Cuomo: More hours of operation for Long Island beaches, parks

Some Long Island beaches will open their swim areas early this year, extending the summer season. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York state is hiring

The state is hiring more lifeguards to increase hours of operation in swim areas.

The state is hiring more lifeguards to increase hours of operation in swim areas. (6/1/13)

WOODBURY - Some Long Island beaches will open their swim areas early this year, extending the summer season.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York state is hiring 68 new lifeguards, which will allow some parks and pools to open their swim areas ahead of schedule.

Other parks and beaches will operate their swim areas longer during the day.

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