Accessibility

Title VI Complaint Form

Non-Discrimination

Grand Forks International Airport Title VI Policy

Accessible Parking

Elevators

Paging for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Visual Paging Monitors

Unisex Restrooms

Wheelchairs

Ground Transportation

Pet Relief Area

Defibrillators

Traveling with Children

Airport Disability Compliance Program brochure

 

Non Discrimination

The Grand Forks Regional Airport Authority, as owner and operator of GFK, does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, treatment of, or employment in its programs and activities. This notice is provided as required by the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 504, and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Questions, concerns, complaints or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to:

ADA Compliance Officer
Grand Forks International Airport
2301 Airport Drive #107
Grand Forks ND 58203

Grand Forks International Airport Title VI Policy

49 CFR Part 21
Unlawful Discrimination

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance. Specifically, Title VI provides that “no person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” 42 U.S.C. Section 2000d. Grand Forks International Airport, and its employees, airport operators, lessees, tenants, concessionaires, contractors and airlines will not deny public services, employment and program opportunities to any person at Grand Forks International Airport due to race, color, national origin, and disability or be otherwise subjected to discrimination pursuant to the Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Part 21 -Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI should report the complaint to the Disability/Title VI Coordinator at (701)795-6981, or Disability.Coordinator@gfkairport.com.

Discriminatory allegations may also be filed with the Federal Aviation Administration:

Federal Aviation Administration
Office of Civil Rights, ACR -1
800 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20591

Title VI Posting
Complaint Form

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking is available in all parking facilities owned and operated by the Grand Forks Regional Airport Authority. Accessible spaces are located nearest the walkways in Lots A, B & C.

Elevators

You can access the public area elevator in between the up and down escalators.  The passenger hold room has an elevator located near Gate 2 accessible with airline or airport personnel escort.

Paging for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

If you anticipate receiving a page or if you wish to leave a standard audible page, you can receive assistance by visiting the administration offices on the second floor of the terminal, or, if after normal business hours, the custodial staff will assist you.

Visual Paging Monitors

Visual pages are displayed (in bright red) on all of the display monitors in the terminal.

Unisex Restrooms

All public restrooms can accommodate people with disabilities. If you need assistance, you and the person assisting you may want to use one of our 3 unisex/family restrooms located throughout the terminal. Any terminal employee can help you find a unisex/family restroom.

Wheelchairs

Your airline can provide you with wheelchair or electric cart service if you need assistance to or from your flight.  Service should be requested from the airline in advance or at the ticket counter when you check in.

Ground Transportation – Wheelchair Transportation

Disabled travelers traveling to and from the Grand Forks International Airport can call the provider below to arrange for wheelchair accessible transport.

Grand Forks Taxi – call 701-780-8890 or 701-775-TAXI.  More information available at grandforkstaxi.net

Pet Relief Area

GFK has one designated pet-relief area located outside the terminal, not far from the front doors in the north ticketing lobby. The area is wheelchair accessible. Because of security restrictions, there are no pet relief-areas available on the secured side.

Defibrillators

Defibrillators are available in the terminal for use in cardiac emergencies.  They are located in an area accessible by our 24-hour Operations Staff.  Dial 9-911 from our Courtesy Phone and our Operations Staff will arrive within minutes.

Traveling with Children

There are 3 unisex/family restrooms for adults traveling with children. All airport bathrooms also are all equipped with baby-changing tables for parents who need to change a diaper. Liquid baby formula and breast milk are allowed through security as long as the parent bringing it is with a child. Declare baby food or formula at passenger screening.

 

 

 

 

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