ST. CLOUD -- Xcel Energy is conducting controlled natural gas burn offs in St. Cloud for the next few days.

Crews will be working in the St. John Cantius neighborhood near Schmidty's Superette. The natural gas burn offs will be conducted between 14th and 17th Avenues North from St. Germain Street to the railroad tracks.

You may smell natural gas or see flames in the area.

The work is expected to be completed by late Wednesday.