Bronx residents head to Orchard Beach ahead of warm and sunny Saturday

Beach season is officially underway in New York City - and Bronx residents headed to Orchard Beach to soak in the sun.

Heather Fordham and

News 12 Staff

May 31, 2024, 9:28 PM

Updated 12 days ago

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Orchard Beach opened for the season last weekend, and beach access is now available every day from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The city has 22 lifeguards in the Bronx, but officials say that number will rise as more lifeguards will receive their certificates through July 4.
News 12's Heather Fordham spoke with excited beachgoers who came from across the borough to welcome the summery weather.


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