Concordia University LB Building Evacuated And Closed (Video)

UPDATE 15:35: The LB building is now reopen.

The LB bulding evacuation has ended, normal activities can resume,

April 1, 2019

According to a Twitter post from the Office of Emergency Management at Concordia University, the LB building is closed following a "fire alarm and evacuation of the building." According to tweet, the continued closure is due to an ongoing "technical issue." There are few other details.

Videos posted to Instagram show dozens of students outside the LB building. At least two fire trucks were visible on Maisonneuve, though they appear to have quickly left the scene. 

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TLDR: The Concordia LB building has been evacuated following a fire alarm. The building will remain closed due to a "technical issue." Stay tuned for updates.


The LB Building will remain closed following the fire alarm and evacuation of the building. Due to a technical issue.

April 1, 2019

This Tweet appears to be a correction of an earlier Tweet that claimed "normal activities can resume."

The LB Buidling evacuation has ended, normal activities can resume,

April 1, 2019

There are so far no updates as to when the building will reopen.

You can watch one of the videos below, which was submitted to MTLBlog by Instagram user @h.rabahieh.

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This is a developing story. Stay tuned for updates.