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Smell Gas? (215) 235-1212



PHILADELPHIA (May 28, 2021) – Philadelphia Gas Works’ (PGW) offices and Customer Care Center will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2021 in observance of Memorial Day. The 24-hour Emergency Hotline 215-235-1212 will remain open to report all gas odors or any gas-related emergency.


Customers who need to access account information or make payments can log into PGW’s online My Account at with their login information. All PGW offices will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, June 1, 2021.

Customers can also make cash payments at hundreds of local retailers including 7-Eleven, CVS, Ace Cash Express, and Family Dollar. For information, visit


This Memorial Day, PGW appreciates and remembers the heroic service of men and women of the Armed Forces who have fallen defending the United States of America. PGW reminds all employees and customers to stay safe this weekend while observing the holiday and engaging in outdoor activities.  

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Smell Gas? Call (215) 235-1212

Natural Gas smells bad on purpose

That “rotten egg” smell is the smell of natural gas. If you think you smell gas leave the area immediately, and then call PGW at 215-235-1212 from a safe location.

Learn more Leaks, Odors, Safety Tips

Also if you smell gas:

  • Do not use electrical devices including cell phones which may cause a spark and ignite the gas.
  • Do not use an open flame, matches or lighters.
  • Do not try to locate the source of the gas leak.
  • Do not try to shut off any natural gas valves or gas appliances.
  • Do not start vehicles.
  • Do not re-enter the building or return to the area until a PGW employee or a qualified utility representative says it is safe to do so.
  • Do not put out the flames if natural gas ignites.