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Beach Water Quality Information

Beach monitoring is conducted to test the water quality of Lorain County's swimming beach waters and to notify the public whenever bacteria levels present a potential health risk to those engaged in water activities. The LCPH receives funds through the U.S. EPA and the Ohio Department of Health to monitor and test the water quality at the following Lorain County beaches:

  • Lakeview Beach, Lorain
  • Century Beach, Lorain
  • Lakewood Beach, Sheffield Lake
  • Community Park Beach, Sheffield Lake
  • Miller Beach, Avon Lake*

* "Miller Road Park Beach is closed indefinetely due to high water and related safety concerns. Both swimming and beach access are not permitted until further notice."

- Avon Lake Parks & Recreation


  • Veteran's Beach, Avon Lake

To view monitoring activity of all Lorain County beaches, visit: http://publicapps.odh.ohio.gov/BeachGuardPublic/Default.aspx?County=4



 Lakeview Beach, Lorain 

Water samples being collected from Lakeview Beach in Lorain