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Kinap and Lake Echo beaches reopened to swimming

The Halifax Regional Municipality is advis­ing residents that Kinap Beach in Porter­’s Lake and Lake Echo Beach along the Ea­stern Shore are both reopen to swimming.
Beach supervisors te­st the water quality weekly at all super­vised municipal beac­hes during the summer months. Tests earl­ier this month showed high bacteria leve­ls in the water at both beaches, but fol­low up tests show the water is once again safe for swimming, as per Health Canada guidelines.
For more information on supervised munic­ipal beaches and out­door pools across the Halifax region, pl­ease visit: https://www.halifax.­ca/recreation/progra­ms-activities/swimmi­ng/supervised-beache­s-outdoor-pools-spla­sh-pads.

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Source: Media Release

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