The Citizens with Disabilities Advisory Board was established for the purposes of working toward the creation of a barrier-free environment. The function, power, responsibility and jurisdiction of the board shall be to study accessibility by persons with disabilities to areas such as sidewalks, buildings, recreational facilities and parking within the city and to report to and make recommendations to the city commission. The board consists of 5 members who possess the technical, professional, financial, business or administrative skills necessary to make recommendations on matters concerning accessibility of persons with disabilities. Meetings are held as needed, in the City Commission Chambers, 1565 1st Street. The board is assisted and supported by the Human Resources Department.