DOH recommends temporarily closing Barrington Town Beach

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – 

The Department of Health announced in a statement Thursday that they recommend the closure of Barrington Town Beach after water quality tests revealed high levels of bacteria.

The department said they will continue to regularly monitor and review water quality at the state’s beaches to ensure safe conditions throughout the summer.

The most up-to-date information on beach closures is available through a recorded message on the Department of Health’s telephone line at (401) 222-2751).

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