93 Percent of Long Beach Coastline Receives A and B Grades From Heal The Bay

The release of Heal the Bay’s 2016 beach report card spells good news for those looking to take a dip in the ocean this weekend, as 95 percent of the state’s beaches were given A or B grades. Long Beach continued its five-year streak of water quality improvements, nearly matching the statewide average with 93 percent of city beaches meeting the same levels of cleanliness.