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How does the Americans with Disabilities Act and related accessibility legislation affect trails? Learn about accessible trail and greenway design, new projects, training opportunities, legal issues, and proposed federal guidelines.



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photo: Wood bridge at Bandelier National Monument

Boardwalk at Happy Creek Nature Trail,
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Use of "Other Power-Driven Mobility Devices":

Shared Use Path Accessibility Guidelines

Background on Accessibility: ADA and ABA


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