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If you want to install a stairway chairlift in lieu of other accessibility requirements under the Minnesota State Building Code, you may apply for a code waiver from the Access Review Board.

Access Review Board members

  • Karen Gridley, board chairperson, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry

  • David Fenley, Minnesota Council on Disability

  • Marvin Forbragd, Minnesota Department of Public Safety, State Fire Marshal's Office

  • Jim Weaver, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, chief elevator inspector

  • Elise Wehrman, Minnesota Department of Human Rights

March 19, 2024, 9:30 a.m., meeting information. In-person and Webex option.

Meetings are in the Minnesota Room, Department of Labor and Industry, 443 Lafayette Road North, St. Paul, MN  55155, and conducted virtually via Webex.

2024 meetings

March 19, 2024

Agenda

Jan. 4, 2024

Agenda

2023 meetings

Nov. 16, 2023

Agenda

Sept. 21, 2023

Agenda

July 24, 2023

Agenda

June 27, 2023

Agenda

May 26, 2023

Agenda

March 2, 2023

Agenda

Jan. 20, 2023

Agenda

2022 meetings

Nov. 15, 2022

Agenda

July 18, 2022

Agenda

July 7, 2022

Agenda

March 9, 2022

Agenda

Jan. 26, 2022

Agenda

Green meeting practices

The State of Minnesota is committed to minimizing the environmental impact of this event by following green meeting practices. DLI is minimizing the environmental impact of its events by following green meeting practices. DLI encourages you to use electronic copies of handouts or to print them on 100% post-consumer processed chlorine-free paper, double-sided.

Meeting accommodations

If you require an accommodation, contact Lyndy Logan at lyndy.logan@state.mn.us at least 10 days prior to the meeting.


Final decisions issued by the board

Questions?

For help with questions about Minnesota Accessibility Code requirements or the waiver process, contact Karen Gridley, Access Review Board chairperson, at karen.gridley@state.mn.us or 651-284-5877.