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- Don't be "Penny Wise and Pound Foolish" when performing your ADA [Americans with Disabilities Act] Project. | ADA Compliance Consultants, Inc.
A word to the wise:
It used to be that a property owner or manager could call up their trusted contractor and get them to seal and re-stripe their parking lot without ever having a conversation with the building department.
Likewise, there was a time, not to long ago, when you could remove an asphalt built up ramp that cut into your sidewalk and install a new curb cut ramp or install a small asphalt overlay to the disabled parking stall area without permission from your local building agency.
Well, I'm here to tell you those days are gone … especially when it comes to ADA construction projects.
Read the source article … http://www.ada-pros.com/dont-be-penny-wi se-and-pound-foolish-when-performing-you r-ada-project/
- Booming market drives up rents and squeezes out renters | Star Tribune
Affordable housing is in short supply mostly because there's a lack of public and private funding available for income-restricted projects. But rising costs for land and materials also are pushing up prices for apartments. Units in popular locations can rent for $2 or more per square foot.
Read the source article … http://www.startribune.com/housing/22557 9612.html
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