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Tip Sheet: Planning Friendly Meetings

Date:
March 18, 2015
Topics:
News, News Homepage, Older Adults, Public Participation, RPO Administration, Transit

Planning the next public meeting?  Before you do, check out this document: Tip Sheet: Planning Friendly Meetings, Going Beyond the ADA to Make Your Meeting Place User-Friendly (PDF).  Released in March 2015, this tip sheet offers suggestions such as scoping out the outdoor lighting, access points such as doors, ramps, elevators, and stairs, facilities are accessible, chairs that are easy to get in and out of, pathways within conference rooms, microphones, and other suggestions for making a meeting as accessible as possible to all potential meeting participants.

This tip sheet was produced by Transit Planning 4 All, a consortium of the Community Transportation Association of America, Easter Seals Transportation Group, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, and Westat.

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