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Beach Openings

Department of Health (HEALTH) officials recommended re-opening Barrington Town Beach in Barrington, Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick, Easton's Beach in Newport, Goddard Memorial State Park Beach in Warwick, Peabody's Beach in Middletown, Scarborough State Beach (North and South) in Narragansett, Third Beach in Middletown, and Warren Town Beach in Warren 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.

PLEASE NOTE: BEACH STATUS MAY CHANGE ON A DAILY BASIS. For up to date information about swimming at Rhode Island beaches, go to the HEALTH website at www.health.ri.gov/beaches or for recorded information about RI Bathing beaches call (401) 222-2751.

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Department or agency: Department of Health: Beach Monitoring

Online: http://www.health.ri.gov/beaches/

Release date: 08-15-2014

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