Natural Gas Safety Classroom Presentation

Classroom full of kids

The City of Mesa offers a FREE natural gas safety program for elementary schools within Mesa's natural gas service area. The 45-minute interactive presentation is designed to fall within state standards for grades 4th thru 6th grade and will enhance student knowledge of science, energy, and natural gas.  Students will learn how natural gas energy is used safely in their daily lives.  

The presentation includes a short video and instruction on the following:

  • What is energy?
  • Natural gas as an energy source
  • History of natural gas
  • How we get and transport natural gas  
  • Uses of natural gas
  • Properties and characteristics of natural gas
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Natural gas safety
  • Underground utilities

To reinforce the information presented, the students participate in a natural gas game.  Each student receives natural gas safety information to take home and share with family members.

Request a presentation for your class

You can request a classroom presentation by using our on-line request form or by calling 480-644-4795. Please allow a three-week lead time for scheduling your presentation.



Energy Resources
PO Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211
480-644-4444 (Non-Emergency)

Gas Emergency or Odor 
480-644-4277 (GASS) or 911
(24 hours/7 days)

Electric Emergency
480-644-2266 or 911
(24 hours/7 days)


Report Utility Theft

Office Hours: 
Monday - Thursday
7 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Frank McRae, Department Director