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Power outage at Fort Garry campus



Power at Fletcher Argue, Tier, and Isbister has been restored. An issue remains with part of Isbister that is impacting the elevator usage and a few other systems.

All buildings are open and operational. 



July 28

At approximately 9:15 am today there was a power outage on Fort Garry campus impacting about 1/3 of the campus buildings. 

A full list of buildings is being investigated and developed and UM Operations and Maintenance electricians and MB Hydro are investigating. 

Check back for updates.

The current list of impacted buildings are:

  • University Stadium
  • St John’s Residence
  • Wallace
  • Tier
  • North Generator is running
  • 55 Chancellor’s Circle (Fitzgerald)
  • EITC 2 and 3
  • St Pauls College
  • Helen Glass
  • Fletcher
  • Isbister
  • Pembina Hall Residence
  • Biological Sciences
  • IGAC
  • Schultz Lecture Theatre
  • Fine Arts Annex

Any buildings impacted by the power outage should be vacated as soon as practical while the power is impacted. If any other buildings are experiencing an outage, please contact O&M Customer Service Desk at 204-474-6281.  


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