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Alphabetical List of City Resources

Absentee Ballots

Visit the City of Ann Arbor's voting Web page. 

Ann Arbor Airport

Ann Arbor Airport Web page

(734) 994-2841

Ann Arbor Commission on Disability Issues

PO Box 8647
Ann Arbor, MI 48107-8647
(734) 794-6120

The Ann Arbor Commision on Disability Issue's vision is: An Ann Arbor whose facilities, programs, businesses and organizations are accessible to persons of all abilities, and where inclusion and full-and-equitable participation in community life are available to everyone. Meetings on the third Wednesday of each month with public comment time available.

Ann Arbor Housing Commission

(734) 794-6720

Section 8 Rental Assistance:  The AAHC administers Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers. These Vouchers allow a participant to live in a privately owned rental unit with the AAHC subsidizing their rent for the difference between 30% of their income and the monthly rent charged. 

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Low Rent Public Housing: The AAHC manages and maintains low income rental housing units at 17 sites in the city of Ann Arbor. We provide housing for the elderly, disabled, and for families. Unit sizes range from 1-5 bedroom units. The rent charged is 30% of the adjusted family income of the tenant. Residents have the option of choosing a flat rate for their rent.  Our new residents are eligible applicants chosen from our waiting list.

Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA)

A-Ride Program - http://www.aata.org/aride.asp  
The A-Ride Program provides door-to-door transportation services for people with disabilities

Mobility Management Service - http://www.theride.org/Services/MobilityManagementService  
This service provides transportation coordination to transit-dependent individuals.

2700 S. Industrial Hwy.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 973-6500 (Voice)
(734) 973-6997 (TDD)

Bus Service

Visit AAATA: http://www.theride.org/ 

City of Ann Arbor Communications

Special Accommodations for public meetings can be requested.  In addition, public meetings are televised on the Community Television Network (CTN). Commission on Disability Issues meetings are televised with a picture-in-picture sign language interpreter.

Automated messages (verbal) about solid waste collection are available by calling 9-9-GREEN or (734) 994-7336.  

Visual messages regarding city notices and announcements are broadcast on cable channels 16, 17, 18, and 19 during the Community Television Network's non-programming hours. 

To request newsletters in an alternative, more accessible format, please e-mail the city communications office at lwondrash@a2gov.org or jesatterlee@a2gov.org 

CodeRED Emergency Notification System

Visit CodeRED.

The City of Ann Arbor uses the CodeRED™ Emergency Telephone Calling System for mass emergency notifications to notify residents and businesses within minutes of an emergency or a potential hazard. The system will call each number and will leave messages on answering machines and cell phones.

Elections

Visit the City of Ann Arbor's voting Web page.

Garbage Collection

Visit Solid Waste Collection

Parking

City residents and businesses may request disability accessible parking spaces adjacent to their home or business.

Disability accessible public parking spaces are located throughout downtown Ann Arbor:

The University of Michigan provides disability accessible parking in all University lots and structures for vehicles with appropriate parking permits (see U-M Parking and Transportation Services for details). 

Public Transportation

See AATA (bus), Amtrak (train), and Ann Arbor Airport (plane)

Recycling

Visit Solid Waste Collection

Snow Removal

The city’s Field Operations Unit is responsible for removing snow and ice from public streets.  Information about street snow removal practices and snow emergencies may be found on the Snow Removal page.

City code requires property owners to remove snow and ice from sidewalks and pedestrian ramps abutting their property.  Information about snow removal from sidewalks may be found on the Sidewalk Snow Removal page.  Violations may be reported to the Community Standards Unit at (734) 794-6942 or CommunityStandards@a2gov.org.

Solid Waste Collection 

The City of Ann Arbor offers side door recycling and trash pick-up for disabled residents.

Trash

Visit Solid Waste Collection

Voting

Information about absentee ballots, accessible voting, and your polling location are available through the City Clerk's Web site.  Questions about accessibility of polling places should be directed to the City Clerk. 

 

Updated October 2013



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