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Would someone with physical disabilities have difficulties living in this city?

They would have trouble. There are some sidewalks but they aren't always maintained, and traffic is tough to cross sometimes. Many spaces aren't ADA accessible. - Sep 28, 2017
Yes, probably. Sidewalks are improving as are wheelchair ramps, etc, but overall it would not be easy to have any physical disabilities here. - Mar 20, 2017
Many difficulties. There are only a few streets that are stroller accessible, so getting around with wheelchairs would be an issue. - Sep 28, 2013
Many, especially if chairbound. - Sep 23, 2012
It would be extremely difficult for someone with physical difficulties due to the lack of sidewalks, broken paving/holes, drivers not stopping for pedestrians, etc. It is very dangerous to walk (or drive) in Sri Lanka. - Dec 7, 2011
A lot. There are no sidewalks in lots places, lack of elevators and few restrooms with wheelchair access. - Feb 8, 2010
It would be very difficult to move around on your own. However, people are very helpful. - Feb 26, 2008