The Linda Pederson Park observation tower is closed to the public until further notice due to fire damage to the upper deck. Officials are investigating the cause of the fire.
The remainder of Linda Pedersen Park remains open.
Linda Pedersen Park is located at 6300 Shoal Line Blvd. near Hernando Beach. The 135-acre park offers activities for all ages and provides amenities including grills, picnic tables, pavilion, swimming area, playground, community building, showers and restrooms.