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Wilfrid Laurier University Laurier Brantford
May 25, 2015
Canadian Excellence

Campus Service Outages

If you have questions about any of the following outages and how they may affect you, please contact Lisa Keys, Facilities Operations Manager, at or 519.756.8228 ext. 5574. 

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Fire Alarm Schedule

Please be advised that the University's annual fire alarm verification will be taking place in the following buildings during the noted dates:

  • Grand River Hall (May 11, 12 and 13)
  • RAC – East (May 19, 20 and 21)
  • RAC _ West (May 19, 20 and 21)
  • SC Johnson Building (May 22)
  • Market Place (May 25)
  • Odeon Building (May 26 and 27)
  • Aboriginal Student Centre (May 29)
  • Dalhousie Centre (June 2)
  • Carnegie Building (June 3)
  • 97 Dalhousie (June 4 and 5)

This work will require the verification of devices (detectors, fire extinguishers, pull stations, emergency lighting, exit signage, etc.) in individual offices, classrooms and any other location in which these may be installed.

Testing of annunciating devices (bells, horns, sirens) will generally be limited to off hours and exact times will be communicated at a later date. Personnel from Vipond Fire Protection to be performing all verification activities with support from Laurier's Physical Resources Department.

If you have any concerns with the above mentioned dates please do not hesitate to contact me directly at or ex. 5574

Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Manager, Facilities Operations

Monday, April 27, 2015
Laurier YMCA Road Closure Notice

Progress on the installation of the shoring piles is occurring at a slower pace than originally anticipated.  The right lane will remain closed until April 27, 2015.  The left lane will remain open. Starting April 27, 2015, Colborne Street will be CLOSED for 6 weeks from Queen Street to Bain Street.  This will allow for sewer work on Colborne to occur.  A security guard will be stationed at the barricade, Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to permit deliveries between Market Street and Bain Street.

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we continue to coordinate this work.

Lisa Keys
Manager, Facilities Operations
Ex. 5574