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Accessibility Plan and Advisory Committee

The 2001 Ontarians with Disabilities Act (ODA) was enacted by the Province to improve opportunities for people with disabilities by identifying, removing and preventing barriers to their participation in the life of the Province. The ODA also mandates municipalities to prepare and develop accessibility plans on an annual basis.

Removing Barriers:  A Multi-Year Accessibility Plan for the Town of Hearst 2013-2018

  • Click here to view complete Plan document.
  • Planned Actions at a Glance:  click here to view summary

Town of Hearst AODA Compliance Report 2015

Hearst Accessibility Plan Advisory Committee

Vision of the Accessibility Committee

That Town of Hearst services, programs, infrastructure and buildings be accessible to all.

Mandate of the Accessibility Committee

  • Plan, identify and monitor accessibility;
  • Establish priorities and strategies;
  • Remove and prevent obstacles that affect our municipality’s services;
  • Present the above to the Town Council for approval;
  • Establish links with various local and regional services and agencies.

Minutes of the Accessibility Committee

October 10, 2017
September 22, 2017
June 2, 2017
April 19, 2017
February 10, 2017
December 2, 2016
October 25, 2016
September 2, 2016
June 3, 2016
April 20, 2016
February 4, 2016
November 12, 2015
November 10, 2015
September 17, 2015
June 18, 2015
April 23, 2015
January 22, 2015