Damage and Safety Alliance


If you are interested in establishing a DSA meeting in your local area, please feel free to contact the Education Department at education@missdig811.org for suggestions. A member of the Education Team will participate in several of your DSA meetings throughout the year to provide educational information, updates, and helpful material. We will also promote your efforts on our website, through emails and in our newsletters.


DSA meeting updates:

To access remotely, call 248-724-5800 ID (827817) 

Visual aids may be viewed during the meeting with JOIN.ME at https://www.join.me/damageprevention
For email updates including meeting reminders sign up at:


Meeting Location
Saginaw County Road Commission
3020 Sheridan Ave
Saginaw MI 48607
Meeting Times- Quarterly
9:00AM to 10:30AM on the 3rd Thursday of each month.
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Thursday, March 19, 2020 (Spring Kick Off)
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Thursday, August 20, 2020
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Scott Hare - Saginaw County Road Commission
hares@scrc-mi.org 989-399-3754
Richard Crannell - Tri-County Contractors Association




SouthWestern Michigan

Meeting Location
Kalamazoo Community Foundation Bldg
402 E Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49007
Meeting Times- Bi-Monthly
10:00AM to 11:30AM


Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 (Kick Off/Expo) - Kalamazoo - More information to come on venue and time
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Wednesday, September 2, 2019
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 
Jane McDonagh - Kalamazoo City




Western Michigan

Meeting Location
Plainfield Water Distribution Center
5195 Plainfield Ave
Plainfield MI 49525
Meeting Times- Quarterly
1:30PM to 3:00PM


Wednesday, February 26, 2020 (Kick Off/Expo) - Grand Rapids - More information to come on venue and time
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Matt Weldon - Plainfield Township




Northern Lower Michigan

Meeting Location
Cherryland Electric Cooperative
5930 US Hwy 31
Grawn, MI 49637
Meeting Times
10:00am to 11:30am
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Ray Ravary Fife Lake Utility Authority
RRavary@provide.net 231-392-4524




Upper Peninsula

Meeting Location
Marquette Municipal Center
1100 Wright Street
Marquette MI 49855
Meeting Times
10:00am to 11:30am

Thursday, February 6, 2020
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Thursday, November 5, 2020


Pat Goddard MISS DIG 811
pgoddard@missdig811.org 906-553-0033


If you would like to volunteer to lead the Upper Peninsula DPA please contact Pat Goddard.