A picture of a shovel contacting an underground pipe. Infrastructure such as gas pipelines, electrical services, telephone, cable TV, water and sewer connections may be buried on your property.

You can’t afford to take a chance

Damaging underground services can have serious consequences. A ruptured gas line could explode, a cut water line could cause floods, and severed communication lines mean the loss of essential services. You could be liable for expensive restoration costs and potential legal actions.

Don’t take the risk. Get a free locate!


A picture of a laptop. Request your free locate online or call 1-800-400-2255. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

To request a locate

Request your free locate online or call 1-800-400-2255. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You will need your name, phone number, email address, address of the dig site (including nearest intersection), and the type of work being done so that we can process your order efficiently.

Request a locate


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Check the status of your locate

When you request a locate, you will be given a request number or web confirmation number. Keep that number handy, because you can use it to check the status of your locate. You can do this either online or by telephone.

Status of locate


A picture of a question mark. This section answers many of the questions that homeowners have about locates.

Homeowner resources

Here are further resources, including information about how we work to process locates, which Infrastructure owners we serve, how to read a locate, and how to view the status of your locates.

Resources