In the latest column, read news about a ribbon-cutting ceremony for AbilityPath’s new outdoor courtyard in Palo Alto, the City Council’s support for a building a skate park and a new outdoor skating rink in East Palo Alto.
MAJOR UPGRADE … From a bocce ball court to gardens, the new outdoor courtyard at AbilityPath‘s Middlefield Road campus in Palo Alto is opening up fresh opportunities for people with disabilities and their families.
Community members came together on Tuesday for a ceremony that celebrated the recently renovated area, which was funded by Santa Clara County grants and private donors. The courtyard also includes an ADA-compliant drop-off entryway and stage for events.
Community members can expect another upcoming amenity for the space: a commercial kitchen for those building their experience in the culinary arts and hospitality industry with help from Ada’s Cafe. The cafe, which employs people with disabilities, plans to use the kitchen for its catering services and…