Georgia 811 News

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October News

Georgia 811 Annual Meeting Please be advised that the Georgia 811 Annual Meeting that will take place at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 6, during the Damage Prevention Summit will be on Facebook Live. Follow the Georgia 811 Facebook page, by clicking here.   Georgia 811 Summit Georgia 811 is happy to announce that the […]

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Extraordinary Circumstances Declared

Duluth, GA – September 26, 2022 – 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 on the date posted below. Last updated on 9/30/2022 at 9:11am. City of St. Mary’s Public Works (STM50, STM51 – Camden) effective Wednesday, September […]

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September News

Georgia 811 Summit – Last Chance to Register! All excavators and Georgia 811 members are invited to join stakeholders throughout the state for the inaugural Georgia 811 Damage Prevention Summit on Thursday, October 6. There will be educational content presented throughout the day as well as opportunities for networking. The schedule will include the Georgia […]

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Dig Law Changes & Other News

The Georgia Dig Law is Changing on September 1 On Thursday, September 1, the Georgia Dig Law has changes going into effect that you will notice when submitting or calling in a ticket. Georgia 811 has online training available in both English and Spanish to explain the updates. The 20-minute training is free, online and recommended for […]

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August News

Digger Dog School Show Reservations It’s a new school year and Digger Dog is taking reservations to visit second and third graders throughout Georgia. Digger Dog and Georgia 811 Education Administrator Maria Copeland present a free 35-minute utility safety presentation that covers important principles such as the importance of smelling gas and acting fast and […]

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New Online Training Available – 2022 Dig Law Changes

The Georgia Utility Facility Protection Act, commonly known as the Georgia Dig Law, has changes going into effect on September 1, 2022. Georgia 811 now has online training available to explain the updates. The training is available as a stand-alone module and as the final section in the Georgia 811 Damage Prevention Competent Person Training. […]

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