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Sidewalk construction shall provide an accessible pedestrian circulation system that includes access ramps for street crossings compliant with Title II of the Americans with Disability Act and in accordance with city specifications established by the city engineer.

(a) Applications for privately engineered public improvements shall include the design and construction of ADA access ramps within and adjacent to the development site.

(b) The developer shall either complete the construction of the ADA access ramps prior to placing the project on warranty or enter into an agreement with the city and deposit funds with the city engineer to cover the cost of construction and inspection, plus contingency, of the ramps within the time limit established by the city engineer. If the ramps are not constructed during the warranty period, the city engineer may draw on these funds to complete the work.

(c) Property owners of corner lots and lots perpendicular to and facing t-intersections shall construct ADA access ramps as part of their sidewalk construction.

(Section 7.365 added by Ordinance No. 20390, enacted August 13, 2007, effective September 14, 2007.)