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ADVISORY CONCERNING THE BEACH NEAR POMPANO BEACH PIER

By Florida Department of Health in Broward, Public Information Office

January 05, 2018

Contact:

Candy Sims
Candy.Sims@flhealth.gov
(954) 467-4784

 

(BROWARD COUNTY, FL)– Florida Department of Health in Broward County is recommending that people do not swim at the beach near the following location:

POMPANO BEACH PIER

Samples of beach water collected at this area did not meet recommended state requirements. All other beaches in Broward County tested satisfactory.

Certain bacteria could create unhealthy beach water conditions and may cause swimming-related gastroenteritis.

New results after retesting will be available late Tuesday afternoon, January 9, 2018, and posted at http://www.floridahealth.gov/environmental-health/beach-water-quality/index.html.

This advisory is effective immediately and continues until further notice.

 For more information, please visit http://www.floridahealth.gov/environmental-health/beach-water-quality/index.html.

 

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