Iowa One Call
Remember, before you dig call Iowa One Call - 811
Farmers Electric Cooperative, Inc. is a member of the Iowa One Call System. This service allows anyone working near underground lines the convenience of making one phone call to 811 or use the 800 number 1-800-292-8989 to request a location of buried facilities. Required notice before digging is 48 hours before the planned work, excluding Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays. There is an exception for emergencies.
Remember, before you dig, call Iowa One Call. Click on the logo for more information regarding these services.
If the electric lines are on the member’s side of the meter, there will be a charge to locate the wires.