Fire House 811 Campaign

The FIRE HOUSE 811 campaign encourages fire companies to take a stand against trenching incidents within their communities by promoting "Call 811 Before You Dig". Participating fire houses have multiple chances to win $500! The drawings occur: June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, October 12, November 9 and December 14. 

To qualify for the drawing: 1) Post a creative 811 message on your marquee; or, hang an 811 banner on the building with your fire station name; and, email the picture, address and your contact information to 

The details:  
        2018 entries accepted from April 30 through December 14.
        All entries will be promoted on Pennsylvania 811 Facebook and Twitter social media pages.
        Email a picture (with the fire station's name on or near the marquee), the address and your contact information to
        We will draw a winner every second Friday of the month starting in June and ending in December.
        One entry per station.
        One entry qualifies for 7 drawings. You can only win once. 
        No marquee?  Order a complimentary 4 ft. x 8 ft. vinyl banner as your entry (fire station's name must in the picture to qualify).

Common safety messages:

Know what's below. Call 811 before you dig. |   Call 811 before you dig.  |   Call 811 three business days before you dig. |  Call 811 before digging. It's the law.  |   Protect our community. Call 811 before you dig  |  Call 811 before digging. It's the safest thing to do. |  (In April) April is safe digging month. Call 811 before you dig.  |  (In August) Celebrate safe digging on August 11th.  |  Digging soon? Call 811 first.  |  Call 811 or you may be calling 911.

Social media tags:  #Firehouse811, #Firehouse, #Call811   

June 8, 2018 Winner - Paoli Fire Company, Paoli, PA

July 13, 2018 Winner - Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department, Smithfield, PA

August 10, 2018 Winner - Espy Fire Department, Bloomsburg, PA
September 14, 2018 Winner - Youngstown Volunteer Fire Department
October 12, 2018 Winner - Lookout Fire Company, Pen Argly, PA

November 9, 2018 Winner - Colonial Park Fire Company, No. 1, Harrisburg, PA

December 14, 2018 Winner - Bareville Fire Company, Leola, PA

Pennsylvania One Call System STAFF CHOICE 


Pennsylvania One Call System, Inc. dba Pennsylvania 811
Our purpose is to prevent damage to underground facilities. To promote safety, we provide an efficient and effective communications network among project owners, designers, excavators, and facility owners. Know what’s below. Dial 8-1-1 before you dig.

PA One Call release 04-2018; updated monthly.