Commission for Persons with Disabilities Advisory Board

Authority:
Chapter 2.96 of the Cambridge Municipal Code.

Purpose:

The Commission works to maximize access to all aspects of Cambridge community life for individuals with disabilities, and strives to raise awareness of disability matters, to eliminate discrimination, and to promote equal opportunity for people with all types of disabilities – physical, mental and sensory. In addition, the Commission acts as a clearinghouse on disability and access issues throughout the City of Cambridge. The Commission provides information, referral, guidance, and technical assistance to individuals and their families, employers, public agencies, businesses and private non-profit organizations.

Membership:
11 members (one representative each from the Department of Public Works and the Department of Human Service Programs; at least 5 members are to be persons with disabilities; and remaining members are to be parents, friends or other interested persons.)

Term:

3 years with possible second term of three years; six years maximum

Contact:

Commission for Persons with Disabilities: 617-349-4692 (Voice), 617-492-0235 (TTY), & 617-349-4766 (Fax).

Email: ccpd@cambridgema.gov

Website: Commission for Persons with Disabilities

Commission Members:

Gary Dmytryk, Chair
Nicole Horton-Stimpson, Secretary
Katie Ashwill Allen
Debbie Cheng
Maria Fontellio
Stelios Gragoudas
Mike Langlois
Luis Loya
Bet MacArthur
Julie Miller
Alicia Zeh-Dean

Meeting Schedule and Minutes: Meeting agendas are posted on the City Website Calendar

Visit www.cambridgema.gov/ccpd for the Commission's calendar and office information.

Schedule:

  • January 14, 2016
  • February 11, 2016
  • March 10, 2016
  • April 14, 2016
  • May 12, 2016
  • June 9, 2016
  • July 14, 2016
  • [No meeting in August]
  • September 8, 2016
  • October 13, 2016
  • November 10, 2016
  • December 8, 2016

Minutes:

2016

January 14, 2016; February 11, 2016; March 10, 2016; April 14, 2016; May 12, 2016; June 9, 2016; July 14, 2016; September 8, 2016; October 13, 2016

2015

January 8, 2015; March 19, 2015; April 9, 2015; May 14, 2015; June 11, 2015; July 9, 2015; September 10, 2015; October 8, 2015; November 12, 2015; December 10, 2015

2014

February 20, 2014; March 13, 2014; April 10, 2014; May 8, 2014; June 12, 2014; October 9, 2014; November 13, 2014; December 11, 2014

2013

January 10, 2013; February 14, 2013; March 14, 2013; April 11, 2013; May 9, 2013; June 13, 2013; August 8, 2013; September 19, 2013; October 10, 2013; November 14, 2013; December 12, 2013

2012

January 12, 2012, February 9, 2012, March 8, 2012, April 12, 2012, May 17, 2012, June 14, 2012, July 12, 2012, September 13, 2012, October 11, 2012, November 8, 2012, December 13, 2012

2011

January 13, 2011, February 10, 2011, March 10, 2011, April 14, 2011, May 12, 2011, June 9, 2011, July 14, 2011, September 8, 2011, October 13, 2011, November 10, 2011, December 08, 2011.

2010

January 14, 2010, February 11, 2010, March 11, 2010, April 08, 2010, May 13, 2010, June 10, 2010, August 12, 2010, September 16, 2010, October 14, 2010, November 18, 2010, December 09, 2010.

Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Louis DePasquale
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager