Department of Health (HEALTH) officials recommended re-opening Atlantic Beach Club in Middletown, Easton's Beach in Newport, Peabody's Beach in Middletown, and Third Beach in Middletown for swimming. This recommendation is based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. HEALTH will continue to monitor the water quality regularly to assure safe bathing throughout the summer season.
The following licensed beach remains closed to swimming: Warren Town Beach in Warren. HEALTH officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when the area is safe for swimming.