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Georgia 811 Phone Server Maintenance

Duluth, GA – May 22, 2012 – Georgia 811 will be conducting scheduled phone server maintenance tonight May 22, from 10:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. During this time the Call Center will be unavailable to accept damage and emergency notices. Also PRIS phone access will be off line. However, the following services will be available […]

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GA811 Phone System Provider Has Network Outage

May 16, 2012 – Duluth, GA 1:45 p.m. Georgia 811 previously released an alert that our telephone provider was experiencing a nationwide outage affecting our ability to take calls. All lines are now back in operation. Please be aware that we are still experiencing extended hold times and are answering calls as quickly as possible. […]

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Georgia 811 – There’s An App For That

April 24, 2012 – Duluth: Georgia 811 announces the release of the Georgia 811 Mobile App. Created to allow excavators, utility owner operators and homeowners an additional access to the Positive Response Information System, or PRIS, from Android devices 2.1 or greater.   Contacting Georgia 811 before you dig is the first step in the […]

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Governor Proclaims April 2012 Is Safe Digging Month

Safe Digging is No Accident     Duluth, GA April 11, 2012- April has been declared Safe Digging Month in Georgia by Governor Nathan Deal. Joining Deal in a ceremony today at the State Capitol were Georgia Public Service Commissioners Doug Everett and Stan Wise, staff from Georgia 811 and representatives from utility owner/operators, locate contractors […]

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Georgia 811 System Maintenance

Duluth, GA – March 20 2012 – Georgia 811 announces that an Excavation Digging Event Notification (EDEN) system upgrade will occur today, Thursday, March 22, from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. During this time, Georgia 811 will be unable to create and transmit locate requests. Online locate request creation and the Positive Response Information System […]

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Georgia 811 Announces New Homeowner eTicket

  Click here to view application online: Homeowner eTicket     As stakeholders in the damage prevention industry we ask that you share this important information with your customers and employees.   Homeowners may now apply online for locate requests from Georgia 811. This means that homeowners and DIYer’s are able to enter information online […]

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