The City of Panama City Beach is an active member of the Sunshine State One-Call of Florida, Inc. This service is available to you at no cost. By utilizing this service, you can have the existing utilities located that may be in the same area of your planned digging. Having the utilities located can reduce your responsibilities for possible damages from your planned project. To locate underground facilities prior to your excavation project, simply dial 811 or toll free at 1-800-432-4470.
For additional information regarding this program, please visit the Sunshine State One-Call of Florida, Inc. website by clicking here.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)
My lawn is marked with paint and I have not contacted 811. Why?
Color coding is an indispensable means for utility identification during the construction process. Please note, this is conducted by using special paint that does not cause lasting damage to your lawn and/or landscaping.
What do the colors symbolize?
The American Public Works Association (APWA) designates a uniform color-coding system that is implemented for all utility markings as shown below.