April 2015

Bully Pulpit: Elevator Tales

By | April 1st, 2015|

Five decades of elevator stories … have things changed?

March 2015

Mayor’s Challenge a Chance to Improve Access

By | March 1st, 2015|

United Spinal has joined the effort to make sidewalks, crosswalks and bus stops more accessible.

November 2014

Los Angeles Jails About to Become More Accessible

By | November 26th, 2014|

Los Angeles County inmates with mobility impairments will see much greater access to jail facilities now that there’s a settlement of a six-year old class [...]

May 2014

Kunho Kim: 20 Cities on Wheels

By | May 13th, 2014|

You can scour Harvard University’s online course catalog for as long as you want, but you won’t find a summer listing for Accessible Road Trips [...]

February 2014

Broadway to get Much Needed Accessibility Upgrade

By | February 12th, 2014|

Photo courtesy of Broadway Tour/broadwaytour.net Broadway’s about to get a much needed accessibility upgrade after a settlement was reached in January between the [...]

Wheelchair User Refused Service, Blocks Bus

By | February 3rd, 2014|

http://youtu.be/6ariAfVyXxo Tensions ran high recently at a Bay Area Rapid Transit station in San Leandro, Calif., when a wheelchair user blocked a bus operated by [...]

January 2014

Old Seven Mile Bridge Access Approved

By | January 22nd, 2014|

The iconic Old Seven Mile Bridge that connects Marathon to the lower Florida Keys will soon be more accessible to wheelchair users. In December, the [...]

The Night I Was Called a Fire Hazard

By | January 21st, 2014|

Way on the other side of the world, a group of 11 friends made reservations and paid for a table at a posh Mumbai nightclub. [...]

7 Very Screwy Curb Cuts That Won’t Help at All

By | January 18th, 2014|

The concept of a curb cut is elegant in its simplicity — it's just a small ramp inserted at street corners or other logical places [...]

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