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Berkeley Commission on Disability Community Forum
Date Wednesday February 18
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
North Berkeley Senior Center
1901 Hearst Ave Berkeley Ca
Multi Purpose Room
Event Type Meeting
Organizer/AuthorHelen Walsh
COMMISSION ON DISABILITY
COMMUNITY FORUM
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
7:00-9:00 PM

North Berkeley Senior Center
1901 Hearst Ave. (at MLK)
Multi Purpose Room

The City of Berkeley’s Commission on Disability will hold a Community Forum for public comment and input on issues of access, health, safety, housing, transportation, communication, and economic opportunity. The Commission seeks to focus on the effects and impacts of these issues for people with disabilities living in, working in and visiting Berkeley. The Commission is requesting public comment that will guide the work of the Commission on the topics below and other related matters of interest and concern for people with disabilities.
• Disabled Placard Parking
• Accessible Sidewalks
• Pedestrian Safety
• Developing Citywide Universal Design Policy
• Barriers to Access
• Service Animals Welcome program
• Accessible website and digital media and its relationship to City programs, services and activities
• Disability Services
How can the City government and citizen’s work together to help promote access and inclusion for our disabled community?
What is Berkeley doing right?
Where is room for improvement?
What new possibilities are on the horizon?
Commission Secretary: Don L. Brown, Disability Compliance Coordinator , 1947 Center St., 4th Floor, Berkeley, CA, 94704, Telephone (510) 981-6346, Fax: (510) 981-6340 TDD: (510) 981-6345 email: DLBrown [at] ci.berkeley.ca.us
ADA Disclaimer
“This meeting is being held in a wheelchair accessible location. To request a disability-related accommodation(s) to participate in the meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please contact the Disability Services specialist at 981-6346 (V) or 981-6345 (TDD) at least three business days before the meeting date. Please refrain from wearing scented products to this meeting.”
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Communications to Berkeley boards, commissions or committees are public record and will become part of the City’s electronic records, which are accessible through the City’s website. Please note: e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and other contact information are not required, but if included in any communication to a City board, commission or committee, will become part of the public record. If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public, you may deliver communications via U.S. Postal Service or in person to the secretary of the relevant board, commission or committee. If you do not want your contact information included in the public record, please do not include that information in your communication. Please contact the secretary to the relevant board, commission or committee for further information.

Public Works Transportation Division 1947 Center Street, 3rd Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tel: 510.981-7010 TDD: 510-981-6345 Fax: 510.981-7060
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