Keyes Beach is re-opened to swimming today, Wednesday, July 19, 2023. After yesterday’s closure due to elevated Enterococci bacterial counts, an additional beach sample was collected and analyzed today. Laboratory analyses revealed the beach water is now suitable for swimming in compliance with 105 CMR 445.000, Minimum Standards for Bathing Beaches.

If you have any questions or would like additional updates regarding this closure, please contact the Town of Barnstable Health Division at: 508-862-4644

Thomas A. McKean, RS, CHO
Director of Public Health