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Health Advisory Rescinded for Bayou Grande at Navy Point and Bayou Chico at Lakewood Park

By FDOH Escambia

October 14, 2015

PENSACOLA, FL – Effective immediately, in response to bacteriological sampling, the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia) is rescinding the health advisory for the following beaches in Escambia County, Florida:

Bayou Grande, Navy Point - North of Sunset Avenue Bridge

Bayou Chico at Lakewood Park

Follow-up sampling of the affected area indicates an adequate reduction in bacteria levels.

We will continue to monitor the water quality in this area and advise the public of our results.  For more information, contact the FDOH-Escambia’s Environmental Health office at 850-595-6700