Having programs, services, and environments that enable everyone to participate fully in society without barriers is a requirement of the Accessible British Columbia Act. In order to comply with the Act, the City is planning for accessibility by:
In order to comply with the Act, organizations like the Town of Golden must establish:
- An accessibility committee
- An accessibility plan
- A tool to receive feedback on accessibility
Work to date:
The Town of Golden is currently working with regional partners in the Columbia Shuswap Regional District to develop a Regional Accessibility Advisory Committee.
Stay tuned for more details and for opportunities to get involved.