In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”), the City of Ankeny, Iowa, will not discriminate against individuals with disabilities in its services, programs, or activities.
Modifications to Policies and Procedures: Ankeny will make all reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to enjoy all City of Ankeny programs, services, and activities.
Transition Plan: The City has prepared the City of Ankeny, Iowa – Americans with Disabilities Act Transition Plan which addresses the physical barriers within the city infrastructure. This report includes an inventory of potential barriers, prioritization for removing these barriers and scheduling of the initial phases of improvements. This document is available for reference and inspection on the City of Ankeny’s website, located at www.ankenyiowa.gov or by inquiry to the program administrator listed below.
Employment: Ankeny does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under Title I of the ADA.
Effective Communication: Ankeny will provide, upon request, appropriate aids and services leading to effective communication for qualified persons with disabilities so they can participate equally in City programs, services, and activities.
Undue Burden: The ADA does not require the City to take any action that would fundamentally alter the nature of its programs or services, or impose an undue financial or administrative burden.
Grievances: Complaints that a city service or activity is not accessible to persons with disabilities can be directed to the program administrator or his designated representative:
Paul Moritz, P.E. – Assistant City Manager
Ankeny City Hall
410 West First Street
Ankeny, Iowa 50023