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Groups aim to raise money for accessible playground in Cheyenne - Wyoming Tribune

CHEYENNE - It has been a goal of the Mayor's Council for People with Disabilities for years.
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The World's Most Wheelchair Accessible Landmarks

The World's Most Wheelchair Accessible Landmarks | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
There are several world landmarks that are quite accessible. Here is a list of some of the most wheelchair accessible landmarks around the world
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Shinkansen (Bullet Train) - Accessibility Report

Shinkansen (Bullet Train) - Accessibility Report | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
The Shinkansen, more famously known as the Bullet Train, is the high-speed rail system connecting Japan. Read our wheelchair accessibility report.

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Wheelchair Travel in Lincoln! - Mark's Passenger Services

Wheelchair Travel in Lincoln! - Mark's Passenger Services | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
As Lincoln prepares to welcome visitors to celebrate the 800th annivesary of the Magna Carta we provide our guide to wheelchair travel in Lincoln
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Venice launches accessible gondolas for wheelchair users

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Venice launches accessible gondolas for wheelchair users

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Universal Design Innovations in 2015 - The Design Tourist

Universal Design Innovations in 2015 - The Design Tourist | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Universal Design innovations in 2015
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In Canada, DIY Wheelchair Ramps Are an Imperfect Fix

In Canada, DIY Wheelchair Ramps Are an Imperfect Fix | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
As Ontario businesses move toward mandated accessibility compliance, ramp project StopGap doesn't want perfection to be the enemy of good.
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Hennepin County receiving comments on its pedestrian accessibility plan - Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog)

Hennepin County today begins accepting public comment on its plan to replace, modify or replace a significant number of traffic signals, sidewalks and pedestrian ramps...
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Government funding means every Crossrail station will now be wheelchair-accessible

Campaign success after government announces funding to make final three rail stations wheelchair-accessible

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Thames Clippers :: Accessibility Information

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Thames Clippers is a water-bus service operating in London on the River Thames. The company offers commuter services between eastern and central London, as well as tourist services under licence from London River Services.
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First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe: accessibility in ... - Travel Daily News International

First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe: accessibility in ... - Travel Daily News International | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
With a focus on heritage cities, the First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe will address how to maintain and develop quality, sustainability and competitiveness in accessible tourism.
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Wheelchair-Accessible Tree House Coming To Tulsa Park

Wheelchair-Accessible Tree House Coming To Tulsa Park | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Tulsa's Chandler Park is getting a tree house, but it's not just any old tree house, this one's special.
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County Manager Recommends 40 New Wheelchair-Accessible Taxis - ARL now

County Manager Recommends 40 New Wheelchair-Accessible Taxis - ARL now | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
County Manager Barbara Donnellan has changed her mind and is now recommending the Arlington County Board approve licenses for 40 new, wheelchair accessible
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Rolling Around Hawaii: A Wheelchair User's Travel Guide

Rolling Around Hawaii: A Wheelchair User's Travel Guide | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Hawaii is one of the most beautiful destinations on the face of the Earth. It is also one of the easiest places to navigate if you're a wheelchair user.
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Making accessibility standards work for Durham... - www.muskokaregion.com/

Whitby Chamber of Commerce hosts workshop to offer step-by-step guide for local employers
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Oslo, Norway Wheelchair Access | WheelchairTravel.org

Oslo, Norway Wheelchair Access | WheelchairTravel.org | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Detailed information about traveling to Norway in a wheelchair. Accessibility of public transportation, hotels, taxis, sidewalks, sights and attractions.
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Accessible Living Before Its Time - New Mobility

Accessible Living Before Its Time - New Mobility | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
The Laurent House — a Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece — set the bar for accessible living more than 60 years ago.
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Vancouver taxi firms appeal partial approval of new wheelchair-accessible cabs - Vancouver Sun

Vancouver taxi firms appeal partial approval of new wheelchair-accessible cabs - Vancouver Sun | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Vancouver’s four licensed taxi firms are appealing a decision by the B.C. Passenger Transportation Board to approve only 20 of 78 new wheelchair-accessible taxis requested for a new co-operative city-wide service.
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Woodbury County Courthouse access issues frustrate citizens in wheelchairs - Sioux City Journal

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Woodbury County Courthouse access issues frustrate citizens in wheelchairs
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Sherry Flansburg, of Sioux City, raises her arms Nov.
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Vienna Airport improves accessibility - Reduced Mobility Rights

Vienna Airport improves accessibility - Reduced Mobility Rights | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Recent improvements make Vienna airport's infrastructure and services easier to access for passengers with disabilities.
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Uber wants to change D.C. legislation aimed to increase wheelchair accessible cabs

Uber wants to change D.C. legislation aimed to increase wheelchair accessible cabs | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Most students know the struggle of trying to rush back to campus when the closest Uber is at least 15 minutes away, while failing to hail a cab in the D.C. streets. Well, imagine how hard that woul...
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6 Easy-Access Kitchens That Make Cooking a Pleasure

6 Easy-Access Kitchens That Make Cooking a Pleasure | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Who says universal design and beautiful design are mutually exclusive? These kitchens are perfect examples of elegant, functional, and universally accessible spaces that any home cook would enjoy.
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Universal Orlando CityWalk lacks scooters some seek - Orlando Sentinel

Universal Orlando CityWalk lacks scooters some seek - Orlando Sentinel | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
Sue McCue wondered if she'd ever make it back to her car.
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At Universal Orlando, guests can only rent scooters inside its two theme parks. They can't get one for Universal's adjacent entertainment complex that includes Hard Rock Live, Blue Man Group and NBA City.

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Open Letter Regarding Wheelchair Accessible Public Transportation In …

An open letter regarding wheelchair accessible public transportation in Montreal, Canada. Personal accounts demonstrating the city's transit authority, Socié…
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Tips for Visitors with Disabilities at the Orlando Theme Parks

Tips for Visitors with Disabilities at the Orlando Theme Parks | Wheelchair Accessibility | Scoop.it
By Robert Niles: The Orlando theme parks provide some of the world’s most accessible vacation destinations.
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