Warming Weather Could Trigger More Water Main Breaks
Posted: 4:10 am Monday, January 8th, 2018
By Ann Kelly
The weather is warming up but that may signal problems for more water mains across Tampa’s Bay. A record-breaking 30 pipes have burst and as we warm up that could trigger ever more for aging pipes. The biggest problem over the weekend was on MacDill and Azeele and officials hope to have that break repaired by Tuesday.
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