811 Communications Plan

CGA released its latest Communications Plan to guide stakeholders in their efforts to promote the 811 message and other damage prevention practices.  The plan features a calendar with daily, weekly and monthly tasks, as well as artwork files, template news releases, contributed articles, social media posts and email blasts.  

2019 Communications Plan & Calendar

The 2019 811 Communications Plan is availabe for download as well as a stand-alone calendar to help plan your education and awareness efforts.

National Safe Digging Month

Get ready for April, which is National Safe Digging Month (NSDM), by visiting the 2019 NSDM Toolkit.

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8/11 Day

August 11th is 811 Day! Find resources in the 8/11 Day toolkit to promote your events and the importants of calling before you dig.

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Infographics are an impactful way to convey information.  You can find a variety of safe digging infographics in the Infographics Toolkit.

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Social Media Messages
Campaigns & Tools

Get inspiration for creative 811 campaigns throughout the calendar year. Download our miscellaneous campaign and tools document for how-tos, sample outreach and media materials, and more.

Miscellaneous Media Tools

Included in the downloadable files are press releases, fact sheets, and more.

Videos & PSAs

Visit the Videos and PSAs Toolkit for a variety of videos available to promote safe digging. Don't forget to subscribe the CGA YouTube channel for the latest videos.

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811 Toolkits

The toolkits provide 811 resources for promoting the message and campaign.