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Miami-Dade Lifts Swimming Advisory at Virginia Key Beach

September 06, 2019

Communications Office

Miami, FL. Based on satisfactory microbial water quality test result, the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County is lifting the swimming advisory that was issued on September 5, 2019 for Virginia Key Beach. 

The Swimming Advisory for the following beach sites remains in effect:  

  • Crandon North
  • Crandon South
  • Dog Beach Rickenbacker Causeway
  • Cape Florida
  • Key Biscayne (Beach Club) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County at 305-324-2400. 

For more information, please visit the Florida Healthy Beaches Program Website: and Select “Beach Water Quality”, from the Environmental Health Topics List.

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