Local & Industry Events

The CGA local and industry event calendar includes local damage prevention events as well as industry events being held throughout the country.  These events and promotional opportunities are submitted by CGA members or member organizations.  Search by state to view upcoming events near you!

If you are interested in having your event published on our Local Events Calendar, please click on the "Submit an Event" button. After reviewing your submission, we will publish your event or contact you for more information.  Please note, these events are not run by the Common Ground Alliance.  Click on "even details" or "location details" to learn more about each event, including event contact information.

March 30, 2017

Locator Program

Overview:
The program objectives explain the definitions and terminology used in the PA Act 287 of 1974, as amended, a description of a correct notification, an explanation of marking underground lines with the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code standards, and an illustration of how to respond through the Karl Automated Response to Locates (KARL) system. The program is approved under the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) water and wastewater operators-training program for 3 contact hours. Those attendees who are licensed water and wastewater operators and are in their 3-year license cycle are eligible for continuing education contact hours. Program designed for member facility owners, locators and municipalities.   
Location:
Cottage Green
9001 Ashton Rd.
Philadelphia, PA 19136
United States
Schedule:
Event is from 08:30 to 11:30AM. Please feel free to check in as early as 8:00 AM. Lunch will be served at 12:00 PM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events 
April 4, 2017

Locator Program

Overview:
The program objectives explain the definitions and terminology used in the PA Act 287 of 1974, as amended, a description of a correct notification, an explanation of marking underground lines with the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code standards, and an illustration of how to respond through the Karl Automated Response to Locates (KARL) system. The program is approved under the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) water and wastewater operators-training program for 3 contact hours. Those attendees who are licensed water and wastewater operators and are in their 3-year license cycle are eligible for continuing education contact hours. Program designed for member facility owners, locators and municipalities.   
Location:
Standing Stone VFW
520 Penn Street
Huntingdon, PA 16652
United States
Schedule:
Event is from 08:30 to 11:30AM. Please feel free to check in as early as 8:00 AM. Lunch will be served at 12:00 PM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events 
April 5, 2017

Excavator Program

Overview:
Learn about excavator responsibilities under PA Act 287, as amended. 
Location:
Brooklyn Hose Company No. 3
218 S Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044
United States
Schedule:
The program is from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Check in starts at 7:00 AM. Breakfast served from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events 
April 5, 2017

Locator Program

Overview:
The program objectives explain the definitions and terminology used in the PA Act 287 of 1974, as amended, a description of a correct notification, an explanation of marking underground lines with the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code standards, and an illustration of how to respond through the Karl Automated Response to Locates (KARL) system. The program is approved under the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) water and wastewater operators-training program for 3 contact hours. Those attendees who are licensed water and wastewater operators and are in their 3-year license cycle are eligible for continuing education contact hours. Program designed for member facility owners, locators and municipalities. 
Location:
VFW Bloomsburg
1258 Millville Road
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States
Schedule:
Event is from 08:30 to 11:30AM. Please feel free to check in as early as 8:00 AM. Lunch will be served at 12:00 PM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events 
April 6, 2017

Excavator Program

Overview:
Learn about excavator responsibilities under PA Act 287, as amended.
Location:
The Inn at Reading
1040 North Park Rd.
Reading, PA 19610
United States
Schedule:
 The program is from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Check in starts at 7:00 AM. Breakfast served from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events