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Oakfield Beach closed to swimming

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 (Halifax, NS) - HRM citizens are advised that Oakfield Beach is closed to swimming due to high bacteria levels.

HRM regularly tests the water quality at its supervised beaches and recent test results indicate bacteria levels at Oakfield Beach exceed Health Canada swimming guidelines. HRM citizens will be advised when the beach reopens.

For more information on HRM’s supervised beaches and outdoor pools visit

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Cameron Deacoff
HRM Energy & Environment

Brendan Elliott
HRM Communications


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