Swimming banned at 2 McHenry County beaches

September 2, 2011 3:50:46 PM PDT
Swimming was banned Friday at two McHenry county beaches at the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend.

The McHenry County Department of Health says swimming is not allowed until further notice at

Veterans Park Beach in Island Lake and at Morrison Park Beach on Lily Lake near Lakemoor.

Water samples Thursday tested positive for E. coli.

Results from new samples taken Friday will not be available until Saturday.