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Capitol Complex Digging Application Form

Due to the amount of high voltage lines, other power lines, phone/data lines, etc., we require that anytime an event or contractor proposes to penetrate any area of the Capitol Complex grounds, by digging or with stakes, signs, etc., the following procedures must be followed:

  1. Call Iowa One Call at 800-292-8989 opt. 2 'contractor/frequent caller' to request a Joint Meeting Locate.
    • Requests must be least five (5) working days prior to ground penetration.   
    • A representative from the requesting group and DAS must be present for the Joint Meeting Locate.
  2. Complete the Capitol Complex Digging Application below and submit as indicated.
  3. Requesting groups will mark the area(s) intended to be penetrated with white spray paint or mark with white flags.
  4. One Call and/or Vannguard must place their locate flags appropriately in the areas.

Note: Event group / contractor requesting the locate will be responsible for the locate charge.

Ground penetration on the Capitol Complex is not allowed

until the steps listed above have been taken and your locations have been approved.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Iowa Department of Administrative Services
General Service Enterprise
Customer Service
Phone: (515) 242-5120 ext. 3
FAX: (515) 281-8748

One Call Information

Provide the reason for the penetration and the equipment that will be used.
Provide additional comments regarding special requirements for the One Call appointment.
Use the link to the Complex map below for assistance.

Event Coordinator / Contractor Information

We will confirm receipt of permit by e-mail.

Map of the Capitol Complex

Click "Submit" when complete to have your information sent to Iowa Department of Administrative Services, General Service Enterprise Customer Service. The DAS representative will meet your group at the Joint Meeting Locate. Thank you.

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