Day: April 7, 2021

City of Greer declares April as Safe Digging Month

During an event on April 5, Greer Mayor Rick Danner presented Greer CPW with a proclamation to make April Safe Digging Month. The utility provider and the city of Greer are also encouraging anyone planning to dig to call 811 at least three business days beforehand…Read More

Before you dig call 811

UNDATED – Spring is here and people are excited to get outdoors to plant trees, shrubs and flowers, as well as begin those outdoor construction projects that make homes more comfortable. But before planting, make an important call to 811, the national “Call Before You Dig” hotline, and ask that the underground utilities on your property …

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During National Safe Digging Month, Duke Energy reminds customers to call 811 first

PLAINFIELD — Spring is here and people are excited to get outdoors to plant trees, shrubs and flowers, as well as begin those outdoor construction projects that make homes more comfortable. Can you dig it? Yes, you can. But first, make an important call to 811, the national “Call Before You Dig” hotline and ask …

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Click or call before you dig

British Columbia recognizes April as Dig Safe Month. Homeowners and contractors are reminded to “click or call” BC 1 Call before digging. Important infrastructure, including telecommunication cables, electricity wires, natural gas lines, water mains and sewer lines, are often buried underground. By clicking or calling BC 1 Call before beginning any excavation project, British Columbians can …

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Crews laboring to remove body at Buc Stadium trench collapse

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — “He’s stuck under a trench that collapsed? Trench is gonna be 10 feet deep, inside of a manhole.” Those were the words of a police rescue crew as they attempted to save a person’s life in a deadly trench accident near Buccaneer Stadium earlier Monday One person is dead as…Read More

April begins ‘Safe Digging Month’ for outdoor excavation projects LOCAL NEWS by: Phillip Bishop

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – April is national safe digging month, and anyone looking to start their outdoor project in the warmer weather is asked to take precautions to avoid causing damage to pipes or lines beneath the ground. State law requires anyone looking to move or excavate rock or earth to contact Dig Safe at …

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