American Disabilities Act James Durbin Brings Message of Empowerment and Self-Determination to Those with Disabilities By Tom Flanigan • Oct 27, 2017 Tom Flanigan An American Idol star who went on to sing lead for the band "Quiet Riot" is visiting Tallahassee, but James Durbin is doing a lot more than just performing his music. City Celebration Marks 25th Anniversary of ADA By Caitie Switalski • Jul 24, 2015 Caitie Switalski / WFSU News Twenty five years ago the Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law. Floridians are honoring the anniversary with a celebration in Tallahassee’s City Hall on Friday. The ADA Celebrates 25 Years, But Struggles With Accessibility Remain By Talia Piloto • Jul 9, 2015 WFSU The Americans with Disabilities Act is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Disability advocates say there’s still a long way to go in boosting access to jobs, technology, and buildings.