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Commission on Disability

The Commission on Disability serves as an advisor to the City of Fort Collins City Council on issues relating to citizens with disabilities. In its role as an advocate for citizens with disabilities, the Commission on Disability: develops educational programs to acquaint citizens with issues affecting individuals with disabilities; forms special committees to review and address particular issues; works together with other Boards and Commissions and the City Council to provide recommendations to assure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the 1990 Americans with Disability Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act and other legislation relating to persons with disabilities; and serves as ombudsman between City departments, the private business sector, and the community of citizens who have disabilities.


The Fort Collins Commission On Disability Encourages All Individuals With Disabilities, Caregivers, Advocates, And Other Interested Parties To Give Their Input On The Needs Of Public Transportation In Fort Collins. Should Service Hours Be Extended? What Barriers Have You Faced And Where? Take A Few Minutes To Give The Commission Your Feedback And Help Fort Collins Improve And Maintain Accessibility For All.


Regular Meeting Schedule:

2nd Thursday of each month
12:15 p.m.
Council Information Center, City Hall West
300 LaPorte Ave.

Subcommittees 4th Thursday of each month (same time and location as regular meetings)

view meeting schedule >> for more information (including exceptions to the regular schedule)

Recommended Qualifications:

A special interest in or sensitivity to the needs of persons with disabilities.

Time Commitment:

10 hours/month

Council Liaison: Ray Martinez

Current Members: Interested in applying?

Council Liaison: Ray Martinez

Term Expires:
December 31, 2016   Michael Devereaux and Michelle Miller
December 31, 2017    Leslie Efird and Hettie Hueber, and Sherri Reichow
December 31, 2018    Marilee Boylan and Terry Schlicting
December 31, 2019    Michael Marr and John Morris