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    Yesterday evening Piedmont Natural Gas disconnected natural gas service to main campus in order prevent potential hazards. As of this morning, gas service has not been restored. Utility crews are working continuously to repair the segment and restore service as soon as possible.

    It is important to know faculty, staff, students and visitors on campus are not in immediate danger because of any potential gas leaks. The disruption in service may affect some campus activity throughout the day, including dining services. Dining facilities are working to bring in the necessary resources to provide limited hot meal options. We appreciate your patience and will update you as additional information becomes available.

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UNCP Evacuation Procedures for People with Disabilities

When a fire alarm sounds or flashes:

  • Exit the building immediately.

  • If unable to physically exit through stairwells:


A staff person on each floor will check for disabled people and call  911 to report the location of the person needing help.


A staff person or student should assist the disabled person with getting to a safe place. 


Proceed to a safe place away from the incident, in a room with windows, and near the stairway.


Close the door to the room.


Go the window.


The person assisting the disabled person should inform emergency personnel that a person with a disability is in the room.  (Bang on the window or yell out of the window).


Wait for emergency personnel to evacuate the disabled person from the building.                 

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