QUICK LINKS:

Monroe County announces algae removal project at Ontario Beach Park

Updated: 07/22/2014 8:38 PM
Created: 07/22/2014 8:25 PM WHEC.com

It is a project that county leaders say will lead to more swimming days at Ontario Beach Park on hot days like this.

Four hundred thousand dollars from the New York State Department of Environment will fund work to remove algae from the swimming area. It will be moved to another part of the lake. It will all be done - through a pipe built into the pier.

Work is set to begin by mid-August. The beach and pier will be open through most of the project.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Winter Weather Advisory

NY AREAS AFFECTED: Chemung; Cortland; Madison; Northern Oneida; Onondaga; Southern Cayuga; Southern Oneida; Tompkins
Expires: 11/27/2014 6:00 AM

Rochester

Overcast
32°
37° | 29°
  • Feels like: 23° F
  • Wind: NE 12mph
  • Humidity: 85%
  • Thu Mostly cloudy
    35° | 27°
  • Fri Partly cloudy
    31° | 26°
  • Sat Cloudy
    39° | 26°
  • Sun Cloudy
    51° | 37°