30 Michigan beaches closed due to high bacteria levels; 4 in metro Detroit

Posted at 2:38 PM, Jul 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-06 17:30:56-04

We're gearing up for what could be the nicest weekend of the summer, weather-wise, but before you jump in the waters of your local beach, take a look at the list of 30 beaches in Michigan closed due to high bacteria levels.

According to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, the number has jumped from 20 closed beaches on Monday to 30, four of which are in Metro Detroit. 

The beaches in metro Detroit are St. Clair Shores Memorial Park Beach in Macomb County, Scotch Lake in Oakland County and Newburgh and Sumac Points in Hines Park in Wayne County and Allen Lake in Oakland County. 

To see the full list of closed beaches, click here.