Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information

international symbol for accessAll individuals shall be afforded equal access to all County employment, programs, services and facilities. Any questions or concerns regarding access for people with disabilities should be directed to the ADA Coordinator.

Please Note

We're in the process of making our website more accessible. If you would like specific information in an alternate format or if you're having challenges accessing information on this website, please contact the ADA Coordinator at (808) 241-4924 or

ADA Training Opportunities

ADA 2010 Revised Requirements for Service Animals - Thursday, February 7, 2013

Due to the number of inquiries we receive about service animals, we have added a new document to our ADA Documents section below.  The publication from the U.S. Department of Justice provides guidance on the term "service animal" and the service animal provisions in the Department's revised regulations.


Contact Information

Linda Nuland
ADA Coordinator

Office of the Mayor
4444 Rice Street, Suite 235
Lihuʻe, Hawaiʻi  96766
808-241-4924 (V/TRS), Fax 808-241-6877

ADA Documents

 TitleDescriptionModified Date
ADA Complaint FormAmerican With Disabilities Act (ADA) Notice & Complaint Form Submittal to the ADA Coordinator5/18/2015
ADA Guide For Small BusinessesThis guide presents an informal overview of some basic ADA requirements for small businesses that provide goods or services to the public. the public.8/18/2016
ADA Update: A Primer for Small BusinessThis update contains new requirements, including the 2010 Standards for Accessible Design. It provides guidance to assist small business owners with understanding and compliance with the new regulation. business owners in understanding how this new re8/18/2016
How to Caption Your Videos or Live ShowsHelpful information and resources for captioning your videos and shows.8/22/2016
How to Obtain a Sign Language InterpreterHelpful information on obtaining and paying for a qualified ASL interpreter.8/22/2016
Modifying Your Home for AccessibilityResources for modifying a home to support independent living.6/2/2017
Person With A Disability Parking Permit ApplicationFor more information about obtaining a temporary or permanent parking placard, please visit:
Service AnimalsThis U.S. Department of Justice publication provides guidance on the term "service animal" and the service animal provisions in the Department’s revised regulations.5/10/2017
Travelers Tips Kauai 2017This guide assists travelers with disabilities and health conditions by providing information about accessibility and services on Kauai.7/25/2017