Universal Design New York
Table of Contents




1 Introduction

2 Using Universal Design Guidelines

3 Principles of Universal Design

4 Elements of the Universal City

4.1 General Building and Facility Issues

4.1a Using Circulation Systems

4.1b Entering and Exiting

4.1c Wayfinding

4.1d Obtaining Products and Services

4.1e Using Public Amenities

4.2 Specific Occupancy Type Issues

4.2a Cultural Facilities

4.2b Public Assembly and Entertainment

4.2c Participant Sports and Recreation Facilities

4.2d Temporary Lodging

4.2e Workplace Facilities

4.2f Human Service Facilities

5 Conclusion

6 Credits

7 Resources


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