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

One Call Centers

811 or


PO Box 649
Elkhorn, NE 68022


24 / 7

Advance Notice:

2 business days

Marks Valid:

17 business days



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

Common Ground of Nebraska

Geographic Location:

State of Nebraska


Dan Maschka
Common Ground of Nebraska

Partner Since:

March 2007


The purpose of the Common Ground of Nebraska (CGN) is to prevent damage to underground infrastructure by: fostering a sense of shared responsibility for the protection of underground facilities; supporting research; developing and conducting public awareness and education programs; identifying and disseminating the stakeholder best practices as those embodied in the latest version of the CGA Best Practices; and serving as a clearinghouse for damage data collection, analysis and dissemination.