Capital Construction and Maintenance Projects
***** Campus-Wide Power Outage *****
In order to accommodate the new electrical infrastructure project and resident hall project,
it will be necessary to shut off the power throughout the entire campus for a minimum of 12 hours.
The time table for the underground electrical duct bank project is on a Sunday night to Monday morning. This will alleviate the electrical impact of major operations on campus.
|Beginning Date:||Sunday – June 16, 2013||6:00 p.m.|
|Ending Date:||Monday – June 17, 2013||6:00 a.m.|
*** If additional time is necessary on Monday morning, June 17, 2013, you will receive an MU|Alert notification. ***
If you are not already registered with MU|Alert, please go to https://mualert.millersville.edu to register.
Essential life safety functions and sensitive areas will have power provided by emergency generators. Plans are being finalized to identify impact areas, functions, and services. Measures will be taken to ease this disruption. The following areas, in categorized order, have been identified so far:
|IT Campus Network
Electronic Door Access
Art Building Equipment
Rat Research Lab
| Facilities Garage/Equipment
Pump House/Water Tower
Building Automation System
Fire Alarm System Reset
CO Monitor Reset
Art Gallery Humidification
Fire Department Network
Sewer and Sump Pumps
All Construction Projects
|Fire – Life – Safety
Fire Watch/Blue Rock Fire Department
Campus Emergency Communication
2-way radios (MUPD, Facilities, etc.)
Incident Command Post
Blue Light Security Cameras
|Exterior Campus Lighting||Scheduled Summer Events|
|Food Service (cooking, ventilation, cleaning)
| Witmer Infirmary
MU Radio Station
If you are located in one of the university “houses,” you are probably not on this electrical network; however, please contact us at the number or email below to make sure you are not affected.
If you are aware of other sensitive or critical areas that require emergency power or other extenuating measures, please contact the
Facilities Management Department
at (717) 872-3282 or
Additional information will be provided next week regarding this campus-wide power outage.
We apologize for any inconvenience that this project may cause. Thank you for your cooperation during this project.