Boil water notification issued for most of USF Tampa campus

A precautionary boil water order will remain in effect on most of the Tampa campus until a bacteriological survey confirms the water safe to drink, according to a notification sent from the USF Physical Plant.

Reports of murky water surfaced across campus Friday morning, and according to a statement from University Communications, the water clarity may have been affected by a sinkhole behind the USF Federal Credit Union. The University is monitoring the situation, the statement said.

The following buildings on campus are exempt from the notice:ALZ,CPH,CMS,FMHI,LRC complex,MDC complex,MDT,MDO,MGX, Y, Z,MHB,MHF,Moffit complex,MRC,NEC,Greek Housing, Religious housing,Pizzo Elementary,Shriners Hospital andUSF Research Park.