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1 OKC Zoo City of Oklahoma City ADA Transition Plan 2101 N.E. 50 th St. Summer 2007 ocation Identified Barrier(s) Recommended Corrective Action or Applicable Guideline ISC. EXTERIOR FEATURES * Parking 16 spaces are striped as accessible but only 5 have signs. None are designated as van accessible. Access aisles are 60 wide. (1,200 total spaces) At least 2 accessible spaces shall be designated as van accessible and be served with access aisles at least 96 wide and at least 20 standard accessible spaces served with 60 minimum width access aisles. Two spaces may share a common access aisle. Signs shall be located so they cannot be obscured by a vehicle parked in the space (4.1.2(5), & 4.6.4). Recommendation: install an additional van accessible space and a standard space near the Education Center. $1,500 Accessible Paths of Travel There is one existing curb ramp near the Zoo entrance. Ramp sides slope up to 14%. Note: there is a steep (20%) sloped curb the length of the entrance If a curb ramp is located where pedestrians must walk across the ramp, or where it is not protected by handrails or guardrails, it shall have flared sides; the maximum slope of the flare shall be 1:10 or 10% (4.7.5). Recommendation: install another curb ramp east of the existing curb ramp. Paint curb ramps so that they are easily recognized and to discourage use of the steeper curb. $800 There are numerous exterior routes to exhibits that have running slopes that exceed 5%, however, due to the lay of the land and nature of the exhibits, some areas are not able to meet that standard. Recommendation: on any new exhibits or routes to exhibits, try to maintain a running slope at or less than 5%. -- Ticket Counters 2 counters are 37 ¾ high and 30 ½ long. At least one counter should be no higher than 36 with a minimum length of 36 (7.2). + $200 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 1 of 21

2 Entry Plaza Restrooms: - Signage is mounted 64 high to center and is not in an accessible format. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). $80 - irrors are 42 high to reflective surface. irrors shall be mounted with the bottom edge of the reflecting surface no higher than 40 above the finish floor (4.19.6). - Toilet paper dispensers are located above side grab bars. Toilet paper dispensers shall be below the grab bar and at least 19 above the floor and no farther than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the far side of the dispensers (Figure 30(d)). - - Clothes hooks are mounted 67 high. 48 maximum forward reach, 54 maximum side reach (4.2.5 & 4.2.6). - The urinal in the men s room is 18 ¼ high to rim. Urinals shall be stall-type or wall-hung with an elongated rim at a maximum of 17 above the finish floor (4.18.2). $500 ember entrance counters are 38 high. At least one counter should be no higher than 36 with a minimum length of 36 (7.2). $200 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 2 of 21

3 Safari Café: - Soft drink dispenser is 57 high. 54 maximum side reach (4.2.6). - Soft drink cup dispenser is 59 high. 54 maximum side reach (4.2.6). Tree ouse Restroom Unisex Restroom: - No signage exists. Recommendation: install signage in the location and format required by $40 - A 1 threshold exists at the entrance door. Thresholds at doorways shall not exceed ½ beveled (4.13.8). + $200 - The maneuvering clearance width on the pull side of door is minimum, 24 preferred (Figure 25(a)). + $1,000 - The sink drain pipe is exposed. ot water and drain pipes exposed under sinks shall be insulated or otherwise configured so as to protect against contact (4.24.6). $50 - The toilet is 15 high and no grab bars exist. 17 minimum, 19 maximum. Grab bars for water closets not located in stalls shall comply with The grab bar behind the water closet shall be 36 minimum (4.16.4). + $150 Nectaurant (Vendor) Transaction counter is 48 high. At least one counter should be no higher than 36 with a minimum length of 36 (7.2 $200 Snakes Building Entrance door handles are panel style andles, pulls, latches, locks, and other operating devices on accessible doors shall have a shape that is easy to grasp with one hand and does not require tight grasping, tight pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate. ever-operated mechanisms, push-type mechanisms, and U-shaped handles are acceptable designs (4.13.9). + $200 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 3 of 21

