Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, sets forth guidelines for developing and maintaining a accessible information technology. Section 508 was enacted to eliminate barriers in information technology, to make available new opportunities for people with disabilities and to encourage the development of technologies that would help achieve these goals. Though not specifically bound by this federal legislation, the Borough of State College has chosen to use Section 508 as the standard for accessibility compliance for this website. The Borough is further committed to continue to identify and improve accessibility to information and services, such as providing information in multiple languages through google translate.
It shall be the policy of the Borough of State College, PA, that information and services on its municipal government website are designed to be accessible to people with disabilities.
The Borough of State College and the Borough's website provider, CivicPlus, is committed to providing an accessible web presence that enables the public full access to local government information and services. Understanding that government has a responsibility to provide service to all citizens and businesses in its jurisdiction, the Borough will make reasonable efforts to accommodate all users. Please contact the Borough Administration Department to request assistance by phone at (814) 234-7101 (Voice or TDD) or email us.
The Borough of State College is a diverse community. As such, the local government is committed to providing information to all residents in their native language. The Borough website can be viewed with Google Translate. Additionally, the Borough works with Global Connections to provide translation services. Please contact the State College Borough Administration Department to request assistance by phone at (814) 234-7101 (Voice or TDD) or email us.