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MAAC has five to seven members, including one Town Councilor, with a majority of members being persons with disabilities. Members are chosen for their knowledge, experience and dedication to accessibility. This committee assists the Town in creating and maintaining an accessible and inclusive community for people of all abilities.
To create a strong, caring, safe community for citizens at all levels of ability, and to be continually moving towards the Town of Milton's commitment of increasing accessibility, opportunity, and independence for all citizens. We will accomplish this by working with the citizens of Milton and various organizations within Halton Region to address the identification, removal and prevention of barriers to persons with disabilities to be incorporated in the municipality's bylaws, policies, programs, practices and services. Thereby, enhancing all citizens' dignity, independence and a sense of well being will be instilled within this community.
MAAC prepares an annual accessibility plan for Council approval. This plan focuses on identifying, removing and preventing barriers with in Town by-laws, policies, facilities, programs, practices and services.
Additional committee responsibilities include:
The Milton Accessibility Advisory Committee (MAAC) is seeking volunteer members for its 2014 - 2018 term. If you are passionate about creating and maintaining an accessible and inclusive community for Milton residents with disabilities, then this committee is for you. See the MAAC Recruitment Flyer for full details. An application form is available on the Boards and Committees page.