TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE
FACT SHEET FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
PURPOSE: American with Disabilities Act Technical Advisory Committee services as a link between the
disabled citizens and Bexar County. The Committee provides assistance to offices and departments to ensure
equal accessibility to opportunities in employment, facilities, services and programs. The Committee shall
make recommendations to Commissioners Court on issues concerning employment policies and practices,
provision of services and programs, and access to facilities.
Additionally, the Committee shall provide educational services designed to inform and sensitize County
employees to the various accessibility problems faced by disabled persons.
AUTHORITY: Commissioners Court Order dated March 16, 1994. Administrative Policy No. 2.7,
approved March 16, 1994.
Number of Members: 5.
Number of Commissioners Court appointees: 5.
Qualifications: Each member shall be:
1. A resident of Bexar County.
2. Interest in the betterment of Bexar County and its relationship with disabled citizens.
3. Must be disabled or must have knowledge or experience in working with persons with
Length of Term: 2 years.
Removal: Pursuant to the Bexar County Administrative Policy 2.1, the members of any board or
commission appointed by Commissioners Court may be removed for cause by the Commissioners
County, unless removal provisions are statutorily prescribed.
MEETINGS: The committee will meet monthly or on an as needed basis.
CONTACT: Troy W. Spear
Bexar County Facilities Department
233 N. Pecos, Suite 420
San Antonio, TX 78207
(210) 335-6717 - Fax