Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST in Boise, Idaho
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Sponsored by the 23 member organizations of the Idaho Fair Housing Forum.
FIRST Curriculums Presented:
- Design & Construction Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, Technical Overview
- Accessible Routes
- Accessible Public & Common-Use Areas
- Strategies for Compliant Bathrooms
Advocates, Architects, Attorneys, Government Officials, Community Developers, Property Managers, Landscape Architects, Housing Development Officers, Project Managers, Building Inspectors, Testers, and Investigators
Comments from the participants:
"The entire presentation was very well organized. Jack Catlin kept it entertaining and used common sense when using examples."
"I have participated in many FHA trainings and this was exemplary."
"This should be presented in Boise on an annual basis."
Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST has been contracted by HUD to provide information, materials, and technical assistance to all relevant stakeholders about the accessibility design and construction requirements of the Fair Housing Act as amended in 1988. However, Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST is not responsible for enforcement of the Fair Housing Act. The information, materials, and technical assistance are intended solely as informal guidance and are neither a determination of legal responsibilities under the Fair Housing Act nor binding on any agency with enforcement responsibility under the Fair Housing Act.