Montreal’s Consultations on Accessibility (Oct.15-Nov.30)

Montreal is currently holding public consultations on accessibility! This is a chance to give your input on the city’s annual universal accessibility plan. We encourage you all to participate. Come share your experiences about the inaccessibility of buildings, public transit, sidewalks, services, etc. There will be sign language interpretation and a bilingual facilitator for those who participate in English.

Six consultation meetings are open to the public:

NOVEMBER 2, 2018, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. : Saint-Léonard library, 8220, boulevard Lacordaire, H1R 3G5
Shuttle available upon reservation

NOVEMBER 7, 2018, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. : Maison des sourds de Montréal, 2200, boulevard Crémazie Est, H2E 2Z8

NOVEMBER 7, 2018, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. : Villeray – Saint-Michel – Parc Extension borough hall, 405, avenue Ogilvy , H3N 1M3,  Salle du Conseil
Webcast available

NOVEMBER 8, 2018, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. : Verdun borough hall, 4555, rue de Verdun, H4G 1M4, Salle du Conseil, 2nd Floor
Webcast available

NOVEMBER 12, 2018, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. : Centre communautaire de loisirs Sainte Catherine d’Alexandrie,1700, rue Amherst, H2L 3L5

NOVEMBER 13, 2018, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. : Saint-Laurent borough hall, 777, boulevard Marcel-Laurin, H4M 2M7, Salle du Conseil
Shuttle available upon reservation

* For ADAPTED TRANSPORT users: During your reservation, ask for the group schedule mentioning ”Consultation Universal Accessibility”.

There is also an online survey. Phone support is available to complete the survey: 514 872-8442.

You can also lead your own discussion with your members, friends, family and neighbours using the Briefing Document and Facilitation Guide (available in English soon).

Quebec Accessible encourages the province to organize similar consultations to get input on what a new provincial accessibility law should include.

 

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