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REF NO.: 54

SUBJECT: Science Building on Memorial's St. John's campus reopened; gas leak found and closed off

DATE: Oct. 16

Officials from Memorial University's Department of Facilities Management have reopened the Science Building on the St. John's campus. The building had been closed for a few hours earlier today (Oct. 16) to investigate reports of leaking propane. A loose, manual valve was discovered in a third floor laboratory. The valve has been secured and the building has been reopened.

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