RIDOH Recommends Several Beach Closings


The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing several beaches because of high bacteria levels:


  • Goddard Park, in Warwick
  • Oakland Beach, in Warwick
  • City Park Beach, in Warwick
  • Conimicut Beach, in Warwick
  • Barrington Town Beach, in Barrington
  • Warren Town Beach, in Warren
  • Sandy Point Beach, in Portsmouth
  • Peabody’s Beach, in Middletown
  • Third Beach, in Middletown
  • Lincoln Woods Beach, in Lincoln
  • Marion Irons Beach, in Glocester
  • Camp Ruggles, in Scituate
  • Harmony Hill School, in Chepachet


RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality through Labor Day. The status of a beach may change as new data become available. The most up-to-date beach information is available through a recorded message on RIDOH’s beaches telephone line (401-222-2751). A list of closed beaches can also be accessed at health.ri.gov.