4 Inner doors are 26 wide and have a 2 ½ threshold. Doorways shall have a minimum clear opening of 32 with the door open 90, measured between the face of the door and the opposite stop. Thresholds at doorways shall not exceed ½ beveled ( & ). + $1,500 Naturalist Center Exterior entrance ramp lacks handrails. If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides. andrails shall comply with and $850 Gorilla Center The inner interior doors have a ¾ threshold. Thresholds at doorways shall not exceed ½ beveled (4.13.8). + $200 Orangutan Play Area Play equipment and surface lack accessible features. Recommendation: use the Best Practice Guidelines for Parks in determining number of fixtures to be accessible and types of accessible surface. - ** ions air Gift Shop The entrance has steps. ½ maximum change in level. An accessible route does not include stairs, steps, or escalators (4.3.8). $1,000 Children s Story Telling Area Entrance Doors The curb ramp serving this area has a running slope greater than 10%. The west inner entrance foyer doors require 10 lbs. opening force. 1:12 or 8.33% maximum (4.8.2). $400 EDUCATION CENTER 5 lbs. maximum ( ). Interior Rooms and Spaces Class rooms have signage mounted above doors and lack an accessible format. Exit signs are not in an accessible format/location. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the $300 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 4 of 21

5 nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). Auditorium (2) Entrance ramp handrails lack adequate extensions at the top. If handrails are not continuous, they shall extend at least 12 beyond the top and bottom of the ramp segment and shall be parallel with the floor or ground surface (4.8.5). + $350 There are 5 designated wheelchair seating locations but none have an unobstructed line of sight to the performing area. Fixed companion seating serves 2 wheelchair seats. Wheelchair areas shall be an integral part of any fixed seating plan and shall be provided so as to provide people with physical disabilities a choice of admission prices and lines of sight comparable to those for members of the general public. At least one companion fixed seat shall be provided next to each wheelchair seating area (4.33.3). $800 No Assistive istening System is installed. Restrooms: - Signage is located on doors. Where audible communications are integral to the use of the space (e.g., concert and lecture halls, playhouses and movie theaters, meeting rooms, etc.), such assembly areas, if (1) they accommodate at least 50 persons, or if they have audio-amplification systems, and (2) they have fixed seating, shall have a permanently installed assistive listening system complying with 4.33 (4.1.3(19)(b)). Signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign (4.30.6). + $2,000 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 5 of 21

6 - Entrance doors require 10 lbs. force to open. 5 lbs. maximum ( ). + - avatories have 26 ½ knee clearance to aprons. avatories shall provide a clearance of at least 29 above the finish floor to the bottom of the apron (4.19.2). + $100 - Toilet paper dispensers are located above grab bars. Toilet paper dispensers shall be below the grab bar and at least 19 above the floor and no farther than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the far side of the dispensers (Figure 30(d)). - Clothes hooks are mounted 70 high. 48 maximum forward reach, 54 maximum side reach (4.2.5 & 4.2.6). - The route to the urinal in the men s room is 26 ½ wide. The minimum clear width of an accessible route shall be 36 (4.3.3). $700 ain Office Restrooms Signs are mounted 57 ½ high to center. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign (4.30.6). Sink heights are 35 to top. Sinks shall be mounted with the counter or rim no higher than 34 above the finish floor (4.24.2). $200 Toilet paper dispensers are located above side grab bars. Toilet paper dispensers shall be below the grab bar and at least 19 above the floor and no farther than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the far side of the dispensers (Figure 30(d)). Clothes hooks are mounted 70 high. 48 maximum forward reach, 54 maximum side reach (4.2.5 & 4.2.6). The women s restroom lacks an alternate accessible toilet stall. Where 6 or more stalls are provided, in addition to the stall complying with , at least one stall 36 wide with an outward swinging, self-closing door $1,000 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 6 of 21

