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Committed To Improving Accessibility – Rae Bower

In spite of physical limitations, Rae Bower considers herself to be an independent person. Four years ago she moved to Grand Rapids and immediately tested her ability to maintain her independence when she needed to venture out to a dentist. Typical to February, it was snowing. Her effort to manage the trek required her to… Read more »

Public Transportation Is For Everyone – Casey Dutmer

While Casey Dutmer has lived without sight since birth, his perspective on public transportation has never been about disabled community alone. In his opinion, it’s for everyone. “Good public transportation means good economic growth and development.” Casey has studied transportation systems all around the country. The consistency between all of them is a concentration of… Read more »