Report any utility outages to the TCCD Police Dispatch as 817-515-8911. They will contact the campus plant superintendent and send officers to assist. If power is no restored quickly, you should:
- Remain calm.
- Evaluate areas for hazards created by the power outage. If it safe to do so, secure hazardous materials and shut down hazardous processes.
- Turn off and/or unplug nonessential electrical equipment, computer equipment and appliances. Keep refrigerators and freezers closed through the outage to help keep them code.
- Use flashlights in area not serviced by emergency lighting.
- Follow faculty and staff to a safe location, such as outside or another building with power.
If campus telephones are out of order, your personal cell phone may still work.
Updated January 20, 2023