Municipal ADA Improvement Grant

These grants support capital improvements specifically dedicated to:

  • improving programmatic access,
  • removing barriers encountered by persons with disabilities in applicant facilities,
  • or both of the above

There are two grant types available:

  1. Project Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to successful applicant communities to remove barriers and create and improve accessible features and programmatic access for persons with disabilities throughout the Commonwealth.
  2. Planning Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to assist applicant communities in creating or updating a Self-Evaluation or Transition Plan required under Title II of the ADA.

Examples of project grants include: addition of ramps, elevators, power lifts and Limited Use/Limited Application (LULAs), signage, communication access devices, curb cuts and/or any other features that are designed to improve architectural access or programmatic access.