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Governor Deal Declares Safe Digging Month In Georgia

  Georgia 811 reminds residents to contact 811 before all digging projects Duluth, GA (April 18, 2018) — On April 10, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal issued a proclamation announcing April as Georgia Safe Digging Month. The proclamation reminds Georgia homeowners to contact 811 before starting any outdoor digging projects. Many stakeholders came out to the […]

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March News

#811HomeDepot We have exciting news! 811 and Home Depot have collaborated to share the Call Before You Dig message on all of their tree wraps nationwide! Georgia 811 Corporate Communications Manager, Megan Estes, secured the national partnership with the world’s largest home improvement store in 2017 with a scheduled debut for the 2018 growing season. […]

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Extraordinary Circumstances Declared

Duluth, GA- January 17, 2018 – Please be advised the following Georgia 811 members have invoked the use of Positive Response Code 3J (Extraordinary Circumstances) across their service area/areas effective immediately. Last updated on 1/18/2018 at 1:14pm. City of Lawrenceville (LVL90, LVL91, LVL92 – Gwinnett County, Walton County and Rockdale County) effective Wednesday, January 17, […]

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Georgia 811 To Observe MLK Day

Duluth, GA – January 9, 2018 – Georgia 811 offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 15, 2018. During this time the call center will be accepting locate requests for damages and emergencies only. Please plan your work accordingly. As a reminder, EDEN locate request creation, including emergency […]

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Extraordinary Circumstances Declared

Duluth, GA- January 3, 2018 – Please be advised the following Georgia 811 members have invoked the use of Positive Response Code 3J (Extraordinary Circumstances) across their service area/areas effective immediately. Last updated on 1/3/2018 at 8:25am. City of Savannah (SAV50, SAV51, SAV52 – Chatham County and Effingham County) effective Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at […]

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Tournament of Roses Parade Float

Duluth, GA – December 28, 2017 – The Contact 811 Before You Dig community is proud to announce its upcoming participation in the Tournament of Roses Parade for 2018! Through the years, the Contact 811 Before You Dig community has prevented countless accidents that could potentially threaten the safety of nearby citizens and underground utilities. […]

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