(Saint John)-The  all clear was  finally given and the employees  who work at the Transit building in East Saint John have been able to return to work..

Fire crews responded to the building earlier after a strong smell of gas was noticed by employees.

District  Fire Chief Joe Armstrong says the smell was strong in the main boiler room of  the building when they arrived  on scene.

The gas was shut off to the building and Enbridge Gas was called in to take take care of the leak.