7 and parallel grab bars complying with Figure 30(d) and 4.26 shall be provided (4.23.4). Discovery Theatre Sign is located above the door and lacks an accessible format. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). $50 Entrance/exit doors are 28 wide (double doors). Doorways shall have a minimum clear opening of 32 with the door open 90, measured between the face of the door and the opposite stop (4.13.5). $1,000 CANOPY RESTAURANT iscellaneous Exit signs are not in an accessible format/location. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif $100 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 7 of 21

8 type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). Self serve fountain drinks have dispensers located more than 56 high. 48 maximum forward reach, 54 maximum side reach (4.2.5 & 4.2.6). + Restrooms en s: - Entrance door requires 10 lbs. force to open. 5 lbs. maximum ( ). + - The maneuvering clearance width on the pull side of the door is 16 ½. 18 minimum, 24 preferred (Figure 25(a)). + $500 - Grab bars at toilet are mounted 37 high to top. All grab bars shall be located 33 to 36 above the finish floor to the top gripping surface (Figure 30). Women s: - Entrance door requires 10 lbs. force to open. 5 lbs. maximum ( ). + - Clothes hook is mounted more than 60 high. 48 maximum forward reach, 54 maximum side reach (4.2.5 & 4.2.6). - Toilet paper dispenser is located 40 from rear wall. Toilet paper dispensers shall be below the grab bar and at least 19 above the floor and no farther than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the far side of the dispensers (Figure 30(d)). AQUATIC CENTER Auditorium The line of sight to the stage area (from the wheelchair seating area) crosses the handrails (36 Recommendation: lower various portions of the rail to less than 32. $200 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 8 of 21

9 high). Note: folding chairs are available for companion seating. One fountain exists near the auditorium and is 41 high to spout. Restrooms: - Signage is not located in correct locations and are not in an accessible format. Spouts shall be no higher than 36, measured from the floor or ground surfaces to the spout outlet. Where only one drinking fountain is provided on a floor there shall be a drinking fountain which is accessible to individuals who use wheelchairs and one accessible to those who have difficulty bending or stooping. This can be accommodated by using a "hi-lo" fountain; by providing one fountain accessible to those who use wheelchairs and one fountain at a standard height convenient for those who have difficulty bending ( & 4.1.3(10)(a)). Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). + $550 $80 - irrors are 40 ½ high to reflective surface. irrors shall be mounted with the bottom edge of the reflecting surface no higher than 40 above the finish floor (4.19.6). - Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 9 of 21

10 - In accessible alternate toilet stalls, toilet paper dispensers are located above side grab bars. Toilet paper dispenser shall be mounted below the grab bar at a minimum height of 19 and no more than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the end of the dispenser (Figures 29(b) & 30). + Ramp to lower gallery: - andrail is provided on one side only, mounted 31 to top and has inadequate extensions. If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides. Top of handrail gripping surfaces shall be mounted between 34 and 38 above ramp surfaces. Gripping surfaces shall be continuous. If handrails are not continuous, they shall extend at least 12 beyond the top and bottom of the ramp segment and shall be parallel with the floor or ground surface (4.8.5). $1,500 - The mid ramp has no handrails. If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides (4.8.5). $2,500 The exit ramps have running slopes up to 12% and only one handrail (partial). 1:12 or 8.33% maximum. If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides (4.8.2 & 4.8.5). Recommendation: modify at least one ramp to comply and install signage $4,000 The lower gallery drinking fountain has 26 knee clearance. Wall and post-mounted cantilevered units shall have a clear knee space between the bottom of the apron and the floor or ground at least 27 high (4.15.5). $200 ower Gallery Restrooms: - Signs are mounted on doors and are not in accessible formats. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the $80 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 10 of 21

