May 29 → June 04 2022

National AccessAbility Week

Official announcement by Mayor Diane Therrien to declare May 29 to June 4 AccessAbility Week in Peterborough. Launch the Accessibility Plan project page in Connect Peterborough.

June → August 2022

Map a barrier, complete survey, share accessible housing ideas

September 07 2022

Accessibility Advisory Committee (AAC) meeting

Dedicate the AACs September 2022 meeting to Peterborough Transit updates and a presentation from the Council for Persons with Disabilities. Members from the public can sign up as a delegate to speak about transit matters.

September → October 2022

Focus Group

Accessibility staff will summarize findings from the map and survey consultation tools. The working group will redevelop the statement of commitment to accessibility and help direct staff on priorities for the plan. Details to follow.

January 2023

Accessibility Plan approved by Council

With the municipal election on October 24, 2022, the Accessibility Plan is intentionally scheduled for Council approval in early 2023 to ensure all new Council members are committed to accessibility.