City of Pasadena Hosts Free Workshop for Business Owners on Accessibility Requirements

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena is hosting a free workshop for Pasadena business owners interested in learning about federal and state accessibility requirements and resources. “The ABCs of ADA for Businesses” workshop will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at the Rococo Room, 70 W. Union St.

Attendees can select one of two time slots: 8– 10 a.m. or 2– 4 p.m. Both sessions will cover what is required of businesses under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as it pertains to physical accessibility, effective communications and general nondiscrimination. Business owners will also learn about resources and tools available to achieve greater business accessibility, including the California Certified Access Specialist program (CASp) and financial resources for small businesses.

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Parking is available at 30 E. Union St. in the One Colorado public parking structure (southeast corner of Fair Oaks Avenue and Union Street).

For questions, accessibility information, or to request an accommodation, please call the City of Pasadena Economic Development Office at (626)744-4660.

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