Small flags in your neighborhood indicate a digging project is planned, and someone has called 811 to locate underground utility lines. Texas law requires homeowners, businesses and contractors to Call 811 at least two business days before digging.
Common Reasons for Flags:
- Installing a pool
- Building a Fence
- Planting Trees
Call Texas 811 by dialing ‘811’ or go to www.texas811.org for more info.
Each color represents a different type of utility.
- White = Proposed Excavation
- Red = Electric
- Pink = Temporary Survey Marking
- Orange = Communication
- Yellow = Natural gas and petroleum
- Purple = Irrigation
- Blue = Potable Water
- Green = Sewer and drain lines