City of Burlington, Vermont City of Burlington, Vermont

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What are those colorful markings on the sidewalk? My lawn?

Great question! Vermont State Law requires anyone digging on public or private land to have the utility lines marked.  Digsafe is a free service (paid for by member utilities) that notifies utility companies to go mark their lines which helps avoid costly mistakes and outages.  What do the colors mean? Review this brochure to find out! Need more information?  Visit for the whole scoop and remember to call 1-888-344-7233 to dig safely! 

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