Get a Single Address Ticket (SAT) before it’s “go time.”

Contact or call 811 for an SAT before you dig.

Keep your family and utilities safe while you avoid fines.

Allow at least three business days before any digging project. You can enter your information online 24/7 at We’ll come to your home and mark all utility lines so you can dig with confidence.

It’s free, easy, and the law!

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Roanoke Gas is proud to be a partner in underground utility protection and promotes the “Dig with CARE” message in Virginia.

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Dig with C.A.R.E

Contact 811 before you dig.

Allow the proper time for marking – 48 hours beginning at 7:00 a.m. the next business day
following the call center’s notification.

Respect the marks – once the lines are marked, do not destroy them.

Excavate carefully – hand dig within 2 feet of marked lines. Once the line is exposed, do not use mechanical equipment within 2 feet of the line.

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