New Suffolk Beach, Wednesday night
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Stepped Up Southold Beach Patrol Will Check Residencies

Pictured Above: New Suffolk Beach, Wednesday night Southold Town has created a beach patrol task force to enforce access to beaches throughout the town, which is being limited to residents only, including people who walk onto the beach. The Southold Town Board hashed out enforcement of beach restrictions at a special meeting June 23, in light of New York State requirements that beaches operate at a maximum of 50 percent
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Memorial Day Weekend Guide for East End Beaches

New York State beaches, and the county ocean beaches at Cupsogue in Westhampton Beach and Smith Point in Shirley will be open for the holiday weekend, with new occupancy restrictions, and local towns have opened a limited number of ocean beaches in an attempt to make sure beachgoers recreate safely. “For kids who don’t have playgrounds, pools, movies and amusement parks, all these things that aren’t operating and don’t exist
New Suffolk Beach, Southold
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Southold Releases Summer Beach & Recreation Rules

Southold Town will be limiting beach access to residents only this summer, will not be opening up beaches to swimming before June 27, and will only be opening a limited number of pickleball and tennis courts at town parks, the town announced on Thursday, May 21. Effective May 21, beach, road end and boat ramp use continues to be restricted to “Residents Only," according to the town. All vehicles must
New Suffolk Beach, Southold
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Coronavirus Updates (May 16): Reopening Beaches, Guidelines for Phase 1

It's time to get used to wearing a face covering. As New York prepares to reopen its economy, the state is beginning to roll out guidelines for businesses and public spaces to reopen safely and prevent the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus, with the focus on common-sense safety practices like wearing a mask when in close proximity to other people, maintaining social distancing and providing ready access to hand sanitizer.