Downtown Nashville power outage affects DCS

Thursday, August 04, 2011 | 10:01am

 From General Services:

The Department of General Services has confirmed that the Nashville Electric Service power outage affecting downtown buildings will not be repaired until after close of business Thursday.  The Commissioner of Human Resources has declared the following buildings to be uninhabitable as of 1:45 pm. today.  The state uninhabitable building policy will be in effect and employees may be dismissed under appropriate administrative leave codes. 

Andrew Jackson

Rachel Jackson

Tennessee Tower

Legislative Plaza

War Memorial

Supreme Court

Library and Archives


We currently anticipate these buildings will be open on Friday, August 5.  


Department of General Services.


What that means for the DCS employees and visitors in the Andrew Jackson building. 

Check with your supervisor about what to do regarding your duties in the meantime.

Check back here or at the department's blog, The Weekly Wrap Up for updates.

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