Recent Announcements

2018 - 811 Horse Racing Initiatives Report

Horse racing continues to produce major national television audiences for its top events (Triple Crown and other high-stakes races). Live events are one of the few “DVR-proof” forms of televised entertainment in 2018, offering a captive audience and limited competing branded messaging. These events occurred during peak excavation season, covering the late spring months (May/June), as well as 8/11 Day. The attached presentation provides an overview of the 2018 811 horse racing intiative.

Common Ground Alliance Wins National Safety Council’s Green Cross for Safety Advocate Award

WASHINGTON (May 29, 2018) – Common Ground Alliance (CGA), the stakeholder-driven organization dedicated to protecting underground utility lines, people who dig near them, and their communities, is proud to announce that it was the recipient of the National Safety Council’s Green Cross for Safety Advocate Award at an awards ceremony in Chicago on Wednesday night.

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With unprecedented member support since our inception, the CGA has made great progress in elevating key safety and damage prevention initiatives throughout the United States and Canada.

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