Advisory lifted Bayfront North

ANNA MARIA – The Florida Department of Health in Manatee County lifted a “no swim” advisory July 1 for Bayfront Park North in Anna Maria.

The advisory was issued June 25, indicating water contact posed a risk of infectious diseases to humans due to an elevated level of enterococci bacteria.

Water samples in the area are analyzed for enteric bacteria — enterococci — which may cause human disease, infections or rashes.

For more information, call the health department at 941-714-7593 or go online to