Special Event Ordinance Highlights

  1. Accessibility Expectations
  2. Public Safety Expectations
  3. Trash & Recycling Expectations
  4. Insurance Requirements

Accessibility Expectations

Event organizers are required to comply with the Americans with Disability Act (ADA).

All venues, structures and activities shall be accessible to persons with disabilities including, but not limited to, the first aid station, parking, clear paths of travel (to and from, and inside the event), restrooms, seating, signage, drinking fountains, transportation and access to vendors.

If all areas are not accessible, directional signage or a map or program must be provided to attendees indicating the location of accessible restrooms, parking, drinking fountains, etc. Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and all amendments are the responsibility of the organizer.