Gas Odor Investigated In New York City

The Flatiron District, one of many suggested "hot" "new" neighborhoods.

NEW YORK – JANUARY 8: A view of lower Manhattan is seen from the observation deck of the Empire State Building January 8, 2007 in New York City. An odor of natural gas that spread over a large part of Manhattan was reported this morning. (Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)