The Disability Commission is comprised of a majority of people with various disabilities.The Commission works with City Officials, in Particular the ADA Coordinator and the Access Compliance Inspector, to promote the inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of community life.
Advise and assist city officials in ensuring compliance with federal and state access laws. Assist the City with ensuring the Self-Evaluation meets the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Assist the City with implementation and upkeep of the Transition Plan
Our Commission has a Chair, Vice-Chair, Clerk and Treasurer and 3 general members who perform their duties as outlined in the Disability Commission Bylaws/ Rules of Procedures. See below for more information. Members follow the by Open Meeting Law (OML), Ethics and Conflict of Interest Laws. Members abide by the Local, State and Federal Rules and Regulations.
Member Skill set
A Majority of the members shall consist of people with disabilities. One may be a member of the immediate family of a person with a disability. One member shall be either an elected or appointed official of the City. Each members brings their unique skills regarding their experience of living with a disability.
Meeting dates/occurrence: Monthly meetings are scheduled on the fourth Wednesday of every month. More meetings are planned if a need arises.
|Karen Foran Dempsey||Chair||June 30, 2017|
|Craig Coleman||Member||June 30, 2018|
|Richard Finlay||Member||June 30, 2019|
|Elise A. Marcil||Member||June 30, 2017|
|Dennis Moran||Member||June 30, 2018|
|Rose Quinn||Member||June 30, 2019|
|Susan Santone||Member||June 30, 2017|
Free Family sailing
Sponsored by the Framingham Disabilities Commission
Weekends/June and September 2018
For Residents of Framingham
Families of children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities, join us in East Boston for a two hour introduction to sailing! All levels of ability welcome!
Email Alex to sign up at email@example.com or call 617-561-6677 ext. 101.