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posted Apr 3, 2018

Children’s Center Trail Project Breaks Down Barriers

This trail includes sections made of different materials that can teach children with disabilities how to maneuver on surfaces such as rubber, pea gravel, mulch, boardwalk decking, and concrete pavers.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Apr 2, 2018

Accessible Trail Opens Michigan’s Ocqueoc Falls to All

by Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation Division

Ocqueoc Falls Bicentennial Pathway leads visitors to the only publicly owned waterfall in Michigan's Lower Peninsula.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Apr 2, 2018

Accessibility Guidelines for Pedestrian Facilities in the Public Right-of-Way

Public comment period closed February 2, 2012 on the new "Accessibility Guidelines for Pedestrian Facilities in the Public Right-of-Way"

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Apr 2, 2018

Q&A on Wheelchairs and Other Power-Driven Mobility Devices Ruling

by Stuart Macdonald

Questions and Answers to help trail managers respond to recent Department of Justice rule on Wheelchairs and Other Power-Driven Mobility Devices (updated February 19, 2011)

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Mar 31, 2018

Basic Facts on Department of Justice Rule on Power-Driven Mobility Devices for Accessibility

by Stuart Macdonald

On March 15, 2011, new Department of Justice rules took effect, specifying the “other power-driven mobility devices” (OPDMD) that could be used on trails by “individuals with mobility disabilities.” If you manage a trail that is open to the public this rule applies to your facility.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Mar 31, 2018

Analysis of Policies Addressing Trail Accessibility Rule on Power-Driven Mobility Devices

by Stuart Macdonald

Issues addressed by local and state governments on the DOJ rule for use of "Other Power-Driven Mobility Devices" on trails, bike paths, greenways, and pedestrian facilities.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Mar 30, 2018

Access Board issues ABA Final Guidelines for Outdoor Developed Areas, including accessible trails, on federal lands

by American Trails Staff

On September 26, 2013 the U.S. Access Board issued new accessibility guidelines for outdoor areas on federal lands. The guidelines provide detailed specifications for accessible trails, picnic, and camping areas, viewing areas, beach access routes, and other components of outdoor developed areas when newly built or altered.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Mar 30, 2018

Tennessee Greenways and Trails Program Accessibility Guidelines

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation guidelines on accessible trails

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Mar 30, 2018

California State Parks Accessibility Guidelines

by California State Parks, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division

The guidelines are, in essence, a summary of the Federal and State accessibility regulations set forth by the Americans with Disabilities Act and California’s Title 24 building codes.

categories: Design and Building, Accessible Trails

posted Mar 13, 2018

Trails and Golf Courses: Best Practices on Design and Management

by Alta Planning + Design

Golf courses, with their large expanses of undeveloped land, can appear to be a tempting place to locate a trail or bikeway in a community seeking to overcome gaps in their trail system.

categories: Design and Building

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HNTB

Kansas City, Missouri

HNTB Corporation provides infrastructure related services. The Company offers planning, design, program management, and construction management services. HNTB operates throughout the United States.


715 Kirk Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64105
(816) 472-1201

Vermeer

Pella, Iowa

Vermeer Corporation helps deliver a real impact in a progressing world through the design, manufacture and support of high-quality industrial and agricultural equipment, helping customers in more than 60 nations stay con...


1210 East Vermeer Road, Pella, Iowa 50219
(641) 628-3141

A.M. Leonard, Inc.

Piqua, Ohio

Tough tools for tough jobs! Ashbel Merrel Leonard started A.M. Leonard in 1885. Since that time, we have grown into a leader in the horticultural and tool supply industry.


PO Box 816 | Street Address: 241 Fox Drive, Piqua, Ohio 45356
(800) 543-8955 • [email protected]

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