Bomb threat drill to take place today

A simulated bomb threat drill will take place at 9 a.m. today on campus, Safety and Security Director Ike Sloas said in an e-mail sent out to all OCCC students and staff members last week.

The drill will be staged in parking lot F and the Facilities Management storage building, Sloas said.

As a result, all of parking lot F east and south of the Aquatic Center will be reserved for emergency vehicles until 5 p.m.

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Localized flooding shuts down some areas of campus

Heavy metro flooding has forced several areas on campus to close, according to an e-mail sent out to all current students and staff members by Marketing and Public Relations.

Although campus is open today, the OCCC Aquatic Center and weight room, as well as several classrooms in the Social Sciences Center, will be closed until further notice, the e-mail said.

The e-mail advised students with classes today and Thursday in the SSC to contact the division office.

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