The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

ADA accessible entranceThe Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a civil rights law that mandates equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities. The ADA prohibits discrimination in access to jobs, public accommodations, government services, public transportation and telecommunications. The Contra Costa Community College District (District) has undertaken a comprehensive evaluation of its facilities to determine the extent to which individuals with disabilities may be restricted in their access to District services and activities.

This report describes the process developed to complete the physical evaluation of District facilities: Contra Costa College, Diablo Valley College, Los Medanos College, the Brentwood Center, the San Ramon Valley Campus and the District Office headquarters; as well as present a Transition Plan Update for the modification of these facilities.

This document will guide the planning and implementation of facility modifications over the next several years. The ADA Transition Plan Update is significant in that it affirms the District's commitment to the development and maintenance of facilities that include all of its student body, staff, and members of the public.

CCCCD ADA Transition Plan