NILES, Mich., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- At about 5:30 p.m. this afternoon,
SEMCO ENERGY began energizing its natural gas distribution system in the area
of Eagle, Howard, Cass, Ferry, Sycamore, Regent and Cedar Streets in Niles.
The gas company expected technicians to begin relighting customers beginning
at about 6 p.m. and will be working throughout the day and night, if
necessary, to restore individual gas service.
The gas company will need access to each home or business in order to re-
light appliances and furnaces. For safety reasons, service cannot be restored
unless access to homes and businesses is gained. If possible, residents
should remain at home throughout the day to admit gas company technicians.
Residents who cannot remain or return home are asked to make alternate
arrangements for the gas company to gain access to their homes.
SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. is a diversified energy and infrastructure company that
distributes natural gas to more than 377,000 customers in Michigan and Alaska.
It also owns and operates businesses involved in natural gas pipeline
construction services, propane distribution, intrastate pipelines and natural
gas storage in various regions of the United States. In addition, it provides
information technology and outsourcing services, specializing in the mid-range
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