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Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference

The inaugural Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference will be held November 5-7, 2013 at the French Lick Resort in French Lick, IN. For more information, please visit If you're interested in exhibiting or becoming a sponsor, please contact Chuck Muller at


Indiana 811 in the News

In February, Indiana 811 announced 2012's record call volume and used this statistic to remind homeowners and professionals to always call before they dig. Coverage of Indiana 811's record call volume aired on WTWO NewsChannel 2 in Terre Haute and 93.1 FM in Indianapolis.

Your Source for Indiana811 Damage Prevention News

Getting Ready for Safe Digging Month

Toolkit Updates
With National Safe Digging Month just 32 days away, it's time to start planning how to spread the 811 message during April. To help you promote safe digging this spring in one unified voice with other members, we've updated the member toolkit with the following documents:

• Web banners
• Press releases
• Fact sheets and talking points
• Media advisory templates
• Internal communication templates
• Radio ads

You can access the Indiana 811 toolkit by clicking here. To order a customized banner for National Safe Digging Month, please click here. A limited number of free banners with the Indiana 811 logo are available through Chuck Muller at

Please be sure to keep Indiana 811 informed of your Safe Digging Month plans by emailing Chuck Muller at


Marco's Pizza – National Safe Digging Month Promotion

Indiana 811 is pleased to once again team up with Marco's Pizza for a special offer of $8.11 for a large, one-topping pizza on Mondays in April to promote the National Safe Digging Month message. This offer will serve as a reminder to Marco's customers to always call Indiana 811 two full working days before digging. Find a Marco's Pizza location in your area by clicking here.

  The 2013 CGA Communications Plan:
How to Use It


The 2013 CGA Communications Plan provides a 12-month calendar of campaigns that promote safe digging practices and the 811 message. Get involved in the 811 campaign and protect yourself, your business and your customers by incorporating the 811 logo into your existing campaigns or by downloading elements of the national awareness campaign. These materials and tool kits can be downloaded here.

Holey Moley

Winter weather can't keep Holey Moley from traveling across the state to promote the importance of calling Indiana 811! Recently, Holey Moley traveled to Lucas Oil Stadium to visit the Colts Kids Club Extravaganza. In other sports-related news, Holey Moley and the Indiana 811 team will make an appearance at the Cincinnati Reds Opening Day Parade on April 1, 2013 prior to the game.

If you'd like to have Holey Moley appear at an event, please click here to complete a request.

To follow his safe digging appearances, click here to friend Holey Moley on Facebook.


Did you know?
In 2012, Indiana 811 processed the largest volume of requests in the organization's 31-year history. Statewide requests in 2012 were up 12 percent compared to 2011 and up 21 percent compared to 2009.

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