Louisiana

Explore damage prevention information, local contacts and rules for safe digging in Louisiana.


One Call Centers

811 or
1-800-272-3020

Address:

2215 West Boardwalk Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Contact:

David Frey

Hours:

M - F 0700 - 1800. Emergencies: 24-hour

Advance Notice:

48 hours excluding weekends & specified holidays

Marks Valid:

As long as visible but not longer than 20 calendar days from the mark-by time or up to 30 calendar days for forestry or agriculture work.

Address:

,LA

Legislative Information

yes Mandatory Membership
yes Civil Penalties
yes Tolerance Zone 18"
yes Hand Dig Clause
no Mandatory Premark
yes Emergency Clause
yes Positive Response
no Depth Exemption

Regional Partners

Louisiana Regional CGA

Geographic Location:

State of Louisiana

Contact:

John W. Pepper
Louisiana Regional CGA
john.pepper@dot.gov

Partner Since:

December 2007

Mission:

The Louisiana Regional Common Ground Alliance is a partnership between government agencies and all interested public entities seeking to prevent damage to utilities throughout all of Louisiana in order to maintain service, ensure safety, and protect the environment with emphases on education, communication, and cooperation.