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No more swimming at Lake McDonough Recreation Area for rest of summer

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The recreation area at Lake McDonough will be closed to swimming for the remainder of summer. (WFSB file photo) The recreation area at Lake McDonough will be closed to swimming for the remainder of summer. (WFSB file photo)
BARKHAMSTED, CT (WFSB) -

There will be no swimming at Lake McDonough Recreation Area in Barkhamsted for the rest of the season.

The Metropolitan District said the swimming closure will start on Monday. However, the boat launch and rentals “will remain fully operational for recreational users throughout the Labor Day weekend.”

The entire facility at Lake McDonough Recreation Area will closed on Sept. 6.

“While the MDC regrets any inconvenience, this action is necessary to ensure the safety and security of all of our recreational users,” MDC said in a release on Thursday.

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