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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Nicor Gas Project from 157th to 160th

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Nicor Gas is starting work on a project to replace aging gas mains and install new service lines & gas meters to homes and businesses in Oak Forest. The project extends is from 157th Street on the north to 160th Street on the south, and from Cicero Ave on the east to Laramie Ave on the west. NPL is the contractor that will be doing the work for Nicor. The attached newsletter explaining the project has been sent out by Nicor to affected customers.


Nicor Gas, or their contractor NPL, will contact property owners to schedule an appointment to locate the existing natural gas service line and gas meter. Nicor will identify where the new meter(s) will be placed outside of each property and work with each property owner to complete the installation. Property owners are responsible for removing obstructions such as drywall, furniture, and other enclosures so Nicor can access the building’s natural gas piping.


Public Works will monitor Nicor’s work and facilitate communications with Nicor and our residents when the residents have questions or concerns.


Click here:  Nicor Gas Information Letter

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