Most Long Island beaches reopen to bathing - New York News

Most Long Island beaches reopen to bathing

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Most beaches in Long Island have reopened to bathing after pounding rain caused elevated bacteria levels from storm runoff prompting their closure earlier this week.

Nassau County officials said all beaches that are operating during this season have reopened except Philip Healey Beach in Massapequa. That beach remains closed because of elevated bacteria levels.

Suffolk County beaches are also open.

You can call (516) 227-9700 for up-to-date recordings about beach conditions for Nassau County.

For Suffolk County beaches, you can get real-time information here.

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