NYSEG Reminds You To Call 811 Before You Dig

NYSEG is reminding contractors and homeowners to have underground utilities marked before digging to protect yourself and others from injury and to prevent damage to underground utility lines. Contact Dig Safely New York by calling 811 at least two and not more than 10 full working days before you start any excavation project. Every year, there are dozens of incidents involving third-party damage underground natural gas and electric facilities which can people’s lives in danger and interrupt essential utility service.

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