11 nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). - The maneuvering clearance width on the pull side of the women s entrance door is 10 ½. 18 minimum, 24 preferred (Figure 25(a)). Recommendation: in addition to structural modifications, barrier removal options include: rehinging door to swing outward or installing a power assisted automatic door opener. $1,500** - irrors are 42 ½ high to reflective surface. irrors shall be mounted with the bottom edge of the reflecting surface no higher than 40 above the finish floor (4.19.6). - Sink drain pipes are exposed. ot water and drain pipes exposed under sinks shall be insulated or otherwise configured so as to protect against contact. There shall be no sharp or abrasive surfaces under sinks (4.24.6). $100 - Toilet paper dispensers in alternate toilet stalls are mounted above side bars. Toilet paper dispenser shall be mounted below the grab bar at a minimum height of 19 and no more than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the end of the dispenser (Figures 29(b) & 30). + - The urinal in the men s room is 23 high to rim. Urinals shall be stall-type or wall-hung with an elongated rim at a maximum of 17 above the finish floor (4.18.2). $500 ower Gallery Gift Shop No signage exists. Recommendation: install accessible formatted signage in location compliant with $75 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 11 of 21

12 Entrance door requires 15 lbs. force to open. 5 lbs. maximum ( ). + The transaction counter is 38 ½ high. 36 maximum height, 36 minimum length (7.2). $250 FAR OUSE TEATRE Exterior Features The end of the bridge nearest to the theatre has a slope exceeding 5% for approximately 6 feet. An accessible route with a running slope greater than 1:20 or 5% is to be considered a ramp and shall comply with 4.8. $1,800 The entrance door has a latch door handle that requires pinching to operate. andles, pulls, latches, locks, and other operating devices on accessible doors shall have a shape that is easy to grasp with one hand and does not require tight grasping, tight pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate. ever-operated mechanisms, push-type mechanisms, and U-shaped handles are acceptable designs (4.13.9). $50 Interior Features Seating blocks extend nearly the full width of the theatre, not leaving adequate space for wheelchair users to sit without blocking paths of travel. Recommendation: modify/shorten at least one block of seating to accommodate at least one wheelchair user, preferably two individuals. Use Figure 46 to determine preferred size of accessible location. + $250 BIG RIVER BUIDING South Exterior Entrance No handrails exist on the ramp. Note: one side of the ramp is access to viewing of the exhibit. If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides (4.8.5). Recommendations: due to nature of viewing this exhibit, we recommend a significantly lowered grab bar on the viewing side of the ramp and installing edge protection per $800 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 12 of 21

13 Restrooms aneuvering clearance width on pull side of the men s entrance door is minimum, 24 preferred (Figure 25(a)). + $1,500** irrors are mounted 42 high to reflective surface. irrors shall be mounted with the bottom edge of the reflecting surface no higher than 40 above the finish floor (4.19.6). Grab bars in the accessible toilet stalls are mounted 37 high to top and toilet paper dispensers are located above the side bar. All grab bars shall be located 33 to 36 above the finish floor to the top gripping surface. Toilet paper dispenser shall be mounted below the grab bar at a minimum height of 19 and no more than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the end of the dispenser (Figure 30). - GREAT ESCAPE AREA Drinking Fountains Both fountains are 35 high to spout and 26 knee clearance. Wall and post-mounted cantilevered units shall have a clear knee space between the bottom of the apron and the floor or ground at least 27 high and spouts no higher than 36. Where only one drinking fountain is provided on a floor there shall be a drinking fountain which is accessible to individuals who use wheelchairs and one accessible to those who have difficulty bending or stooping. This can be accommodated by using a "hi-lo" fountain; by providing one fountain accessible to those who use wheelchairs and one fountain at a standard height convenient for those who have difficulty bending (4.15 & 4.1.3(10)(a)). $200 Restrooms Exterior entrance doors have opening forces greater than 20 lbs. Recommendation: exterior hinged doors are reserved (exempt) from force limits under the ADA access guidelines, however, they still must be usable by individuals. We recommend adjusting closers to approximately 8 lbs. opening force or less if possible. Alternative: install a power operated ** Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 13 of 21

