Gas leaks can create fires and explosions. It's important that you and your family know how to recognize a gas leak and what to do if you suspect a leak. Recognize a gas leak by:
Smell—A distinctive, strong odor similar to rotten eggs.
Sight—A white cloud, mist, fog, bubbles in standing water, blowing dust, or vegetation that appears to be dead or dying for no reason.
Sound—A roaring, hissing, or whistling.
Beginning in June 2017, property owners are required to post signage and provide information to tenants regarding what to do when they suspect a gas leak. There is a penalty for failing to comply with this law.
Anyone suspecting a gas leak should: