Excellent article from Parks & Recreation Magazine on Surfacing

2012-12-01Department, By Amy KappBookmark and Share

The 2010 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards for Accessible Design require park and recreation agencies to comply with the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) F1951 standard for surface accessibility in all newly constructed or altered public playgrounds. Accessible surfacing is not a new concept for the industry, which has long espoused the benefits of inclusive play; however, the process of choosing appropriate surfacing can be complex, considering the unique geography, budgets, and resources of communities.

 

 

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