14 automatic door. Signage is mounted 45 high to center line. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign (4.30.6). + Entrances have exterior thresholds of 1. Thresholds at doorways shall not exceed ½ beveled. + $350 Sinks have exposed drain pipes. ot water and drain pipes exposed under sinks shall be insulated or otherwise configured so as to protect against contact. There shall be no sharp or abrasive surfaces under sinks (4.24.6). $100 Toilet paper dispensers in alternate accessible toilet stalls are located above grab bars. Toilet paper dispenser shall be mounted below the grab bar at a minimum height of 19 and no more than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the end of the dispenser (Figure 30). + OPE PAZA Restrooms Signage is mounted in incorrect locations and lack accessible formats. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). $80 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 14 of 21

15 Thresholds up to ¾ exist at entrances. Thresholds at doorways shall not exceed ½ beveled (4.13.8). + $350 Entrance doors have round knobs. andles, pulls, latches, locks, and other operating devices on accessible doors shall have a shape that is easy to grasp with one hand and does not require tight grasping, tight pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate. ever-operated mechanisms, push-type mechanisms, and U-shaped handles are acceptable designs (4.13.9). + $100 irrors are mounted 45 high to reflective surface. irrors shall be mounted with the bottom edge of the reflecting surface no higher than 40 above the finish floor (4.19.6). Alternate accessible toilet stalls have round door locks and toilet paper dispensers located above grab bars. andles, pulls, latches, locks, and other operating devices on accessible doors shall have a shape that is easy to grasp with one hand and does not require tight grasping, tight pinching, or twisting of the wrist to operate. ever-operated mechanisms, push-type mechanisms, and U-shaped handles are acceptable designs. Toilet paper dispenser shall be mounted below the grab bar at a minimum height of 19 and no more than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the end of the dispenser ( & Figure 30). $50 Urinals in the men s room are 25 high to rim. At least one urinal shall be stall-type or wall-hung with an elongated rim at a maximum of 17 above the finish floor (4.18.2). $500 Playground Route to area has changes in level greater than ½ in places (imprints in concrete) Changes in level up to ¼ may be vertical and without edge treatment. Changes in level between ¼ and ½ shall be beveled with a slope no greater than 1:2. Changes in level greater than ½ shall be accomplished by means of a ramp (4.5.2). $250 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 15 of 21

16 Equipment lacks accessible components. Entrances The rear entrance has a ¾ threshold. When determining which accessible components to install, use Best Practice Guidelines for Parks. PACYDER BUIDING Thresholds at doorways shall not exceed ½ beveled (4.13.8). $3,000 + $200 iscellaneous Interior The overlook handrails are higher than 27 and stick out more than 12 Recommendations: due to the height and depth of these rails, they are considered to be protruding objects per We recommend modifying the undersides of the protruding sections to a height at or below 27. $300 Restrooms Signage is mounted in improper locations and lacks accessible format. Where permanent identification is provided for rooms and spaces, signs shall be installed on the wall adjacent to the latch side of the door. Where there is no wall space to the latch side of the door, including at double leaf doors, signs shall be placed on the nearest adjacent wall. ounting height shall be 60 above the finish floor to the centerline of the sign. ounting location for such signage shall be so that a person may approach within 3 of signage without encountering protruding objects or standing within the swing of a door. etters and numerals shall be raised 1/32, upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied with Grade 2 Braille. Raised characters shall be at least 5/8 high, but no higher than 2 ( & ). $80 Entrance doors are 29 wide and require more than 8 lbs. force to open. Doorways shall have a minimum clear opening of 32 with the door open 90, measured between the face of the door and the opposite stop. Door opening forces for interior hinged doors shall not exceed 5 lbs (4.13.5). + $750 Sink drain pipes are exposed. ot water and drain pipes exposed under sinks shall + $100 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 16 of 21

