Pennsylvania

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


One Call Centers

811 or
1-800-242-1776

Address:

925 Irwin Run Road
West Mifflin, PA 15122

Hours:

24 / 7

Advance Notice:

Construction phase - 3 to 10 business days; Design phase - 10 to 90 business days

Marks Valid:

as long as equipment is kept on site

Address:

,PA

Legislative Information

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

Regional Partners

Pittsburgh Public Service Coordination Committee

Geographic Location:

Pittsburgh, PA

Contact:

Marcos Bernal
Pittsburgh Public Service Coordination Committee
mrbernal@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

April 2005

Mission:

The committee is a voluntary coordinating body dedicated to the continuing exchange of information related to design and construction activities which may affect more than one utility or agency in the Metropolitan Pittsburgh Area. The membership includes utilities, public agencies, and certain other organizations whose activities may require continuing coordination. The Committee has been in continuous existence since December 15, 1925.

Johnstown Area Public Service Coordination Committee

Geographic Location:

Johnstown, PA

Contact:

Allison Strouse
Johnstown Area Public Service Coordination Committee
alstrouse@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

April 2005

Mission:

The Greater Johnstown Area Public Service Coordination Committee was established to bring together local municipalities, engineers, government agencies & utilities to provide cooperation and coordination of construction activities. The Committee meets monthly to improve communications, involvement & commitments on various projects serving Cambria & Somerset County.

Allegheny/Kiski Valley Coordinating Committee

Geographic Location:

Western Pennsylvania

Contact:

Marcos Bernal
Allegheny/Kiski Valley Coordinating Committee
mrbernal@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

April 2005

Mission:

The committee's purpose is to coordinate the activities of various underground facility owners to reduce damages to those facilities, promote excavator safety, and ensure public confidence when working around underground facilities.

Delaware Valley Damage Prevention Council (Southeastern PA)

Geographic Location:

Southeastern, PA

Contact:

Greg Krawchuk
Delaware Valley Damage Prevention Council (Southeastern PA)
gjkrawchuk@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

April 2005

Mission:

The Delaware Valley Damage Prevention Council's purpose is to bring together underground facility operators, governmental agencies, excavators, industry associations, and service providers to address issues related to the goal of reducing damages to underground facilities, to promote safe excavating practices, to provide cooperation and coordination of construction activities, and to improve communications, involvement, and commitment to these goals.

Public Service Coordinating Committee (Indiana County, PA)

Geographic Location:

Indiana County, PA

Contact:

Allison Strouse
Public Service Coordinating Committee (Indiana County, PA)
alstrouse@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

April 2005

Mission:

The Indiana County Public Service Coordinating Committee is a group dedicated to the improvement of communication between the local utilities, the municipalities, and public entities by providing a monthly forum where current utility issues and projects may be reviewed and project coordination can occur to prevent damage to existing utilities and to plan new installation in a coordinated cost effective manner for all participants.

Lehigh Valley Regional Partnership

Geographic Location:

Lehigh County, Pennsylvania

Contact:

Norman Parrish
Lehigh Valley Regional Partnership
nlparrish@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

October 2015

Mission:

The Lehigh Valley Regional Partnership purpose is to organize stakeholders to identify business opportunities, promote safe work procedures and excavation practices, by applying the 4-C’s; communication, cooperation, coordination and collaboration.

Lancaster County Regional Partnership (LCRP)

Geographic Location:

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Contact:

Norman Parrish
Lancaster County Regional Partnership (LCRP)
nlparrish@pa1call.org

Partner Since:

October 2017

Mission:

The Lancaster County Regional Partnership (LCRP) was created to bring together underground facility operators, governmental agencies, excavators, industry associations, and service providers to address issues related to the goal of reducing damages to underground facilities, to provide cooperation and coordination of construction activities, and to improve the communications, the involvement, and the commitment to these goals.