Design - Project ADA Self-Assessment for Construction Projects

For questions about ADA other than the required WSDOT ADA Self-Assessment for Construction Projects, please contact 1-888-259-9143.

Collection Guidance General Information (Excluding Facilities, Ferries, Airport and Rail)

Project Development Requirements 
Pavement Preservation Projects with a PE Phase start date after December 1, 2016 

Follow the requirements found in the ADA Guidance Memo (pdf 6.25 mb) dated December 5, 2016, addressing ADA work on Pavement Preservation Projects.

All Projects with a start date after January 1, 2017
Any project, Improvement or Preservation Program, that upgrades existing ADA features or installs new ADA features, are to be measured in accordance with the procedures found below in Transition Plan Self-Assessment Data Collection - Recording ADA Measurements.

ADA Guidance Memo
Below are the documents identified in the Memo providing further guidance on how ADA is to be considered in Pavement Preservation Projects based upon the Jurisdiction where the feature is found.

ADA Data Dictionary Diagrams
These diagrams provide the detailed information on what measurements were collected for each ADA Feature.  

ADA Measurement Forms
Record all measurements using the ADA Measurement Forms (xlsm 4.70 mb) for the different project phases (Scoping, Design/Build, or Construction).

Contact the ADA Data Steward for further guidance if a form is not available for recording a feature's measurements.

ADA Measurement Forms Instructions
Instructions for recording measurements for the various phases being completed are found below.

Design Requirements General Special Provisions (GSPs)
The following GSP's are available when a project includes any ADA improvements:
        Division 1 
             GSP 1-05.4.OPT4.GR1 - Contractor Surveying - ADA Features  
        Division 8
             GSP 8-14.1.INST1.GR8 - ADA Pre-meeting
             GSP 8-14.3.OPT1.GR8 -  ADA Pre-meeting
             GSP 8-14.3.OPT2.GR8 -  Timing Restrictions
             GSP 8-14.3.OPT3.GR8 -  Layout and Conformance to Grades

Construction Requirements - Region Project Engineers Office Instructions:
All ADA feature measurements need to be processed by the Project Engineer and transmitted to the region ADA Liaison.

Other References


ASDE Region Assignments (pdf 97 kb) 

Regional ADA Questions

Region ADA Liaison Contact Number
 Northwest - King County Christian Santiago  206-440-4784
Northwest – Snohomish County Kaitlynn Pecha 206-440-4782
Northwest MBA Samantha McDougle 360-757-5852
Olympic  Roscoe Ames  360-704-3263
Southwest Dave Bellinger 360-905-2190
North Central Mosstafa Sadia 509-667-3042
South Central Andrew Byrd 509-577-1631
Eastern Daniel McKernan 509-324-6105

City and County Questions
Larry Watkinson
ADA Compliance Manager

ADA Self Assessment Forms and Inventory questions
Design Policy Questions
WSDOT ADA Asset Manager
Jay Wells

WSDOT ADA Data Steward
Paul Abbott

All other ADA questions