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E. coli closes public beach at Crystal Lake — again
Timothy M. Soucy, Public Health Director, said a routine water sample taken on Monday indicated high levels of the bacteria. Tests taken at the beaches at nearby Melody Pines Day Camp, 510 Corning Road, were OK.
He said the lake is a small body of water that is not spring fed, making it relatively stagnant. Melody Pines, he explained, could be unaffected because the lake is deeper in that area.
Once the E.coli levels are found to be acceptable, the public beach will reopen for swimming.
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