Wheelchair-accessible beach mats coming to Dauphin Island

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DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WKRG) — The Mobile Bay National Estuary Program announced it’s working on making the west end of Dauphin Island more accessible.

Above is a video of a different beach, showing an example of what’s going on the sand. The program partnered with the Krewe of Kindness and the Town of Dauphin Island to install A.D.A. wheelchair-compliant beach mats on the Gulf and sound sides of the island.

The program’s Facebook page says the grand opening of the mats is set for this next week. 

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