Port Sydney Beach To Get Accessibility Upgrades
The Town of Huntsville announced that the Municipality was successful in obtaining a grant of $60,000 for accessibility improvements at Port Sydney Beach. While the 2021 Capital Budget included funds for the project, the town is now able to expand the accessible features in the design.
Port Sydney Beach project will include the installation of 50-metre-long accessible ramp and mobility mats at the beach to allow persons with disabilities and those with mobility issues easier access to the beach and water area.
It is expected that this project will include the creation of a hard surface walking path from the upper parking lot to beach area complete with hand rail, the installation of mobility mats at the waterfront to assist people with mobility issues and provide access to the water as well as leveling and providing ramps as required to access the shelter building, wharf and main dock.