No handicapped parking at Leslie's Dog Park

Handicapped patrons at Leslie's Dog Park in Salem are deprived of accessible parking and walking distance to entrance of park fenced area. No specific HP spaces,near entrance!!
Need emergency measures passed by council for HP people at least 3 spaces for existing  
disabled. Pass bill ASAP!
HP patron and canine parent.
Joseph Edwards July 11, 2013 at 12:01 PM
Have you made proper notifications to the Salem Commission on Disabilities and the City Council or are you just going to post it here and hope somebody else is sensible enough to do that?
Tess Sammie July 11, 2013 at 12:21 PM
Yes in contact with Councilmam Paul Prevey, who is aware of situation, and will follow up with necessary steps for an answer to this problem.
Nancy Gilberg July 11, 2013 at 01:01 PM
Sounds like a great idea. Can you please explain why 3 spots? I found this online ADA guide which looks like it suggests 1 spot for a parking lot that has up to 25 spaces. Thank you. http://www.ada.gov/restripe.htm
Tess Sammie July 11, 2013 at 01:05 PM
Well, at present we have 3-4 patrons with handicaps at the park.


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