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Accessibility at the Town of LaSalle

Persons with disabilities represent a significant and growing part of the population in the Province of Ontario. Approximately 1.9 million Ontarians have a disability - about 16% of the population. As the Baby Boom generation reaches retirement age, it is estimated that approximately 20% of the population will have disabilities.

The Town of LaSalle is committed to the growth of an accessible community by enhancing programs, services and facilities for all residents. We are committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We believe in integration and equal opportunity. The Town is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner.  This commitment has guided the Town in developing, implementing, maintaining, and enhancing accessibility in the areas of information and communications, employment, and transportation for all residents with disabilities.  The Town affirms its commitment to meet the requirements of the Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.

The Town's Accessibility Advisory Committee has been instrumental in ensuring that an Accessible Customer Service Policy was developed and maintained, along with a Multi-Year Accessibility Plan for 2013 - 2018 that explains how the Town will meet accessibility standards over the next 5 years.

Meeting Schedule

The LaSalle Accessibility Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public and are held once per month (excluding July, August and December).

2016 Meetings and Minutes 

2017 Meetings and Minutes

January 4, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
February 1, 2018  CANCELLED  
March 1, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
April 5, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
May 3, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
June 28, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
August 30, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
September 20, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
November 1, 2018  CANCELLED