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PPS holiday tips

Physical Plant Services will be closed starting at 4 pm on Friday, Dec. 23 through to 8 am on Tuesday, Jan. 3. Please keep the following information in mind as your department prepares for the upcoming  holiday closing:

1. Energy Conservation: Turn off office lights, power down non-essential equipment, close windows and doors, and set thermostats no lower than 18 C or 65 F.

2. Garbage/Recycling: Ensure that all garbage and recycling is routed to the central waste stations located in the common areas of your buildings before noon on Friday, December 23. This provide Custodial Services with one last opportunity to check and empty these stations.

3. Organics: Departments participating in the Organics program should ensure that the organic waste is placed in the available exterior toters before leaving for the day on Friday, Dec. 23.

4. Report any ongoing water issues (ongoing leaks, broken toilets or leaky faucets) or lack of heating to Fixit at ext. 77301 at your earliest convenience.

For urgent physical plant issues (e.g. floods, broken windows or exterior door issues) during the closure, contact the Emergency Report Centre at 613-533-6080 (613-533-6111, Emergency) for immediate assistance.