Call before you dig!
Be Aware of Electric Lines During Flood Cleanup Efforts
Residents are asked to be aware of possible buried electric lines, fiber optic cables, and exposed conduit in any areas requiring digging during clean-up and recovery. Damaging an electric line could cause significant danger and service interruptions for you and your neighbors and exposed conduit may contain high-voltage power lines. It could also result in fines
and liability expense under state law. Damage to fiber optic cables may disrupt communication critical for to the recovery effort.
Longmont Power & Communications customers: to schedule a time to have your utility lines identified, contact the Utility Notification Center of Colorado at 811. Call
at least two days in advance of when you would like to schedule service. To notify LPC about exposed conduit, please contact 303-776-0011.
The Notification Center of Colorado will place color-coded flags or paint on your property indicating where
utility lines are located. This service is provided completely free to you.
If you do not request a utility line location before digging, you could be
responsible for the cost of repairing any damaged utility lines.