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Max Bell Centre Arenas accessibility

 
Accessibility
 
Please note: Calgary Recreation is improving accessibility in facilities whenever upgrades are done. Levels of accessibility vary according to when our facilities were built and when major renovations were completed, so not all parts of the facility may be “accessible for all”. This information indicates the parts of the facility that are barrier-free and is provided to help customer(s) with a disability find a facility that can meet their particular sensory or mobility needs.

Parking

  • 8 designated accessible parking spaces
  • Accessible path of travel leads from parking lot to the entrance

Entrance

  • Front entrance is at ground level (no stairs)
  • Automatic sliding doors by sensor at Main Arena #1
  • Push plate/button opens door at Arena #2

Signage

  • International symbol of accessibility identifies barrier-free areas of facility

Washrooms

  • Female washroom in Arena #1 – barrier-free stall
    • no power operated door
    • grab bar is 480 mm
  • Male washroom in Arena #1 – barrier-free stall
    • no power operated door
    • centre line of toilet is positioned too far from side wall
    • grab bar is 480 mm
  • Female washroom in Arena #2 – barrier-free stall
    • no power operated door
  • Male washroom in Arena #2 – barrier-free stall
    • no power operated door

Interior building elements

  • 2 floors/levels in facility is accessed via elevator or stairs
  • Continuous accessible path of travel (public corridor is at least 1100 mm wide) to:
    • Arena #1 & Spectator Seating
      • no power operated door
    • Arena #2 & Spectator Seating
    • Change Rooms
      • no power operated door
    • Multi-purpose (meeting) rooms
      • no power operated door
    • Concession area in lobby
  • Non-sloped open area for wheelchair seating in Arena #1 below spectator viewing area; steep ramp to access it
  • Non-sloped open area for wheelchair seating in Arena #2 spectator viewing area