The City of Barnesville has signed a franchise agreement with Xcel Energy to provide natural gas service to Barnesville. Work will be starting in July 2014 on the piping and it is expected that the project should be completed before this fall’s heating season. If you are interested in having natural gas at your home or business, you should contact Xcel directly. You can call 800.894.3368 or send an e-mail to NaturalGasMN@xcelenergy.com with your name, phone number, address and city. If you want to learn more about getting natural gas, calculate your estimated savings and contact your Xcel Energy representative, go to xcelenergy.com/naturalgasMN.