Tag Archives: accessibility

Orange blight

September 11, 2013

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I am sure many of you have noticed the fluorescent orange markings on our sidewalks – all 4421 of them on 679 km of sidewalk. They are popping up across Ontario in response to new provincial legislation that requires municipalities to mark potential tripping hazards of 2 cm or more (discontinuities) on sidewalks.  Our staff have […]

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Get that Spring feeling…

April 29, 2013

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Making Guelph accessible

December 3, 2011

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Today is the United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The 2011 theme is “Together for a better world for all: Including persons with disabilities in development.” It’s estimated that in less than two decades there will be more than 20,000 people with a disability living in Guelph. That’s a lot of spending power. Businesses can […]

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Promoting an Accessible Ontario

February 26, 2009

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President, Carrie Rutter, of the Rotary Club of Guelph-Trillium introduces the Lieutenant Govenor of Ontario, the  Honourable David C. Onley.  His Honour spoke to an audience of over 100 Rotarians about the enormous benefits of promoting accessibility in Ontario.  The event was organized to raise funds for Rotary’s campaign to eradicate polio. Lloyd Longfield (Guelph Chamber of Commerce) and […]

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