Community garden possible, but requirements need to be met first

USBR stance on accessibility law holding back local commission


As the Coulee Area Park and Recreation District works on a list of projects to help bring North Dam Park into compliance with federal law on providing access for those in wheelchairs, it increases the likelihood of starting other projects, such as a community garden. Still, the list is long.

CAPRD manages North Dam Park, which is owned by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.

The USBR has a list of items that need to be done to bring the park up to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards, accessibility projects concerning parking, pathways, and more.

The USBR will pay for half of th...

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