Government

Barrier Free Health Care

Barrier-Free Health Care Initiative

Location Nationwide As an Accessibility Expert for the Barrier-Free Health Care Initiative, LCM surveys healthcare facilities to identify physical conditions not in compliance with the ADA. Our reports recommend barrier removal solutions that would enable access by persons with disabilities. Enforcement authorities rely on this information to reach agreements with healthcare providers. The U.S. Department …

Barrier-Free Health Care Initiative Read More »

MilwaukeeADACompliance

City of Milwaukee ADA Consulting

LCM is the Independent Licensed Architect retained to assess ADA Title II compliance of municipal facilities in the City of Milwaukee. The City modified police stations, fire houses, and administrative buildings to remove barriers and ensure program accessibility. LCM evaluated the modifications to confirm ADA compliance. We also conducted accessibility surveys and made recommendations for …

City of Milwaukee ADA Consulting Read More »

City of Los Angeles Accessible Affordable Housing Plan

LCM is working with the City of Los Angeles to ensure sufficient accessible affordable housing. We are verifying FHA, ADA Title II/UFAS/Section 504, and California Building Code compliance for more than 800 existing and newly completed multifamily housing properties. Over the course of 10 years, LCM’s scope includes: Survey hundreds of multifamily developments and more …

City of Los Angeles Accessible Affordable Housing Plan Read More »

Committed to Making Every Chicago Transit Authority Station Accessible to All ASAP

The Chicago Transit Authority developed the comprehensive All Stations Accessibility Program (ASAP) to achieve a 100% accessible transit system that accommodates people with disabilities.     As part of a working group that developed this blueprint for future construction, LCM Architects advised on disability community issues and the technical approach for retrofitting or rebuilding all 42 …

Committed to Making Every Chicago Transit Authority Station Accessible to All ASAP Read More »

Freedom Transit Intermodal Facility

Size 5,300 sf Construction Type New LCM designed a new headquarters and transit hub for Freedom Transit, the primary public transportation provider for the Washington County, PA area. LCM first studied the feasibility of redeveloping city-owned land to make way for an intermodal transit facility. Replacing a deteriorating garage, the new municipal building serves as …

Freedom Transit Intermodal Facility Read More »

Chicago Public Schools

Construction Type New, Renovation  LCM plays a significant role in making Chicago Public Schools facilities and programs more accessible to all students, including those with disabilities. Our work addresses ADA and local code compliance for new construction, additions, and alterations. Since a major Capital Improvement Program initiated in 1996, we have worked with CPS staff, …

Chicago Public Schools Read More »

Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development sponsors Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST to promote Fair Housing Act compliance. Nearly 40 million multifamily buildings are subject to the FHA’s design and construction requirements. As Program Manager for FHA FIRST, LCM provides technical guidance to the public through a comprehensive training curriculum, a toll-free Design and …

Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST Read More »

Chicago Transit Authority

LCM addressed the accessibility of CTA stations undergoing major alterations on the Blue, Brown, Green, Pink, Red-Blue, and Red Lines. We reviewed construction plans for accessibility compliance, conducted field surveys, and provided reports with compliance deficiencies and remediation recommendations. We also addressed noncompliant products/materials, consulted on the CTA graphics package, and developed technical reference materials …

Chicago Transit Authority Read More »

Scroll to Top