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'No Swim' advisories lifted for two Sarasota County beaches

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SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Florida Department of Health has lifted a 'No Swim' advisory for two Sarasota County beaches. 

The following beaches are no longer under the advisory: 

  • Venice Pier Beach
  • North Jetty Beach 

The 'No Swim' advisory was issued earlier this week when, according to the Florida Department of Health, the amount of enterococcus bacteria found during water quality testing on Wednesday, September 12th was outside acceptable limits.

During a 'No Swim' advisory, the beaches remain open, however, wading, swimming and water recreation is not recommended.

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