Large water main break at Georgia Tech causes citywide outage, boil water advisory

A boil water advisory for parts of the City of Atlanta and South Fulton finally ended around 8 p.m. on Sunday, 28, more than 24 hours after a massive water main break on the Georgia Tech campus.

According to the Department of Watershed Management, a large 36-inch water main at Ferst Drive and Hemphill Avenue on the Georgia Tech campus broke before noon.

Many businesses and restaurants closed early due to the outage on Saturday night.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley is the editor of Atlanta Intown.