A Winter Weather Reminder from the Facilities Department:


Please be advised that the Virginia State Fire Prevention Code does not allow the following in any college buildings:


Extension Cords   – (605.5)

Space heaters      – (605.10.4) Portable, electric space heaters shall not be operated within 3 feet of any combustible materials……….

Daisy chained power strips (605.4.2) One power strip plugged into another one


If you have any of the above items on campus please remove them ASAP.


Kathy M. Clement

Contract Coordinator

Buildings & Grounds, Alexandria Campus

Northern Virginia Community College

Phone: 703-933-5081