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Bus Stop Announcement Plan

Bus Stop Announcement Plan, Draft
Background Information

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 requires public transit agencies to provide on-board bus stop and bus stop transfer information. The specific requirements for stop announcements and route identification are set forth in 49 CFR 37.167. The required fixed-route bus stop announcements are for:

• Stops associated with major intersections,
• Stops […]

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AFB Launches Described TV Listings!

AFB Launches Described TV Listings! Finding Described TV Just Got Much Easier!
The landmark Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) has begun a revolution in mainstream telecommunications and video technology accessibility. Among its many groundbreaking achievements, the CVAA mandates several of the most popular television networks to make some of their prime-time and children”s […]

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Blind Tandem Cyclists Visit SAAVI!

 Christi Bruchok and Tauru Chaw, who are promoting the potential of the sight-impaired to do whatever they dream visit SAAVI Tucson! Tauru Chaw and Christi Bruchok are a tandem cycling couple who are visually impaired.  They are on the road tandem cycling from the most southern tip of South America (Argentina) all the way through […]

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Love of Reading is Celebrated by SAAVI!

Love of Reading is an event celebrated throughout the country. Some states celebrate this event in March to commemorate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. In Arizona we celebrate Love of Reading in February, the month of love!
Love of Reading salutes reading groups. It fosters their growth and promotes love of literature. These reading groups range […]

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SAAVI is Featured on Arizona Public Media!

Community Outreach Liaison and Volunteer Coordinator Roxanne Torres and client Day Graham interviewed with Caitlin Harrington from Arizona Public Media. Check out the link below where online casino they discussed casino the different classes SAAVI offers, as well as the benefits and impact of the program on their lives.

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Lisa Czechowski: Goalball Paralympic Athlete

Lisa Czechowski is a programs coordinator at the Southern Arizona Association for the Visually Impaired. She has been recognized as a major contributor to her sport (goalball), winning “top scorer of the championships” at the International Blind Sports Federation’s World Championships in 2002 and “most valuable online casino player” at the 2008 U.S. Association of Blind […]

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