J-GLOBAL ID:200904051043522917  Research Project code:0450024072 Update date:Sep. 17, 2004

Study on expansive welfare town planning : Study on measures of barrier-free promotion in small-size retail facilities

Study period:2004 - 2005
Research overview:
On October 1, 2002, in order to further the promotion of welfare town planning by increasing the number of facilities adopting barrier-free measures in the neighborhood and by enhancing the convenience of facilities subject to the ordinance in the Prefecture, Hyogo Prefecture revised and put the 'ordinance regarding welfare town planning' into effect. This study will identify issues to be considered for future promotion of barrier-free facilities and provide suggestions on how to increase barrier-free facilities in the community as well as on how to improve barrier-free measures at existing facilities, by collecting a wide variety of case examples of barrier-free promotion measures taken in accordance with the barrier-free promotion standards for 'small-size retail facilities' to which the revised ordinance became applicable and by conducting field surveys and hearings for local enterprises.
Project Organization (1):
  • (E369000000)
Research program: Funded Research
Research budget: 2004: \383,000

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