Carnegie Mellon University

Advocacy and Communications

May 20 - June 23, 2021
Notice of Virtual Public Hearing and Public Comment Period via the Allegheny County Board of Health.
Instructions and template on how to submit comments and register to speak.
Spring 2021
Coordination with local officials, higher ed community and corporate relations in support of plumbing code changes.
Spring 2021
Gender inclusive restroom list updated following audit; central website created.
September 25, 2020
Letter from Daryl Weinert to the Allegheny County Board of Health.
Fall 2020
University comment submission to Allegheny County Board of Health in support of plumbing code changes.

Existing Infrastructure

On-going
Building fixture counts to identify new all-gender and/or single-stall options.
Summer/Fall 2021
Updates to existing single-stall restrooms to ensure safety and equity of amenities within.
Spring 2021
Proposing additional signage and updates to university sign standards.
Fall 2020/Spring 2021
Campus wide all-gender restroom audit completed.

Renovation Projects

On-going
Building fixture counts to identify new all-gender and/or single-stall options.
Spring/Summer 2021
Single stall facilities prepped for addition to gender inclusive restroom list.
Winter 2021
Wean Hall 5th floor multi stall and single stall renovations.

New Construction

Spring 2021
Contract with JSA/Mixx Design to consult on new construction project and guidelines.
Spring/Summer 2021
Participating in inclusive design development for new Health Wellness Center.