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Various LI North Shore beaches closed due to sewage

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

It looks like Billy Joel won’t be heading to his local beach anytime soon.

Nassau County officials say heavy sewage runoff has forced them to close Centre Island Beach, Centre Island Sound and Sound-side Beach.

Other beaches closed through-out the area include, West Harbor Beach, Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Beach and Laurel Hollow Beach.

Shellfish harvesting is also prohibited in Oyster Bay Harbor and Cold Spring Harbor.

The bans will remain in effect until the water quality is safe again.

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