Gas service stops for thousands of Dallas homes due to leaks
March 2, 2018
DALLAS (AP) — Natural gas service was shut down Thursday to thousands of Dallas homes following a series of leaks that has brought repeated evacuations in the wake of a house explosion that killed a 12-year-old girl.
Gas service will be discontinued for up to three weeks to about 2,800 homes northwest of downtown as gas lines are replaced and other work is done by more than 120 Atmos Energy crews, authorities said at a news conference.
Dallas-based Atmos, the country's largest natural gas distributor, will compensate residents who choose to stay in hotels or incur other expenses during th...
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