October meeting of CVAC

The meeting of the Comox Valley Accessibility Committee, originally scheduled for October 17th has been cancelled. Further information regarding possible re-scheduling will be posted if and when decided upon

Special committee meeting

The Comox Valley Accessibility Committee has scheduled a special meeting for August. All Committee members and others interested are asked to attend at the following location:

The Courtenay City Library meeting room Thursday August 23 2018 at 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm.

See you there

Access Awareness Day 2018

If you’ve ever been stumped by how to get into a business fronted by stairs with no ramp or handrail or wondered how to get your wheelchair or stroller down from a high curb, you will appreciate the efforts of the Comox Valley Accessibility Committee working to raise awareness about how much of a battle it can be sometimes just to go from A to B in our town in your daily lives.

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Goose Spit Accessible Area

As of April 24, 2018 the interlocking accessible walkway leading from the one paved, handicapped parking stall has been installed. Time to get on the beach with friends and family to enjoy a firepit weenie roast with that incredible view.

Ryan Road Sidewalk Proposal

John Higginbotham, a representative of the Comox Valley Accessiblity Committe has been an advocate for the widening of the sidewalk on Ryan Road for some time. After a great deal of work with various stakeholders and the City of Courtenay, it is finally gaining some traction.

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