MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Health authorities and the Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department have issued a swim advisory for a section of the Inter-coastal waterway and Biscayne Bay.
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Anyone in that area is asked to avoid contact with the water including swimming and recreational activities between William Lehman Causeway to the north and Haulover Inlet to the south.
The advisory includes the waters of Maule Lake, Little Maule Lake, Dumfoundling Bay, Oleta River State Park and the Intracoastal Waterway between 193rd Street and Haulover Inlet.READ MORE: Vigil Held For UPS Driver Frank Ordonez, Killed Two Years Ago In Miramar During Police Shootout
To see a larger map of the advisory area, click here.
Officials with the Department of Health and the Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources are conducting tests on the water in the advisory area and the advisory will remain in effect until the tests are clear.MORE NEWS: Miami Dade College To Host Wake For Congresswoman Carrie Meek