Swimming advisory lifted for Norfolk beach

Liz Palka/WAVY News
Liz Palka/WAVY News

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The Norfolk Department of Public Health lifted a swimming advisory issued for North Community Beach in Ocean View Wednesday.

Water sampling and testing done Monday at the beach found high bacterial levels that exceeded state water quality standards.

More sampling of the water shows that bacteria levels are now back within state standards.

Signs that were posted about the advisory have been removed.