Call Before You Dig
DIAL “811” Before doing any digging.
Indiana law requires all utilities with underground facilities to belong to the Indiana Underground Plant Protection Service. In accordance with that law, Fulton County REMC is now a member of IUPPS. Indiana’s “Call Before You Dig” law (IC 8-1-26) requires everyone that digs to contact Indiana 811 at least two full working days before starting their project. Anyone who digs should contact Indiana 811 first, whether it is to plant a tree, put in a new fence or children’s play set, or dig for any other reason.
To Submit a Local Request 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: Call 811 OR 1-800-382-5544
Determine the route of your excavation, then mark the path with white paint or flags.
1. Call 811 or go to http://indiana811.org/811now
2. Wait for operators to mark the proposed excavation site.
3. Respect the marks.
4. Dig with care.