Created: June 26, 2020 09:56 AM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Swimming at Ontario Beach Park is now open for the 2020 season.
Monroe County Executive Adam Bello made the announcement on Friday.
“Monroe County is excited to mark the start of summer with the official opening of public swimming at Ontario Beach Park. Like so many across our community, I look forward to visiting the beach with my family this summer,” Bello said.
Swimming is allowed from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., seven days a week, when lifeguards are on duty.
Additionally, the playground, restroom facilities and changing rooms are also open to the public.
The beachfront and indoor facilities will be at 50% capacity, visitors should follow social distancing guidelines and masks must be worn if social distancing is not possible.
Also, beach chairs, blankets and other items must be 10 feet apart.
You can visit forward.ny.gov/statewide-guidelines for complete statewide guidelines for public beaches.
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