2020 Fire Log
Cornell University On-Campus Housing Facility Fire Log 2020
The following table provides information about fires that have occurred at Cornell University on-campus housing facilities during the 2020 calendar year. Fire logs may be viewed at the annual fire report web site.
|Date Reported||Fire Date & Time||Building||Location||Fire Category||Fire Cause|
|534 Thurston Ave – Zeta Psi||Attic||Unintentional||Fire lit in fireplace where chimney was previously blocked. This fireplace is not permitted for use. Smoke backed into the house and into the attic.|
|107 Edgemoor Lane – Chi Phi||Basement||Undetermined||Undetermined – Found no evidence of Fire.|
|Hans Bethe House||1st Floor Dining||Unintentional||Cooking fire due to grease build up.|
|American Indian Program House||2nd Floor Kitchen||Unintentional||
Cooking fire due to unattended stove top.
|08/04/2020||07/13/2020 -08/04/2020||Mary Donlon Hall||4th Floor North Stairwell||Intentional||Deliberate scorch mark on wall in shape of a face.|
|112 Edgemoor Lane||Kitchen||Unintentional||Unattended cooking.|
This Fire Log is updated within 2 business days of any new incident regarding fire in Residential Buildings.