Keith Connors

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If you were hoping to go to Busch Gardens today, you need to change your plans thanks to yesterday’s water main break.

According to Busch Gardens official website and Twitter account: Due to a water main break impacting the city of Tampa, the park will be closed Tuesday, December 8. We are actively working with the appropriate community contacts and will share additional updates to park operations when available.

The park also closed its gates on Monday after the water main break. Keep an eye on their website and social media for more information in the coming days. Reports are saying the boil water advisory may be in effect until Thursday, 12/10. 

What To Do During a Boil Water Notice

When boiling water to use, the CDC recommends to let the water boil for 1 minute once it reaches a roiling boil. Once cooled, pour the water into a clean container with a cover.

So what do you need to boil water to do and what don’t you need to boil water for during our daily lives? Here are some of the recommendations from the CDC:

Click here to read more from the CDC of what to do during a boil water notice. 

BREAKING: Water Boil Notice Issued For Tampa Due To Water Main Break