Repairs to the utility vault outside Lynchburg City Hall were completed Friday night. Columbia Gas of Virginia is working with city personnel to restore gas service to city hall.


According to Columbia Gas of Virgina, the odor at Lynchburg City Hall came from a utility vault outside the building.

Repairs are being made.


Lynchburg City Hall has been evacuated because of a gas leak, according to the city's Department of Emergency Services.

The fire department is on scene.

Avoid the area if necessary.