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Menlo Park: 'Shelter in place' alert lifted

Original post made on Sep 30, 2013

A shelter in place alert issued for residents and businesses near the 1300 block of Hoover Street in Menlo Park has been lifted now that a gas leak has been contained.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, September 30, 2013, 11:46 AM

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Posted by ken
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Sep 30, 2013 at 12:20 pm

Hey this means we get free parking for a hr!


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Posted by what about SMCalert?
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Sep 30, 2013 at 4:24 pm

I got notice from both the city and the police but not from SMCalert. I thought an incident like this would cause an alert in the county. Not everyone who might be in Menlo Park lives in Menlo Park.


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Posted by Sandy Bardas
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Oct 1, 2013 at 10:19 am

I live across the street from the site and no one in the house received any explanation of the street closure even though there was a strong smell of gas.


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