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Power Outage Notice - Richardson Laboratory and Etherington Hall

A planned power outage will affect Richardson Laboratory and Etherington Hall on Wednesday, December 3rd between 7 - 7:30 am while Physical Plant Services (PPS) staff and contractors isolate cabling in a duct bank that will soon be affected by the roadwork construction occurring along George Street. See more information regarding the roadwork construction.

The passenger elevators in Richardson Laboratory (EL1161) and Etherington Hall (EL1281) will be shutdown at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, December 2nd and will be restored to service at 8 am on Wednesday, December 3rd. There are no fire safety implication arising from this outage as the fire alarm panels and emergency exit lighting for both buildings will remain powered by batteries. PPS trades will attend to both buildings when power is restored to ensure that all refrigeration equipment and building systems are operational.

Building occupants are reminded to shutdown all computers and research equipment prior to leaving for the day on Tuesday, December 2nd.

Any questions or concerns regarding this planned outage should be directed to Fixit by phone at extension 77301 or by e-mail.