Trinidad Colorado

ADA Effective Web Content Policy

THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA)

EFFECTIVE WEB CONTENT POLICY (§35.160)

The City of Trinidad is committed to ensuring that its website is accessible to people with disabilities.  New and updated web content produced by our organization will meet W3C WAI's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, Level AA conformance, by March 30, 2018.  Any issues should be reported to it@trinidad.co.gov .

APPROACHES

The City of Trinidad will retain and independent consultant approved by the United States who is knowledgeable about accessible website development, at minimum, WCAG 2.0 AA, Title II of the ADA to evaluate the City of Trinidad’s website or shall assign qualified staff with the same knowledge.

The City of Trinidad shall hire an independent agent who shall train staff in acceptable web content at minimum compliance with WCAG 2.0 AA, Title II of the ADA.

Content provided for our site by third-party developers will meet W3C WAI's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, Level AA conformance.

CONFORMANCE LEVELS

The City of Trinidad seeks to make sure our web content conforms to W3C WCAG 2.0 Level AA, Title II of the ADA.

SCOPE

This policy applies to all new, updated, and existing City of Trinidad web content.

MONITORING AND REVIEW

All areas of the City of Trinidad’s website will be reviewed  monthly using the process described as Website Accessibility Conformance Evaluation Methodology . Reviews are the responsibility of the IT department. Accessibility checks will be incorporated into the publishing workflow for all new content.

The Home Page of the website will include a link to a form allowing users to submit feedback on the site; this information will be compiled and considered during the review process.