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Postponed: Planned power outages for March 22

POSTPONEMENT NOTICE>>>

The power outages planned for Sunday, March 22 have been postponed to a later date. The future date is yet to be determined, so a separate notice will be issued when a new date is selected.

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The forestry crew conducting tree trimming in the Union Street, Collingwood Street, King Street West, Stuart Street, Albert Street, Earl Street, Frontenac Street, Kensington Avenue and Centre Street area is now forecasting that their work will extend for up to six hours on Sunday, March 22 beginning at 9 am. Please plan operational activities accordingly and update tenants where necessary.

 Tip: Plan to power down all computers and sensitive equipment prior to 9 am on Sunday, March 22.

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Workers will be conducting tree trimming in the neighbourhood surrounding Queen’s main campus on behalf of electricity distributor, Kingston Hydro Corporation.

During this work, power may be interrupted as follows:

GENERAL LOCATION: Union Street, Collingwood Street, King Street West, Stuart Street, Albert Street, Earl Street, Frontenac Street, Kensington Avenue, and Centre Street

DATE: Sunday, March 22, 2020

START TIME: 9 am

ESTIMATED DURATION: 2 Hours

Workers will also be installing electrical underground equipment on behalf of electricity distributor, Kingston Hydro Corporation.

During this work, power may be interrupted as follows:

GENERAL LOCATION: 329 Earl St. (Harkness Hall)

DATE: Sunday, March 22, 2020

START TIME: 9 am

ESTIMATED DURATION: 6 Hours

* Weather conditions, emergencies, or other factors may prevent work from being conducted on the scheduled date forcing postponement to an alternate date.

For an online map of the affected areas, please see below areas in green shading or visit www.utilitieskingston.com. There will be no impact to the other main campus properties while work is in progress.

Map of power outage area