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Utility locator markings protect you.
Make sure you and your crew know how to read utility locator markings and know the Michigan Utility Color Code for marking underground utilities. Color code charts are usually available from MISS DIG 811.

 

Michigan’s Utility Color Code
Electric
Gas & Oil
Communications
Water Systems
Reclaimed Water, Irrigation and Slurry Lines
Sewer and Drain Lines
Surveying

 

Utility locator markings protect you from injury and prevent damage to underground utilities. Make sure you and your crew know how to read them.