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Ditch Inspection Request

This form allows developers to request ditch inspections.

Work Request Information



Contact Information

Terms and Conditions

Due to the uniqueness of each Ditch Inspection, please thoroughly read the Updated NES Electric Service Guidelines book for minimum requirements needed to pass inspection.

General Requirements for UPR-2 Ditch Inspections

First Inspection:
  • Schedule 40 Conduit must be installed in ditch
  • All Conduit MUST be on the SAME standoff bracket at the pole
  • Conduit should be 7.5” off the pole
  • Must install 10’ of Galvanized Conduit up the pole
  • Must install Galvanized Elbows at house and pole
  • No Pre-made bends can be used in ditch
  • Pull String must be installed in conduit
  • Meter Base must be installed
  • Center of Meter Base MUST measure 5’6” from FINAL grade

Second Inspection:
  • Must have 12" of LEVEL Gravel in Ditch

The preceding is a list of general requirements for UPR-2 Ditch Inspections. Please read the Updated NES Electric Service Guidelines book for detailed ditch inspection requirements.