Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

University of Pittsburgh Unveils Draft of Campus Master Plan

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

University of Pittsburgh Unveils Draft of Campus Master Plan

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After a year of planning, the University of Pittsburgh is gearing up for a long-term transformation that could include new student housing, improved landscaping and state-of-the-art facilities.

A draft of the plan was unveiled Friday during a meeting of university trustees. It included input from Pitt faculty, students, staff and others.

The campus overhaul would aim to improve use of space, revamp recreation and athletic facilities, and address needs of the health sciences schools, according to a 52-page proposal.

It includes plans for housing options to entice more students to live on campus; creates an "athletics-oriented neighborhood" with numerous facilities clustered together; calls for more green spaces and pedestrian pathways; and suggests clearer street-level markings that promote the university. …

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