19 Nassau beaches closed due to bacteria

The beaches are closed due to the storm runoff elevating bacteria levels in the water.

The beaches are closed due to the storm runoff elevating bacteria levels in the water. (5/25/13)

WOODBURY - Several beaches around Nassau County have been closed to bathing this afternoon.

The 19 beaches have been closed due to the storm runoff potentially elevating the bacterial levels in the water.

The North Shore has 14 beaches closed, while 5 are closed on the South Shore.

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Beaches Closed to Bathing

Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following 19 beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, May 25, 2013.

14 Nassau County North Shore Beaches:
Centre Island Sound
Creek Club
Lattingtown Beach
Laurel Hollow Beach
Morgan Sound
North Hempstead Beach Park
Piping Rock Beach Club
Prybil Beach
Ransom Beach
Roosevelt Beach
Sea Cliff Village Beach
Soundside Beach
Stehli Beach
Tappen Beach

5 Nassau County South Shore Beaches:
Biltmore Beach Club
Hewlett Point Beach
Island Park Beach
Merrick Estates Civic Association
Philip Healey Beach
 

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