Effective at 2pm, remaining classes and events on-campus today and this evening are canceled. While the roadways remain passable, forecasts of freezing rain appear increasingly likely. We will be sending an Everbridge announcement via text and email as well, for those who are signed up for campus emergency notifications.
Due to wintry weather expected throughout the Portland-Vancouver area and Clark County on Thursday, December 8, C-TRAN riders should prepare for potentially significant impacts to bus service. Routes 157, 177 and 190 have been canceled for Thursday. Passengers who normally use those routes should consider the following options:
WSU Vancouver experienced a 5 minute power loss at approximately 12:05 today (Monday 11/27/16) due to a traffic accident involving a PUD transformer at 72nd Ave and 159th St. Power is back on. WSU emergency generators started automatically. Main power for campus is back on and the WSU Schedule is operating normally. There may be further intermittent outages as PUD works to repair the problem with estimated completion by 2:00 today. Facilities Operations is working to restore services temporarily suspended by the outage.