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Power outage notice - Richardson Laboratory and Etherington Hall

Power Outage Notice

A planned power outage will affect Richardson Laboratory and Etherington Hall on Tuesday, July 14th between 7:00 am and 7:30 am while Physical Plant Services (PPS) staff and contractors isolate a high voltage electrical feeder for the Stuart Street roadwork construction. See more information regarding the roadwork construction.

Please note:

  • The passenger elevators in Richardson Laboratory (EL1161) and Etherington Hall (EL1281) will be shutdown at 3:30 pm on Monday, July 13th and will be restored to service at 8 am on Tuesday, July 14th. 
  • 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 should power off all computers and research equipment prior to leaving for the day on Monday, July 13th.

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