Atlanta Gas Light Company V-Force Supports Christmas in April; Atlanta Program to Assist in Vine City Home Improvements
Councilmember Michael Bond to lend a helping hand
  WHEN:       Saturday, April 28, 2001
              8:30 a.m. until approximately 3:00 p.m.
              Photo opportunity at 11:00 a.m.

  WHO:        Vine City Resident, Luther Byse - 73
              Atlanta City Councilmember, Michael Bond, District 3
              AGL Resources Special Assistant to CEO, Darryl Hicks
              Atlanta Gas Light Company  V-Force Volunteers

  WHAT:       Volunteers will be participating in one of the largest
              rebuilding efforts to repair one of 30-40 homes in the
              Washington Park, Washington Heights and Vine City communities.
              In Vine City, activities include:  making Mr. Byses' home more
              energy efficient through the installation of vapor barrier
              underneath the house on the floor of the crawl-space,
              insulating the floor of the home (R-13 fiberglass insulation);
              installing blown cellulose insulation in the attic (bringing
              the R-value in the attic up to a R-30 rating).  In addition,
              volunteers will install an energy-efficient natural gas water
              heater; install weather-stripping and door sweeps around all
              exterior doors; new smoke detectors and a carbon-monoxide
              detector.  Volunteers also will provide assistance with house
              painting, plastering, and gardening and overall yard

              National Rebuilding Day focuses on an estimated 7,500 homes
              and 400 community-based projects across the country that
              involve Christmas in April volunteers.  Photo opportunity.

  WHERE:      973 Palmetto Avenue SW

  HIGHLIGHT:  11:00 a.m. photo opportunity with Mr. Byse, Councilmember
              Bond, AGL Special Assistant Darryl Hicks and V-Force members

  CONTACT:    Lisa Dudley, 404.584.3895; 1.800.652.1969
              Nick Gold, 404.584.3457; 1.800.291.9649

PRNewswire -- April 27

SOURCE: AGL Resources