Domestic water and steam shutdown July 25 and 26

Six-hour steam and hot water interruption on Keele campus July 31

As part of the new engineering building project, installation of the steam, condensate and compressed air valve connections to the Scott Library mechanical room will take place on Saturday, July 26.

How will this impact the York community?

William Small Centre:

  • There will be no domestic hot and cold water in the William Small Centre between 7am and 4pm on Saturday, July 26.  Washrooms and drinking faucets will be available in the Chemistry Building.
  • “Out of order” signs will be posted on all the washroom doors in William Small Centre, along with directions to the nearest washroom facilities in the Chemistry Building.

Scott Library:

  • There will be no domestic hot water available in the Scott Library between 10pm on Friday, July 25, and 3pm on Saturday, July 26.

Any questions or concerns can be directed to Theo Arvanitis, CSBO project coordinator, at 416-984-8974 or