Atmos Energy to flare natural gas in Temple

Posted at 3:28 PM, Jul 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-28 16:28:54-04

Atmos Energy said they will conduct a natural gas flaring in Temple on Aug. 1 at around 8 a.m. located at 11601 Little River Rd near the intersection of East Blackland Road.

Atmos Energy will be performing maintenance on a section of natural gas pipeline in the area as part of normal, routine operations.

 People in the area will notice a large, controlled flame and moderate noise for approximately three to four hours.

The Temple fire department, police department, city officials and 911 operators have been advised of the flaring.

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