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Restricted access to Sutherland and Macdonald halls on March 24

Restricted Access

Robert Sutherland Hall and Sir John A. Macdonald Hall will both be restricted to authorized personnel only on Tuesday, March 24th between 6 am and 8 am while Physical Plant Services (PPS) staff and contractors move emergency power loads (exit lights, emergency lights, sump pumps, etc.) onto a new automatic transfer switch.

Please note the following:

  • All exterior entrances and link doors to both buildings will remain locked until 8 am.
  • No exit or emergency lighting will be available. The fire alarm system will be on battery power.
  • As a precaution, occupants in both buildings are asked to power down their computers and sensitive equipment prior to leaving for the day on Monday, March 23rd.

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