Joint Utility Locating Information for Excavators (J.U.L.I.E.)
For residents considering any improvement repairs outside the home, following a few precautions can help avoid a painful and costly accident. Common examples of homeowner projects that require a call to J.U.L.I.E. before digging include putting up a fence; installing a swing set, a mail box post, or water feature such as a pool, pond or fountain; building a deck or room addition; preparing a new garden area; or planting trees, bushes or shrubs.
Know what precautions are needed before digging in! Following are a few simple safety tips when planning outdoor projects:
- Call J.U.L.I.E. at 1-800-892-0123 or just dial "811" before you dig
- Wait the required amount of time (two working days)
- Respect the marks.
- Dig with care.