Long Island Town May Reduce Surfing Access

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Long Island Newsday: Long Beach [New York] has revised its proposed summer beach schedule after protests from swimmers who said the city was allowing surfers to take over too much of the beach.

The city’s 3.5 miles of beach, beloved by locals and visitors, is one of Long Island’s biggest tourist attractions, and every year the city crafts a plan to divide its use between swimmers and surfers.

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