 percent of more than 26,000 curb ramps on state roads and highways fail to comply with the ADA. In rural Oregon, entire counties—including Coos, Curry, and Grant Counties—don’t have a single fully-compliant ramp on state roads and highways. The data,… Continue Reading ODOT survey: 97 percent of curb ramps across state violate ADA standards