Digging safety


County, state, federal and township officials listen to Walt Pegram speak about laws concerning and the importance of excavation safety. Pegram is treasurer of Ohio Utilities Protection Services, a non-profit company. Among other changes, Pegram said the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio would begin enforcing excavation safety laws with penalties ranging up to $10,000 fines. The event was part of a steak fry hosted by Clinton County Engineer Jeff Linkous.

County, state, federal and township officials listen to Walt Pegram speak about laws concerning and the importance of excavation safety. Pegram is treasurer of Ohio Utilities Protection Services, a non-profit company. Among other changes, Pegram said the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio would begin enforcing excavation safety laws with penalties ranging up to $10,000 fines. The event was part of a steak fry hosted by Clinton County Engineer Jeff Linkous.