17 be insulated or otherwise configured so as to protect against contact. There shall be no sharp or abrasive surfaces under sinks (4.24.6). irrors are mounted 48 high to reflective surface. irrors shall be mounted with the bottom edge of the reflecting surface no higher than 40 above the finish floor (4.19.6). + Toilet stalls are narrow and inaccessible. Recommendation: modify one existing stall in each restroom to comply with If this is not structurally practical, install signage that give the location of the nearest accessible restrooms. ** The urinal in the men s room is 25 high to rim. Urinals shall be stall-type or wall-hung with an elongated rim at a maximum of 17 above the finish floor (4.18.2). $500 ISAND IFE EXIBIT Entrance/Exit Ramps The entrance ramp has handrails at incorrect height and lacks adequate extensions. Exit ramps to deck lack handrails If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides. Top of handrail gripping surfaces shall be mounted between 34 and 38 above ramp surfaces. Gripping surfaces shall be continuous. If handrails are not continuous, they shall extend at least 12 beyond the top and bottom of the ramp segment and shall be parallel with the floor or ground surface (4.8.5). $800 $1,800 Accessible Path of Travel The route to the Turtle dock crosses a 2 threshold Changes in level up to ¼ may be vertical and without edge treatment. Changes in level between ¼ and ½ shall be beveled with a slope no greater than 1:2. Changes in level greater than ½ shall be accomplished by means of a ramp (4.5.2). $200 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 17 of 21

18 PAVIIONS Wildcat Pavilion The route from the Pachyderm Bldg. to the pavilion has an excessive slope up to 14% for approximately 20 feet Note: there are alternate accessible routes. An accessible route with a running slope greater than 1:20 or 5% is to be a ramp and shall comply with 4.8. If a ramp run has a rise greater than 6 or a horizontal projection greater than 72, then it shall have handrails on both sides (4.3.7 & 4.8.5). Recommendation: install signage that gives direction of nearest accessible route to pavilion. + $75 Picnic tables are provided but none have adequate knee clearances for wheelchair users. Recommendation: provide at least two tables that comply with knee clearances as defined in $800 The path of travel to the restrooms crosses an area with excessive cross and running slopes Slopes along accessible routes shall not exceed 1:20 or 5%. Nowhere shall the cross slope of an accessible route exceed 1:50 or 2% (4.3). $1,000 Restrooms: - Toilet flush controls are located on the far side of toilets. Controls for flush valves shall be mounted on the wide side of toilet areas (4.16.5). + $200 - Toilet paper dispensers are located above grab bars. Toilet paper dispenser shall be mounted below the grab bar at a minimum height of 19 and no more than 36 from the rear wall, measured to the end of the dispenser (Figure 30). Devon Roughneck Pavilion Numerous picnic tables exist, however, none have adequate knee clearances for wheelchair users. Recommendation: provide at least two tables that comply with knee clearances as defined in $800 Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 18 of 21

19 EXPOR-A-KEET EXIBIT NOTE: Zoo staff indicated that this area is scheduled for demolition in order to expand another exhibit. No recommendations are being made. The main entrance to the Zoo has a curb with excessive slopes The route to the playground at ope Plaza has changes in level that extend the full width of the entrance with the exception of greater than ½ in some areas due to impressions in the walking one curb ramp. surface. Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 19 of 21

20 The overlook rails in the Pachyderm Building are potentially This excessive threshold is on the route to the Turtle Dock at the dangerous protruding objects for people with low or no vision. Island ife exhibit. The Island ife exhibit exit ramps lack handrails. This steep slope is located on the way to the Wildcat Pavilion from the Pachyderm Building. Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 20 of 21

21 The route to the restrooms at the Wildcat Pavilion crosses this area of excessive running and cross slopes. Priority evel Totals ow s $12,650 edium s $12,650 igh s $19,390 TOTA $44,690.00* * estimates are given as general guidance only. Actual construction costs will vary depending on availability of materials and contractors. ** estimates dependent on method of barrier removal used. Complete Access Solutions, C (2007) OKC Zoo Page 21 of 21

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