Scott R. Derby - Engineering Administrator
234 South Main Street
Kendallville, IN 46755
Tel: (260) 347-2152
Fax: (260) 347-7021
Office hours: 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Monday - Friday
- Provide city departments with technical, engineering, survey and
- Plan review and project inspection.
When planning outdoor work that requires digging such as planting a tree,
putting in a new children’s play set or excavating for construction, visit
www.811Now.com or call 811 before you
dig. The City of Kendallville is a member of a free statewide service
created to reduce damage to underground facilities and promote public safety
by lowering the number of damage incidents. This is important because
digging can be expensive and dangerous. Each year, millions of dollars in
property damage, personal injuries and even loss of life occur because of
careless digging where underground facilities were not located prior to
Follow these steps, before you begin your project:
- Once you have planned your project, visit
www.811Now.com or call 811 to submit
your request at least two full working days before digging.
the following information about the location and plans for your project:
Wait for member facility owners or operators to
mark the proposed excavation site.
Respect the marks. Once all
utilities are checked, the ground will be marked with either a dotted line
or a flag with “OK” painted on the ground. Dotted lines indicate underground
lines and a flag and “OK” mean that there are no facility lines in that
location and the area has been checked. Red, yellow, orange and blue markers
should be present before you dig, indicating that all necessary utility
lines have been checked.
Dig with care.
- Street Address
- Type of Work
- Your Name and Title
- Telephone Number
- Best Time to Call
- Start Date and Time
- Contractor Address
For more information, visit www.811Now.com.