The Rhode Island Department of Health recently announced that the Warren Town Beach is closed to swimming due to high bacteria counts.
According to the release, officials will continue to monitor the water quality and will recommend re-opening when the areas are safe for swimming. Currently, the following beaches are also closed:
- Atlantic Beach Club beach, Middletown
- Third Beach, Middletown
- Goddard Memorial State park, Warwick
- Scarborough State Beach North, Narragansett
- Scarborough State Beach South, Narragansett