Burlington. Clerks Department

Site: Burlington City Hall

Service: Burlington Accessibility Advisory Committee (BAAC)

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-335-7600 ext 7865
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
Fax 905-335-7881
Website www.burlington.ca/en/your-city/burlington-accessibility-advisory-committee.asp
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/City-of-Burlington-Ontario/150936111608539
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Primary Contact Judi Lytle, Accessibility Coordinator; Phone: ext 7865; Email: accessibleburlington@burlington.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Central Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
 
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Intersection Brant St and James St
Mailing Address PO Box 5013 
Burlington City Hall 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; City Hall is accessible to people who use personal mobility devices * assistive listening devices are available to use in Council Chambers * City of Burlington documents can be made available in alternative formats upon request * contact cob@burlington.ca to request other accessibility related accommodation
Agency Information
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding City / Town
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A volunteer citizens' advisory committee to Council, reporting through the Budget and Corporate Services Committee. 
 
BAAC provides advice on identification, removal and prevention of barriers to people with disabilities in the municipality's by-laws and policies, programs and services.  
* assists with preparation of the City's multi-year accessibility plan  
* regularly reviews site-plans submitted to the Planning Department  
* carries out accessibility audits  
* promotes accessibility and disability awareness through public education, trade shows, and the Burlington Accessibility Awards
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm. 
Meetings second Thu of each month (Jan-Jun * Sep-Nov) at 7 pm in City Hall
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
As required by the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, the majority of committee members are individuals with disabilities.
Application Request for citizen applications is made in the Fall of each year with the appointment to the committee made in January * forms available at the Clerks Dept, City Hall, 426 Brant St, Burlington or online at www.burlington.ca
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Accessibility Related Standards/Legislation Compliance ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Disabilities Issues
Other Details
Resources City of Burlington Accessibility Design Standards, 2011 * 2013 - 2018 Multi-year Accessibility Plan and Progress Report

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