The City and County of Denver is committed to providing access to our electronic and information technology, including our web pages, for individuals with disabilities in accordance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. Section 508 requires us to ensure that persons with disabilities seeking information or services from us, have access to and use of information and data that is comparable to the access and use by persons who are not individuals with disabilities, unless an undue burden would be imposed on us.
To meet this requirement, we are committed to creating web pages that meet or exceed the Section 508 standards, utilizing WCAG 2.1 Level AA guidelines and the Citywide Web Standards and Guidelines.
Web requirements issued by the United States Department of Justice, and in accordance with 508 compliance, for all public-facing digital experiences for the City and County of Denver must:
Full presentations to help you implement various elements of digital accessibility on the web and in software applications.
Handy quick sheets to help remind you of the most common elements to address in accessibility for websites, applications, and digital content.