SAN ANGELO, TX — -If you brush your teeth, use bottled water!

-Do not let tap water get into your eyes, nose, mouth

-Do not ingest tap water without boiling/disinfecting it

-All SAISD schools are asking you send your children to school with several bottles of water (water fountains will be shut off)

- The YMCA has canceled the Little Explorer’s Preschool program AND all afterschool sites for Wednesday, September 12.

- After washing your hands, it is ‘suggested’ you use hand sanitizer


The water main break affecting a large part of south and southwest San Angelo.

According to city officials the break occurred in the open area behind San Angelo Community Medical Center.

Water utilities officials are attempting to reroute the water and restore service to as many areas as possible.

Due to the extent of the break, the city says rebuilding pressure in the system may take hours.

Community Medical Center reports they have been affected. Bowie Elementary also impacted notifying parents that they could pick up their children prior to dismissal.