High bacteria levels found near Palm City Bridge

PALM CITY, Fla. - People in Martin County are once again being warned to avoid contact with the water at both the Roosevelt Bridge, and Leighton Park by the old Palm City Bridge.

An advisory is in effect for both areas after water samples showed higher than normal levels of bacteria.

The Leighton Park advisory has been in effect since March 27. Water at the Roosevelt Bridge has not been in the "good" range since March 17. The next round of tests will be done on Monday.

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