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Digger's Hotline

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The City of Eau Claire is a "one-call" community, which means by calling a single number, all of the utility companies will come to the site and mark their underground facilities. To help identify the specific utility and prevent damage to underground lines, the following uniform color code system has been adopted:

 Red

Red 

Electric Power Lines

 Orange

Orange

Communication Lines (Telephone & Cable TV) 

 Blue

Blue 

Water Lines 

 Yellow

Yellow 

Gas Lines 

 Green

Green 

Sewer Lines 

 Pink

Pink 

Right-of-way or property corner 

 White

White 

Proposed location for underground construction

 (Colored lettering or stripe corresponds to the planned utility)

Diggers Hotline
Anyone planning excavation or construction activities of any kind is required by State law to contact Digger’s Hotline at 1-800-242-8511, to request that the underground utilities be located at least three days before any digging begins.