June 2021 DIRT

The 2021 MWDPTC Returns to French Lick! Save the date for the 9th annual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference (MWDPTC), taking place November 10-12, 2021. Indiana 811 and Kentucky 811 are thrilled to welcome midwestern industry stakeholders back to French Lick, Indiana, this year for a week of networking, education, training and fun! The 2021 MWDPTC will bring… Read more

The I Dig Summer Contest is Back!

We’re excited to announce that the fourth annual I Dig Summer contest will begin on May 26! Summertime is one the busiest seasons for Excavators, but thanks to our new online ticketing platform Exactix, they can submit tickets easier and faster than ever. Participate in the fourth annual “I Dig Summer” contest May 26 –… Read more

Keynote Speaker Announced for 2021 MWDPTC Nov. 10-12!

Indiana 811 and Kentucky 811 are proud to announce this year’s Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference keynote speaker: Marine Corporal and Author Josh Bleill. Josh Bleill, inspired by the events of September 11, 2001 to follow in his father’s footsteps and enlist in the U.S. Marine Corps, survived a bomb explosion in which he lost… Read more

2021 Election Letter

Kentucky 811 Board of Directors Nominations – 2021 Kentucky 811 will conduct board of director elections during the Annual Membership Meeting on June 22, 2021. Additional information concerning the Annual Membership Meeting can be found here. The Kentucky 811 Board of Directors is established by Kentucky statute and the bylaws of Kentucky Underground Protection, Inc…. Read more

Kentucky 811 Annual Membership Golf Tournament 2021

Kentucky 811 Annual Membership Golf Tournament 2021 details: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 11:30 AM Lunch and Registration 1:00 PM Shotgun Start Griffin Gate Golf Club, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511 $75.00 per person / $300.00 per foursome / $400.00 per foursome and hole sponsorship (Includes lunch, greens fees, cart, drink tickets, and awards) Click… Read more

2021 Annual Meeting Registration

2021 Annual Meeting Details: Date: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM – Registration 9:00 – 11:30 AM – Annual Meeting Location: Marriott Griffin Gate Resort and Spa 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511 Phone: (859) 231-5100 *Please fill out a registration form for each individual that will attend the Annual Meeting* Click… Read more

The End of 811NOW. The Start of Something New.

As you know, Kentucky 811 recently implemented a new ticketing software system, Exactix. With this new, advanced ticketing platform, Kentucky 811 will no longer be utilizing 811NOW. As a result, the 811NOW brand and website will be fading away throughout the coming year. Please review the following reminders as Kentucky 811 transitions away from using… Read more

Save the Date for the 2021 MWDPTC Nov. 10-12 in French Lick!

Mark your calendars for the 9th annual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference (MWDPTC)! The MWDPTC is taking place Nov. 10-12, 2021 and is returning to the French Lick Resort in French Lick, Indiana. We’re thrilled to welcome you back in-person this fall for a week of damage prevention education and networking. The MWDPTC Planning Team… Read more

Excavator News April 2021

The beginning of the busiest season of the year for excavators is underway. As the weather warms up and more digging projects begin, we have a few announcements and reminders to share: Kentucky 811 does NOT locate utilities. We transmit the ticket to utility owners who mark their own facilities. Our member utilities don’t locate… Read more

April 2021 DIRT

The Direction, Presented by 811, Partners with Mossy Oak and Moose Media The Direction – an adventure-travel fishing television series in its fourth season, has formed a partnership with Mossy Oak, one of America’s premier outdoor brands, announced host and producer, Mark Stowe. Stowe, a Kentucky resident, has been an ambassador for the 811 safe… Read more