Nicor Gas promotes safe-digging practices year-round, and to celebrate 811 Day (recognized nationally on Aug. 11) is partnering with JULIE, Illinois’ one-call center, to remind residents to call 811 or click before you dig. Whether a professional excavator or weekend warrior, state law requires a call to 811 before starting any outdoor digging project.
As part of the national day, Nicor Gas is hosting the second annual 811 5k Run/Walk on Sunday, Aug. 11.
The USATF-certified 5k race course will begin and end at 4901 Searle Parkway, Skokie. Registration for the event is only $8.11 and all proceeds will benefit the United Way of Metro Chicago…read more