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The BACTS Regional Bus Stop Policy project documentation will be posted on this page of the website. We are in the process of gathering and reviewing local plans and policies, federal requirements, and general design principles and best practice guidance. Once developed, the draft Policy will be posted for public review and comment.

Federal Accessibility Requirements

U.S. Department of Transportation ADA Standards for Transportation Facilities

This edition of DOT’s ADA Standards (2006) is consistent with the United States Access Board’s updated ADA (and ABA) guidelines but includes a few additional requirements concerning:

  • Location of Accessible Routes (206.3)
  • Detectable Warnings on Curb Ramps (406.8)
  • Bus Boarding and Alighting Areas (810.2.2)
  • Rail Station Platforms (810.5.3)




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