Accessibility - Town of Gravenhurst

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Accessibility

Gravenhurst is working to become a fully accessible community by 2025. The Town is dedicated in removing existing barriers and preventing new barriers that could potentially hold back any individual from participating in community life.

The content on our municipal website is accessible. If you are having any issues accessing information on the website, please contact us during regular business hours. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee the accessibility of third-party documents or websites. 

The Province of Ontario has developed accessibility standards for all private, public, voluntary and not-for-profit organizations. To review the legislation and standards, please visit one of the following sites:

If you have any comments regarding accessibility, please contact us during regular business hours.

Multi-Year Accessibility Plan

Council for the Town of Gravenhurst has developed a Multi-Year Accessibility Plan which establishes implements, maintains and documents the phased-in strategy to prevent and remove barriers as well as address current and future requirements of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

2014-2019 Multi-Year Accessibility Plan (PDF)

Accessibility Standard Policy

Accessible Websites and Web Content

The Town will ensure that the official municipal website and web content conforms to the World Wide Consortium Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, Level A, at a minimum. Except where meeting this requirement is not practicable, this conformity applies to websites, web content and web-based applications that are controlled directly or through a contractual relationship that allows for the modification of the product and web content.

Website users are encouraged to contact the municipality if they are unable to access a document posted on the municipal website.