Swimming advisories issued for these 2 beaches in Virginia

Posted at 1:30 PM, Jul 30, 2022 NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — A swimming advisory has been issued for two Newport News beaches.The Peninsula Health District ...

July 30, 2022
10:18 PM

Posted at 1:30 PM, Jul 30, 2022 NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — A swimming advisory has been issued for two Newport News beaches.The Peninsula Health District has issued a swimming advisory for Hilton Park Beach, 225 River Road and Huntington Park Beach, 361 Hornet Circle.Samples were collected on Wednesday by the Peninsula Health District. The samples showed that bacteria levels in the water exceeded the state water quality standard.Signs are posted at the beaches alerting the public of the advisory. The signs read: 'Warning swimmers - bacteria levels do not meet state water quality standards, swimming not advised until further notice.

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