© 2021 Western New York Public Broadcasting Association

140 Lower Terrace
Buffalo, NY 14202

Mailing Address:
Horizons Plaza P.O. Box 1263
Buffalo, NY 14240-1263

Buffalo Toronto Public Media | Phone 716-845-7000
WBFO Newsroom | Phone: 716-845-7040
Your NPR Station
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
MAYORAL ROUNDTABLES: India Walton and Byron Brown answer questions from seven WBFO reporters in two one hour specials.
Environment

Public safety advisory for Olcott Beach

Capture_14.JPG

The Niagara County Department of Health has issued a beach advisory at Olcott Beach, located in Olcott, and is expected to remain in effect until further notice.

The Health Department says recent surveillance sampling conducted on Wednesday has determined the water is not suitable for swimming because of "unsatisfactory bacteriological water quality." Health officials are continuing to monitor the situation closely and say they will reopen the beach for swimming when conditions return to a safe level.

Additional information is posted on the Niagara County Department of Health website.