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Georgia 811 To Observe Memorial Day

Duluth, GA – May 16, 2019 – Georgia 811 offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, 2019. During this time the contact center will be accepting locate requests for damages and emergencies only. Please plan your work accordingly. As a reminder, EDEN web entry is available 24/7. Web entry […]

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Gov. Kemp Proclaims April As Georgia Safe Digging Month

Georgia 811 reminds local residents to call 811 before all digging projects [Duluth, GA] (April 29, 2019) — Today Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp issued a proclamation announcing April as Georgia Safe Digging Month. The proclamation reminds Georgia homeowners to call 811 before starting any outdoor digging projects. April marks the start of spring digging season, […]

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GA811 – New Excavator App

We have an app for that! Whether you’re a homeowner, landscaper, or professional excavator, contacting Georgia 811 before you dig just got easier. Individuals planning to dig can now download the “Georgia 811 Excavator App” in the App Store or on Google Play. Features of the app include the ability to: Create a locate request […]

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Georgia 811 DIY Lottery

To celebrate Safe Digging Month 2019, and to help spread the safe digging message on social media, we are doing a BIG giveaway! Are you ready to get some DIY projects done this Spring? Would a $5000 gift card to Home Depot help? Of course it would! The Georgia 811 DIY Lottery is now open […]

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Meghan Wade Named President & CEO

DULUTH, GEORGIA, April 1, 2019 – Georgia 811 is pleased to announce the appointment of Meghan Wade as its new President & CEO. Wade has played an integral role in promoting damage prevention at Georgia 811 for 13 years, serving first as Director of Corporate Communications and then being named President in 2017. Aside from […]

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Extraordinary Circumstances Declared

Duluth, GA – March 4, 2019 – 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 3/4/2019 at 8:00am. Riverstone Systems (RVRST1 – Harris County) effective Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 7:00am until Wednesday, March 13, […]

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