Traveler Information - Special Needs
Special Needs Advisory From Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
- Are you a traveler with a disability or a medical condition?
- Are you traveling with small children or special items?
- Are you seeing a member of the U.S. Armed Forces off on a deployment?
There are a number of special circumstances that could slow a traveler's progress through the security screening line. However, knowing in advance how certain special circumstances will be handled will make your screening experience easier.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Website has many tips for travelers. For information regarding the questions above and other important travel tips, visit the "For Travelers" tab on the TSA Website.
Passenger SupportTSA Cares is a helpline that provides travelers with information on special circumstances requiring additional assistance during the security screening process.
The Airport has two pre-security animal relief areas and one post-security animal relief area. Pre-security animal relief areas are located outside of the Terminal, on the grassy areas at both ends of the building. Look for the signed posts outside of Doors 1 and 4. Plastic bags and a container for disposal of solid waste are provided at each of these facilities.
rvice Animal Relief Areas (SARAs)
The post-security animal relief area is accessible from the B Concourse level and is located on the lower level of Gate B2. Look for the SARA signs throughout the Concourse for directions to the post-security SARA. Plastic bags, a container for disposal of solid waste, and hand sanitizer are available at this facility.
The Lactation Rooms were created specifically for traveling, nursing mothers. The rooms offer a private space for mothers who are breastfeeding their children and would prefer to do so in a private setting. Airport has two lactation rooms - one located pre-security on the lower level adjacent to the passenger screening area, and one located post-security on Concourse B.
Located adjacent to, but separate from, the Women's restrooms, the private room is equipped with a glider chair, loveseat, changing table, hand sanitizer, towels, electrical outlet, clock and a speaker for all announcements within the Terminal Building, and a locking door.
On the Concourse level, a private, designated room has been set up in the Women's restroom area on Concourse B. The private room is equipped with a chair, changing table, electrical outlet, and a locking door. All announcements within the Terminal Building are audible in this room.