Taghum Beach safe to swim

The Regional District of Central Kootenay has rescinded its week-long swim advisory after tests show the water is now safe for swimming.

The Regional District of Central Kootenay has rescinded the swim advisory at Taghum Beach.

“Tests show that the water at Taghum Beach is now safe for swimming,” says Cary Gaynor, parks operation supervisor for the regional district.

A swim advisory had been issued on July 24 after weekly testing revealed that the bacterial counts exceeded Health Canada guidelines.

Please check the RDCK’s website at www.rdck.bc.ca for updates.

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