Protect Your Natural Gas Appliances

NW Natural believes emergency preparedness is essential. We are committed to our own preparation, and to working with other organizations as part of a state-wide effort to get ready. We encourage our customers and the public to learn about natural gas safety.


Events

Join us at one of eight events that will help you Get Ready.

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Before and after an earthquake

Learn what you can do to keep your natural gas equipment safe before and after an earthquake occurs.

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If you Smell Gas

If you smell rotten eggs or sulfur, it could be natural gas. Remember to Smell, Go, Let Us Know.

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Turning off your natural gas meter

If you turn off your gas, DO NOT turn it back on yourself. Learn the dos and don’ts.

Earthquake shut-off valves sense ground movement and turn off the flow of gas automatically

Learn more

Events

Join us at one of eight events that will help you get ready. NW Natural will be joined by local emergency groups to give away safety items and a free lunch.

The first 100 families at each location will also receive a free preparedness item.

Saturday, September 16

Eugene-Springfield

Autzen Stadium

East Parking Lot

10:30am-12:30pm

Gresham

Gresham City Hall

1333 NW Eastman Parkway

10:30am-2pm

Newport

Lincoln County Commons (Fairgrounds)

633 NE 3rd St.

11am-2pm

North Coast

Astoria Armory

1636 Exchange St.

10am-1pm

Saturday, September 23

Camas

Parker Street Fire Station 42

4321 NW Parker Street

10am-2pm

Coos Bay

Coos Bay Fire Department No. 1

450 Elrod Ave.

11am-2pm

The Dalles

Mid-Columbia Fire & Rescue (MCFR)

1400 West 8th Street

10am-2pm

Salem

Oregon State Capitol

900 Court Street NE

10:30am-1:30pm