Street Works Manual
SECTION TERMS

New York 811: Acts as a link between street excavators and utility companies so that subsurface infrastructure is "marked out" prior to excavation work. This promotes safe digging and protects infrastructure.

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Chapter 4: Executing Work in the Street

4.2 Street Excavation Requirements

Street excavations must be performed in accordance with the Highway Rules, Section 2-11(e). For the complete requirements, refer to http://www.nyc.gov/html/dot/downloads/pdf/hwyrules.pdf.

Some of the requirements include, but are not limited to the following, where the applicant must:

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