Planned power outage May 28, updated timeline

May 25th, 2022


Facilities Management (FM) is coordinating a planned, extended power outage to complete critical electrical infrastructure upgrades beginning Saturday, May 28, at 6 a.m. for about 24 hours. These buildings will close during the outage due to building life safety systems being on emergency power only. 
1.) Henrietta Harvey
2.) Arts and Administration (original portion of the building only, Arts and Administration extension not included)
3.) Tunnels (Phys. Ed. to Arts and Administration and Science to Arts and Administration to Henrietta Harvey)
Building occupants are advised to shut down all computer equipment prior to this outage and remove items from fridges that may spoil during this time. There will be no access to these buildings during this outage and remote desktop access (RDP) will not be available for systems in these buildings. The ITS Data Centre and related services will not be impacted during this outage.
If these closures cause you accessibility concerns, please call Campus Enforcement and Patrol at 709-864-8561 for assistance.
Direct questions regarding this power outage to Austin St John, Facilities Management project coordinator at Facilities Management appreciates your co-operation during this important upgrade to campus infrastructure.