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Winnipeg Access Advisory Committee

 

Access Awards 2010

 
Access Awards Logo

 

North Centennial Pool Accessible Aquatic Ramp

North Centennial Pool Accessible Aquatic Ramp

Bridgman Collaborative


 

Haese Residential Ramp

Haese Residential Ramp

Norcoft Architecture


 

Haese Residential Ramp

Green Heart Housing

Prairie Architecture


 

Award Winners

 

  • Parsons Residence 103 Wood Sage Cresc.

  • WRHA Access Downtown - Stantec Architecture

  • UofM Visitors and Information Centre

  • UofW McFeetors Hall Residence - Prairie Architecture

  • Mb. Indigenous Cultural and Education Centre - Bridgman Collaborative

  • Habitat for Humanity - Friesen Tokar Architects

 

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.