Gas and Energy officials in Missouri have announced that they have upgraded and doubled checked their gas lines in order to make sure that an explosion will not occur similar to the one in California.
MGE officials, the largest natural gas company in the area, has announced that the have gone over federal regulations to make sure that their lines are safe.
About 20 years ago, the Kansas City area had a problem with gas lines erupting because they were corroding and rupturing. They were all replaced about 10 years ago. If you think that there is a gas leak in your area, leave immediately and do not turn anything on.