Communiqué – Hill Offices
Date: February 26, 2007
Subject: Daylight Savings Time - Work Completed
Last week, Information Services sent you information about work that was being
undertaken to ensure that the Hill IT infrastructure, your computer systems and
your BlackBerry devices were up to date and able to handle the upcoming
changes to Daylight Savings Time.
We would like to inform you that the work has now been completed. You may
now use your computers and BlackBerry devices normally.
Notwithstanding the work that has already been done, the calendar best
practices, as they relate to the transition periods (from March 11 to April 1,
2007, and from October 28 to November 4, 2007), still apply.
CALENDAR BEST PRACTICES
• For appointments in your calendar occurring during the transition
periods, we advise you to add the meeting time to the subject line of the
calendar item as a reference.
• We recommend that you print out a copy of your calendar for the days
within the transition periods before March 11, 2007.
• We recommend that you recheck all existing appointments scheduled
during the transition periods and take steps to ensure that they are
If you require assistance, the IT Service Desk can be reached at 613-947-
4774 in Ottawa or toll-free at 1-888-443-4774. Questions can also be sent to