Local governments many times require electrical service inspections before EPB can provide power. Common instances include new service, reconnections after one year, new meter centers, new wiring, etc. If you are unsure whether you need an inspection, contact your local government to confirm.
Call Before You Dig
If you're planning a project that involves digging in a customer's yard in Tennessee or Georgia, call your state's One Call System first to make sure that there are no buried power lines, gas lines, water lines or phone lines.
It's a call that could help you avoid putting yourself and your customer in danger, breaking the law and damaging lines.
In Tennessee, call 1-800-351-1111.
In Georgia, call 1-800-282-7411.