What are all those colored flags for?
We’ve all seen those colored flags sticking in the ground. Here’s a guide so you know what each different color means.
RED – Electric Power Lines, Cables, Conduit and Lighting Cables
YELLOW – Gas, Oil, Steam Petroleum or Gaseous Materials
ORANGE – Communication, Cable TV, Alarm or Signal Lines, Cables or Conduit
BLUE – Water, Irrigation and Slurry Lines
GREEN – Sewers and Drain Lines
PINK – Temporary Survey Markings
WHITE – Proposed Excavation
Remember to call Digger’s Hotline at (414) 259-1181 or dial 811 before you dig. Having underground facilities properly located could save your life!