Planning any additions to your home? Planting a tree? Installing a fence or deck?
All of these home improvements will require some level of digging, and some of these improvements are so small you may not think you have to notify the appropriate authorities of your intentions. The truth is that no matter how small the projects, if any digging is required then you must notify all utility companies to be sure that you are not digging near a utility line.
Massachusetts state law requires all contractors and property owners to notify