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Public Safety Advisory issued for Olcott Beach

The beach has been closed because of unsatisfactory water quality.

OLCOTT, N.Y. — Niagara County Department of Health has issues a beach advisory for Olcott Beach because of unsatisfactory bacteriological water quality.

The water is not suitable for swimming and the beach will remain closed until further notice. The county will reopen the beach for swimming when the water quality returns to a safe level. 

For more information about beach quality visit the Niagara County Department of Health website

In mid-June, the county said the beach was closed for swimming until further notice, citing that recent water samples detected high bacteria levels, making the water unsuitable for swimming.