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Power outage in Robert Sutherland and Sir John A. Macdonald Halls

Robert Sutherland Hall and Sir John A. Macdonald Hall will both be restricted to authorized personnel only during a scheduled power outage on Thursday, March 19 from 5-8 am while Physical Plant Services staff and contractors install a new circuit breaker in the main building switchboard within Robert Sutherland Hall.

Please keep the following information in mind as you prepare for this outage:

  • All exterior entrances and link doors to both buildings will remain locked until 8 am.
  • There are no fire safety implications associated with this work as the fire safety system will remain powered by the emergency standby generator.
  • Building occupants in both buildings are asked to power down their computers and sensitive equipment prior to leaving for the day on Wednesday, March 18th.

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