Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 North Shore beaches, effective today, July 1, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by stormwater runoff caused by heavy rainfall. Stormwater runoff can impact bathing water quality by elevating bacteria levels, which may cause exceedances of the New York State standard for bathing water quality.
14 North Shore Beaches within Nassau County:
Centre Island Sound – Oyster BayCreek Club – LattingtownLattingtown Beach – Lattingtown Laurel Hollow Beach – Laurel Hollow Morgan Sound – Glen CoveNorth Hempstead Beach Park – Port WashingtonPiping Rock Beach Club – Locust ValleyPryibil Beach – Glen CoveRansom Beach – Bayville Theodore Roosevelt Beach – Oyster BaySea Cliff Village Beach – Sea Cliff Soundside Beach – BayvilleStehli Beach – Locust ValleyTappen Beach – Sea Cliff
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 openings and closings, call (516) 227-9700.