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This free locating service will help ensure your safety and prevent disruption of electrical or other utility services.
Anytime you plant to excavate. This includes:
When you call 811, your underground electric facilities will be marked with paint and/or flags. Placing this call also notifies other utilities that may have buried services on your property. Iowa law applies to professional contractors as well as homeowners.
Never assume the location or depth of underground utility lines. If you hit an underground utility line while digging, you can harm yourself, disrupt service, and potentially be responsible for fines and repair costs.
To request a locate call 811 or visit www.iowaonecall.com to start an online locate request.