Weekend Beach Report: Five Beaches Unsafe For Swimming
Friday July 15th, 2016
Posted at 8:00am
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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, July 13th, 2016:
Swimming is not recommended at Colchester, Holiday, Mettawas, Point Pelee West and West Belle River beaches as E.coli counts exceed 100.