Water Ways: Beaches: Open to All

June 2010
PN;Jun2010, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p65
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The article discusses the accessibility of state and national beaches for people with disabilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) mandates that all new public beaches provide accessibility for the disabled. The components of beach accessibility for the disabled include an accessible surface to the beach, beach wheelchair provisions, and ramps over dunes. It notes the various beaches that have made these accommodations.


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