The Niagara County Department of Health has issued a beach advisory at Olcott Beach in Olcott. This advisory is anticipated to remain in effect until further notice.
Surveillance sampling conducted on Monday by the Niagara County Department of
Health at Olcott Beach determined the water is not suitable for swimming, because of unsatisfactory bacteriological water quality. This advisory is anticipated to remain in effect until further notice.
The NCDOH will continue to monitor the situation. It will reopen the beach for swimming when conditions return to a safe level.
Additional information is posted on the NCDOH website at http://www.niagaracounty.com/health/Resources/Beach-Report. For more information,
contact Principal Public Health Engineer David Drust, PE, at 716-439-7451.