Do I need a permit for a wheelchair ramp in Chicago?

Answer The City of Chicago does require a permit for installing a wheelchair ramp. Chicago's Department of Buildings has different permit processes depending on the size of the project. The permit include... Read More »

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How to Design Your Own Wheelchair Ramp?

Wheelchair ramps are essential for increasing the mobility and independence of wheelchair users and should be part of the planning stage for all new public buildings. For existing buildings, there ... Read More »

ADA Requirements for a Bus Wheelchair Ramp?

Equal access to public transportation "is a critical right.guaranteed ... for people with disabilities[.]" To guarantee that right, the federal government has enacted multiple statutes, agencies an... Read More »

ADA Wheelchair Ramp Regulations?

The Federal government passed the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) in 1990 in an effort to ensure the safety of it's citizens when using public facilities. ADA set forth guidelines and buildin... Read More »

How to Build a Wheelchair Ramp?

While most private residences in the U.S.A. are not required to have wheelchair ramps, they are often necessary and useful for individuals with mobility issues, for babes in strollers, and any othe... Read More »