City of Tacoma ADA Survey of City Owned Buildings

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City of Tacoma ADA Survey of City Owned Buildings -

E&A completed the project 2/16/07, ADA Surveys of 74 City Buildings that include the Tacoma Dome, Cheney Stadium, high rise Municipal Building, Libraries, Fire Stations, Community Centers, Training Facilities and other unique buildings.  As always, E&A used our proven Survey SolutionsTM Software.

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The 2010 Standards for Accessible Design, effective 3/15/12, have some new scoping provisions that can impact your multiunit housing projects.

Projects with HUD Section 504 or other public funding require 5% of units be accessible with mobility features.  These are generally more stringent than "Code Type A" units.  Additionally, 2% of units need to have Communiction Features.  Funding programs that trigger this are not well documented or defined - be conservative.

Among the significant new Regulations is "Housing at a Place of Education" for housing operated by or for the benefit of educational institutions.  This can have a large design impact, as it is much more stringent and requires greater quantities of accessible units than the typical IBC / ANSI A117.1 Type A units.

There are many implications of these changes that E&A can assist you with.

Please Contact us for more information on how the 2010 ADA Standards will affect your public accommodation and public sector projects and facilities.

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Numerous Gaming / Hospitality Facilities

Serivces for hundreds of new and renovation projects for gaming and hotel facilities in Las Vegas and on Native American lands.  Operators inlcude Harrah's, Station Casinos, Caesar's Palace, Horseshoe Casinos, Ritz Carlton, and many others.  Architects include Friedmutter Group, KGA, JMA, and Klai Juba Wald.



Welcome to Endelman & Associates

Endelman & Associates PLLC (E&A), a consulting firm founded by William E. Endelman, AIA, is a rather unique firm of Architects (licensed in WA, CA, AZ, NV, and NCARB certificated) specializing in accessibility consulting, ADA compliance, and Fair Housing Act compliance.  Our focus is on problem solving in to meet accessibility standards, to include the ADA, the Fair Housing Act "safe harbors", the International Building Codes, the Uniform Federal Accessibility Standard, Architectural Barriers Act, Universal Design and other Codes.  E&A has served over 700 clients, most of whom are ongoing clients. Using best practices learned from experience and computer technologies, our clients receive high value solutions from the following Consulting Services:

Our Consulting Services

Endelman & Associates PLLC (a Professional Limited Liability Company) is dedicated to the highest levels of customer value. In addition to having the requisite expertise, we are responsive and support our clients.  We listen and solve problems.

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Corporate Address

600 University Street
Suite 1515
Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: 206.324.6462
Fax: 206.324.6469
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Our Mission

"To provide accessibility consulting, project management, and code compliance services, with objective interpretations and a risk management approach."