The Board has organized an advisory committee to provide recommendations on supplementing its guidelines to specifically cover emergency transportable housing. Access to such housing proved problematic in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and, after verifying and examining the issues involved, the Board has determined that supplementary guidelines are needed. As indicated in a published notice, the committee includes representatives from:
The new committee will hold its first meeting September 24 and 25 in Washington, D.C. from 9:00 to 5:00 at the Access Board’s offices. The meeting will be open to the public and time on the agenda will be reserved for comment.
For more information, contact Marsha Mazz at email@example.com, (202) 272-0020 (v), or (202) 272-0082 (TTY).