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Tanner Park Beach, Benjamin Beach and Centerport Yacht Club Beach Closures Lifted

Categories: Health Services | Author: gknutson | Posted: 6/9/2017 | Views: 676

 

James L. Tomarken, MD, MSW, MPH, MBA, Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, says today that that the beach closures issued for the following beaches have been lifted, as results of recent samples collected show the water quality to be within acceptable levels:

 

  • Tanner Park Beach in Copiague
  • Benjamin Beach in Bayshore
  • Centerport Yacht Club Beach in Centerport

 

Note: Immersion in bacteria-contaminated water can result in gastrointestinal illness, as well as infections of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat.

 

For the latest information on affected beaches, call the Bathing Beach HOTLINE at 631-852-5822, contact the Department's Office of Ecology at 631-852-5760 during normal business hours, or visit the website at www.suffolkcountyny.gov/health.

                                                                       

 

 

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