Thursday, November 29, 2012

Fecal Matters: The Beaches at Dickman Mill Park & Jack Hyde Park in Tacoma are Open for Water Recreation

BEACH Program Update

Yesterday, the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department opened the beaches at Dickman Mill Park and Jack Hyde Park on Ruston Way in Tacoma.  Water sampling results collected Monday, November 26th indicate low levels of bacteria. Beach closure signs were previously posted on November 20, 2012.

Visit the BEACH web site to find the latest results for these and other saltwater beaches:

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Julie Lowe is the BEACH Program Manager and can be reached at

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