General Information


Under Alabama state law, excavators must give utility companies a MINIMUM of 48 hours notice before starting to dig. LCWSA is NOT a member of the Alabama One-Call service; therefore, you must contact us at 256-233-6445 ext. 120, fax request to 256-233-6475, or email if you are going to be working in our service area.

If you have an emergency locate after normal business hours please call 256-230-9228 and a LCWSA representative will be dispatched to locate our lines.

When requesting a locate, there are a few important details we need:
Company Name
Caller’s Name
Telephone Number
Address of Locate
Nearest Intersecting Road
Type of Work Being Done
Road Bore/No Road Bore
How is Area Marked
Time Frame (48 hrs/Emergency)