Sunday, July 26 marked the 25th Anniversary of the day President George Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act into law. The ADA Advisory Committee of the Greater Peoria Mass Transit District hosted a celebration of the ADA at the CityLink Transit Center. CityLink, CityLift and CountyLink had several vehicles on display that showcased their accessibility. In addition, a 1975 GMC that was part of Greater Peoria Transit was on display. Guests were able to see how buses before the ADA were not handicap accessible.
CityLink congratulates GPMTD Board Trustee and Chairperson of ADA Committee James Polk on being selected as a Local Legend in InterBusiness Issues (iBi) magazine. Since 2013, iBi has honored longtime community leaders through their Local Legends program. (Photos courtesy of InterBusiness Issues magazine)
Mr. Polk was selected as a Local Legend, along with four...Read more