June 18, 2011
Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following 17 beaches as a precautionary measure, effective today, June 18, 2011.
Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial levels used to assess bathing water quality.
13 Nassau County North Shore Beaches
Centre Island Sound
North Hempstead Beach Park
Piping Rock Beach Club
Sea Cliff Village Beach
4 Nassau County South Shore Beaches:
Biltmore Beach Club
Hewlett Point Beach
Island Park Beach
Philip Healey Beach
In addition, Laurel Hollow Beach remains closed due to elevated bacterial levels.
To speak with a Health Department representative, weekdays, 9:00 A.M. – 4:45 P.M., call 516-227-9717.
For up-to-date recorded information on beach closings and openings, call 516-227-9700.