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Residents can go home after Massachusetts explosions, but long road to ‘normalcy' remains

10 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

Three Massachusetts cities are nearing a critical first step of recovery - ensuring homes are safe and have power - after a deadly series of fires and explosions last week, Gov. Charlie Baker said.
Utility workers accessed 8,600 meters, turned them off and cleared each home of gas in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover as of 6:30 a.m. Sunday, the governor said. All homes should have power restored by later in the morning, he said.
Andover and North Andover announced schools will be open Monday, while Lawrence needs more time to “restore gas/electric to closed buildings and multiple other...
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