HUERFANO- Gas service for homes and businesses in Walsenburg and Aguilar have been shut off due to a gas main break 8 miles south of Walsenburg along I-25 Tuesday night.
City crews began shutting off all gas meters in both communities to depressurize the line first. That took up a large part of the day. The gas department then began repair of the line.
Once the gas line repairs are made and lines are re-pressurized then lighting all of the pilot lights to citizens and businesses must be accomplished. It is hoped that service will be restored by today (thursday).
Gary M. Vezzani was elected Walsenburg’s mayor in Tuesday’s special mayoral election/recall vote. Preliminary results announced Tuesday night show that both Nick Vigil in Ward