September 27, 2018

City Proposes New Accessibility Legislation for Playgrounds

The City of Pittsburgh Office of Mayor William Peduto is proposing legislation that requires any new or renovated playgrounds to include at least one accessible swing according to the Americans with Disabilities (ADA), and at least one wheelchair-accessible swing where space allows.

The City has planned a total of 91 installments of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-accessible swings and six wheelchair-accessible swings in 78 parks and playgrounds citywide.

Read the full press release and legislation online.