How to Update KY 811 Member Notification Areas & Maps

Kentucky 811 understands how important of a role up-to-date member notification areas and base maps play in keeping our state’s underground infrastructure safe from excavation-related damages. Because of this, we’ve worked with One Call Concepts (OCC) to make the process for updating both notification area polygons and base maps easier than ever before. Keep reading for ways to help keep this information up to date.

FREE On-Site Damage Prevention Training Available

At Kentucky 811, we believe that safe digging education and training is vital to preventing damages and keeping our communities safe. That’s why we go the extra mile to ensure your organization is well versed in the latest dig laws, safety practices, and Kentucky 811 services through free on-site trainings.

Congrats to Our 2024 Calendar Photo Contest Winners!

This past fall, Kentucky 811 asked local photographers of all levels to submit photographs that capture the quintessential beauty of Kentucky for a chance to be featured in our limited-edition 2024 calendar. Twelve photos were selected for the calendar and the top three were awarded prizes. The top three winners are featured below. Congratulations to our winners, and thank you to everyone who participated!

Webinar Wednesdays: ITICnxt Live Demos

During Webinar Wednesdays, Kentucky 811 and One Call Concepts, Inc. (OCC) host live demonstrations of our cutting-edge ticket submission software, ITICnxt. Designed for professional excavators, this efficient map-first web system is optimized to make creating and managing locate requests online easier than ever before.

KY811’s Public Awareness & Damage Prevention Managers

Did you know that Kentucky 811 has two public awareness and damage prevention managers? Patrick Donoghue and Ms. Jamie Gaddis travel around the state providing outreach to utility companies – both members and non-members – and educating Kentuckians of all ages and backgrounds about safe digging at community events.

Have you heard about Webinar Wednesdays?

Kentucky 811 and One Call Concepts, Inc. (OCC) host two webinars on our cutting-edge software every week with Webinar Wednesdays. Each Wednesday, we do a live demo of ITICnxt (9 a.m. ET) and the Locator Tickets portal (1 p.m. ET) explaining how to navigate and efficiently use the software, followed by a chance to ask our experts questions.

2023 Kentucky Damage Prevention Summit: A Great Success

The 2023 Kentucky Damage Prevention Summit proved to be a great success! Resulting in a very strong turnout, attendees traveled from all over the state to join us at Embassy Suites Lexington for three days focused on industry updates, networking, and safety education.

Looking Back at the February 2023 Software Summits

In early February 2023, Kentucky 811 Executive Director Tim Vaughn and the One Call Concepts team toured around Kentucky for the 2023 Software Summits. Together, they hosted summits in six different cities, providing the opportunity to meet local excavators and member utilities face-to-face and introduce KY811’s new ticket submission and management software.