Access Review Board
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.
Waiver requirements under Minnesota Statutes, Section 471.471.
Access Review Board members
Karen Gridley, board chairperson, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry
David Fenley, Minnesota Council on Disability
William Reinke, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, chief elevator inspector
Audel Shokohzadeh, Minnesota Department of Human Rights
John Swanson, Minnesota Department of Public Safety, State Fire Marshal's Office
There will be no in-person meetings due to the current status of the state of Minnesota operating under the COVID-19 health pandemic. See Minnesota Statute 13D.021 for remote meeting requirements. Meetings will occur by WebEx – see instructions below. Contact Lyndy Logan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-284-5912 for more information or to be added to the meeting notice email list.
Aug. 13, 2020, WebEx meeting instructions
To participate by phone, when it's time for the meeting call 415-655-0003 or 855-282-6330 and enter access code 146 535 2938. The meeting password is PJsQ2jjmU52.
Attendees are able to chat with the host and panelists and “raise their hand” if connecting through a computer. View additional WebEx instructions.
Meeting materials: Betheran Lutheran Church application and summary
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Final decisions issued by the board
For help with questions about Minnesota Accessibility Code requirements or the waiver process, contact Karen Gridley, Access Review Board chairperson, at email@example.com or 651-284-5877.