At the February 5, 2019 meeting, The Advisory Committee approved efforts to help reduce the burden created for underground utility locators by over-notification of utilities.
“Over-notification” was identified as:
Hot off the presses, here is the December 2018 VA811 DIRT newsletter. Features include a report on Staking University locator training and the 2018 VA811 Christmas Display.
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VA811 has rolled out new changes to Web Ticket Entry. Click here to learn more about the new enhancements.
Virginia 811 is happy to announce that we have made arrangement for Staking University Locator Training to return to Virginia. 4 classes will be held:
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Virginia 811 reminds you to always contact Virginia 811 three … Continue reading →
On August 11th, we celebrate National 811 Day! Dominion Energy and Virginia 811 are reminding you to always contact Virginia 811 three working days before any digging project to have … Continue reading →
Virginia 811 and Roanoke City E911 held a groundbreaking ceremony on July 16, 2018. A new building is being constructed that will house both agencies, making it the first joint 811/911 center in the world.
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The State Corporation Commission recently amended one of its Rules of Enforcement of the Underground Utility Damage Prevention Act, 20 VAC-309-150. The new amended Rule goes into effect on July 1, 2018.
The amendment allows the use of appropriate technologies … Continue reading →
Check out the latest VA811 DIRT Newsletter!
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The Virginia Damage Prevention Conference will be here soon! This year’s event will be held in Virginia Beach April 24-26. Click here to see preliminary agenda and for registration information.