Advisories have been put on five Duluth beaches

By KBJR News 1

Advisories have been put on five Duluth beaches

July 3, 2012 Updated Jul 3, 2012 at 10:40 AM CST

The Minnesota Department of Health has placed advisories on the following beaches:

Brighton Beach, 42nd Avenue East Beach, Minnesota Point Harbor Side/15th Street Beach, 20th Street / Hearding Island Canal Beach and the Sky Harbor Parking Lot Beach.

E. coli levels indicate the possible presence of fecal matter from samples collected on July 2. The beach is scheduled to be re-sampled on July 3.

Brighton Beach is located in Duluth in Gitche Gummi Park.

42nd Avenue East Beach is located in Duluth at 42nd Avenue East.

Minnesota Point Harbor Side/15th Street Beach is located on the harbor-side of Park Point in Duluth at 14th Street.

20th Street / Hearding Island Canal Beach is located on the harbor-side of Park Point, at 20th Street.

Sky Harbor Parking Lot Beach is located on the harbor-side of Park Point in Duluth, at the end of Minnesota Avenue.

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