Contact Us

Many DTE Customers On Grand Rapids’ West Side Without Heat

stevendepolo, flickr

Since this morning over 100 Grand Rapids area DTE customers have been without gas.  Many didn’t know about the outage until they returned home from work to find their house without gas.

DTE is working to restore service.

WZZM reports:

Around 11 a.m. several people called the WZZM 13 Information Center complaining that they had no natural gas service. One of those callers was from a restaurant near Lake Michigan Drive and Covell NW, which was unable to use its gas-burning stove.

A retirement home is also being impacted by the gas outage, leaving elderly residents without heat.

DTE tells WZZM 13 News the outage is affecting at least 120 customers.

A spokesman for the utility company says the problem was caused by work being done on the gas lines, which allowed air into the system.  The spokesman says the problem is not a leak.

He says crews are working to restore service, and will work into the night if necessary.

More from Channel 957

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://mychannel957.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Channel 95.7 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on Channel 95.7 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!