Digging on Private Property

You still need to have those private lines marked in Minnesota!

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Private Utility Locators
- Duluth (218) 260-0883
- Minneapolis (612) 270-8427
- St. Cloud (320) 247-0451
- Nationwide (844) 224-4723 | Website

Whether you are adding on to your home, installing sprinklers or just planting a tree, we can help you find a private utility locating specialist.

One-Call and private utilities

In Minnesota you should always call before you dig!

Gopher State One Call Center | Minnesota Locate Request

Gopher State One Call Center

2020 Centre Pointe Blvd, Mendota Heights, MN 55120

800-252-1166 | 651-454-0002

Protect yourselves and your property against underground utility damage. Find out where the underground utilities might be buried before you begin excavation. Anyone working in Minnesota must call before excavating.

The One-Call System does not mark utilities. The One-Call system only notifies participating member utilities. These participating member utilities will not mark private or non-member utilities. The utility locating companies notified will locate and mark only primary public utilities, so it's up to you to keep track of what else is on your own property.

Private Utilities are the buried lines after the meter or main lines. If you have a curbside meter then your property will not get marked by the participating member utility locators. Other buried utilities that generally are not marked include but may not be limited to: sewer lines, private lighting, sprinklers, fire mains, secondary electric lines to detached garages, and septic lines.