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Council Members Complain of Blocked Street Access
At large council member Rebecca Thacker stressed that "people living by their own laws... cause safety problems for people with mobility issues. We have a right to get around too."
Paul Davis, president of Downtown Huntington Partners and general manager of the Transit Authority, told HNN, "We see it all the time. It makes a differences getting people off buses and vans."
At large council woman Rebecca Thacker allowed herself to be the subject of our image gallery to demonstrate accessibility issues for the disabled. First, she cross the intersection between City Hall and the Cabell County Courthouse in her motorized chair. After returning, she then showed the process of loading a disable individual into TTA's Dial-a-Ride van.