Notice of the Controlled Release of Natural Gas Near Highway 404 and 407 in Markham on Tuesday September 1

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 1, 2015) - Enbridge Gas Distribution is conducting planned maintenance in Markham and plans to safely release controlled amounts of natural gas for a short period of time on Tuesday September 1, 2015 - weather permitting.

People in the area of Alden Road and Bentley Street in Markham may notice the smell and sound of natural gas venting as it is released in a safe and controlled manner.

Natural gas is being released to bring a new piece of pipeline into service. This new pipeline is a part of the GTA Project. Controlled natural gas releases are a requirement for this work.

Although the procedure is designed to be safe, those nearby may find the smell or noise unpleasant and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Enbridge Gas Distribution will be responding to all emergency calls. Anyone who suspects a natural gas leak in their area should always call 1-866-763-5427.

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About Enbridge Gas Distribution

Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. has a more than 165-year history and is Canada's largest natural gas distribution company. It is owned by Enbridge Inc., a Canadian-based leader in energy transportation and distribution and one of the 2014 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations. Enbridge Inc. has been selected as one of Canada's Greenest Employers for 2014 and is one of Canada's Top 100 Employers. Enbridge Gas Distribution and its affiliates distribute natural gas to more than two million customers in Ontario, Quebec, New York State and New Brunswick. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @EnbridgeGasNews.


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