Project will upgrade natural gas pipeline as part of a multi-billion-dollar safety enhancement program
WHAT: On Friday, Oct. 13 from 3 p.m. to Sunday, Oct. 15 at 10 p.m., SoCalGas will be modernizing the pipeline infrastructure on Benson Avenue in the City of Chino.
To perform this pipeline improvement project safely, Benson Avenue will be closed to traffic between McCully Street and Chino Avenue. Westbound traffic on Chino Avenue will not be able to make a left turn onto Benson Avenue, however traffic will be able to make a right turn onto Benson Avenue. Eastbound traffic on Chino Avenue will not be able to make a right turn onto Benson Avenue, however traffic will be able to make a left turn onto Benson Avenue. Traffic control officers and signs will help direct the flow of traffic.
No interruption to natural gas service is anticipated.
Customers may smell the odor of natural gas. Although this is normal when crews are working, SoCalGas encourages anyone who has concerns about the smell of gas to call us from a safe location at 1-800-427-2200. SoCalGas is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
WHERE: LANE CLOSURE: Benson Avenue, between McCully Street and Chino Avenue in Chino, CA, as shown in this link.
WHEN: Expected from Friday, Oct. 13 at 3 p.m. to Sunday, Oct. 15 at 10 p.m.
NOTE: This effort is part of SoCalGas Pipeline Safety Enhancement Plan (PSEP), a multi-billion-dollar program that tests and updates the natural gas pipeline infrastructure in Southern California. SoCalGas’ five-year capital plan includes $6 billion in infrastructure investments, including approximately $1.2 billion this year for improvements to distribution, transmission and storage systems and for pipeline safety.
PUBLIC CONTACT: Customers with questions or concerns about the construction work may call SoCalGas’ Customer Contact Center 24-hours a day, seven-days a week at 800-427-2200. Our top priorities are to work safely and to provide the communities we serve with safe and reliable natural gas service.
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