Weekend Beach Report: Four Beaches Unsafe For Swimming

Friday June 17th, 2016

Posted at 10:00am


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Every Friday, windsoriteDOTca will once again be providing weekly beach reports all summer long.

We will let you know which beaches are safe for swimming, and those that are not.

Water samples are taken every Wednesday. The samples are sent to a public health lab in London. Testing is done Thursday and the results are given to the Health Unit by Friday.

Based on samples taken Wednesday, June 15th, 2016:

Swimming is unsafe at Cedar Island Beach, Hillman Marsh Beach, Mettawas Beach and West Belle River Beach as bacterial counts exceed 100.

No beaches are closed this week.

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