Rowlett Evacuations & Road Closures After World War II Bomb FoundPolice in Rowlett evacuated a neighborhood and closed down part of the President George Bush Turnpike (PGBT) for more than an hour after an undetonated World War II mortar was found.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Gas Leak In Northwest DallasWhile residents can return home, many say they won't yet since gas won't be restored for at least three days.
Mandatory Evacuations Due To Possible Gas Leak Near Webb Chapel RoadCrews responded after reports of a smell of natural gas. Dallas Fire-Rescue went door-to-door alerting homeowners Wednesday evening.
Storm Drops Record-Breaking Rain In Parts Of CaliforniaA strong Pacific storm dropped record-breaking rain on a swath of California evacuated by thousands of people over threats of debris flows and mudslides from wildfire burn areas.
After 3 Weeks Atmos Still Working To Restore Dallas Natural Gas ServiceIt’s been three weeks and officials with Atmos Energy say crews are nearly done replacing gas pipelines in a northwest Dallas neighborhood.
Thousands Still Without Gas In Northwest Dallas As Repairs ContinueThousands of people are still without gas in their homes in northwest Dallas after Atmos Energy shut down the system to make repairs to aging pipelines.
Atmos Responding To Natural Gas Leak Outside Of Shutdown AreaThere has been a report of another gas leak in Northwest Dallas, but this location is outside of the area where natural gas service was shutoff on Thursday.
Atmos Gives $1.25M In Assistance To Dallas Natural Gas CustomersRepresentatives with Atmos Energy say more than 830 customers impacted by the natural gas shutoff have been to their assistance centers and collected more than $1.25 million.
From Fear To Frustration In Northwest DallasFirefighters knocked on hundreds of doors warning homeowners natural gas service would be shut off for at least three weeks while crews replaced aging lines.
Rough Reality: No Gas Service For Up To 3 WeeksIt's all part of Atmos' ongoing efforts to repair and replace lines a neighborhood where a girl was killed when her house exploded.
Atmos Shutting Down System In Area Where Gas Explosion OccurredAtmos Energy announced this morning that they are shutting down the natural gas system in an area of Dallas where a house explosion, several fires and leaks have occurred.
Atmos Expands 'Safety Boundaries' Due To Gas LeaksAtmos Energy crews are working as far as Forest and down Marsh. This is in response to several days of gas leaks, fires, explosions and evacuations.