The Town of Apex is in the process of evaluating Town-owned facilities, parks, programs, and services to identify barriers to accessibility, and ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
ADA Assessment and Transition Plan
The Town has hired a consultant, Tindale Oliver, to assist with the assessment and creation of an ADA Transition Plan. This plan is a formal document available to the public outlining the town's compliance with ADA, and will include the following:
Identification and location of physical barriers
Method used to make facility accessible
Schedule for removing barriers and making modifications
An estimate of the cost for making the modifications
April 2020 - November 2021 - Self-Assessment by Town Staff (through consultant, Tindale Oliver)
October 2021 - January 2022 - Public Engagement (survey, public forums)
January 25, 2022 - Presentation of Draft Plan to Town Council
February 8, 2022 - Formal adoption by Town Council
Implementation of plan recommendations has begun informally, but will more concentrated efforts will begin in July 2022, with the new fiscal year.