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Winnipeg Access Advisory Committee

 

Access Awards 2002

 
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Award Winners

  • Wellness Institute

  • Smith Carter Architects & Engineers

  • Winnipeg Airport Authority

  • MS Office 141 Bannatyne

  • Anokiiwin Employment and Training Institute

  • Canad Inns - Tijuana Yacht Club

  • Canad Inns - Pharaohs Caberet

  • Paul Wash & Co. Law Office

  • Club Regent

  • West End Chiropractic Office

Committee Mandate

  • Advise the Mayor and Council on present and future status of the City of Winnipeg's information, properties, and services accessible for persons with disabilities to the benefit of all citizens.
  • Review and monitor all accessibility as they pertain to the City of Winnipeg's properties.
  • Advise and make recommendations to City Council regarding unresolved accessibility issues related to City properties.
  • Communicate with the citizens of Winnipeg about their concerns as they relate to public access of City properties.
  • Inform all citizens of initiatives of the City as well as accomplishments and achievements with respect to access and universal design.
  • Educate all City departments about access issues as they relate to employment and public access.
  • Identify projects which encourage enthusiasm and involvement of the community, government and business in making Winnipeg universally accessible.