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Alliant Energy promotes Iowa One Call Excavator Safety Awareness Program

Contractors, excavators, builders, landscapers, municipal, utility workers encouraged to attend

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 10:36 a.m. CDT

CEDAR RAPIDS – The time is approaching for the Iowa One Call 2017 Excavator Safety Awareness Programs. Every year, Iowa One Call holds a series of safety meetings throughout the state. They promote safe digging practices and emphasize the importance of calling 811 before digging. 

Contractors, excavators, builders, landscapers and municipal and utility workers are encouraged to attend. The meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. with a meal, followed by a safety-focused program, and wraps up with door prizes at 2 p.m.There is no fee to participate, but attendees must register online at

The training session nearby will be Tuesday, Feb. 28. at Warren Cultural Center, 154 Public Square, in Greenfield.

To learn more about Alliant Energy’s pipelines and safety measures, visit or call 1-800-257-3645.

Alliant Energy Corporation’s Iowa utility subsidiary, Interstate Power and Light Company, utilizes the trade name of Alliant Energy. The Iowa utility is based in Cedar Rapids and provides electric service to 487,000 customers and natural gas service to 226,000 customers in more than 600 communities. The employees of Alliant Energy focus on delivering the energy solutions and exceptional service their customers and communities expect – safely, efficiently and responsibly. Visit or call 1-800-ALLIANT (800-255-4268) for more information.

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