Mettawas Beach not recommended for swimming 


The Windsor-Essex County Health unit is reporting all nine local beaches in the area remain open, although swimming is not recommended at Mettawas Beach In Kingsville.

Beach water quality testing has Mettawas listed as unsafe for swimming due to high levels of bacteria in the waters that may pose a risk to your health.


This is the second week in a row that the beach was listed as unsafe for swimming.

Officials conducted testing of the water on June 20 at Sand Point Beach, Belle River Beach, Point Pelee North West Beach, Seacliff Park Beach, Mettawas Beach, Cedar Island Beach, Cedar Beach, Colchester Beach, and Holiday Beach.