About us

Mission Statement:

To provide the best communication, education and notification service to prevent damage to underground utilities.

Our Purpose:

Tennessee 811, is a non-profit Tennessee corporation established in 1983, whose mission is to act as an advance notification service to operators of underground facilities anywhere within the state. 

Tennessee 811 is governed by a Board of Directors and an Operating Committee.

We are the only such service in Tennessee and are recognized as the "official" 811 service for Tennessee.