Beaches reopened to the public

BROOKLYN - Brooklyn beaches are once again open to the public after dangerous rip currents caused city officials to close them over the weekend.

Officials with the city?s Department of Parks & Recreation say beach-goers are advised to only enter the water waist-high. Officials say lifeguards have been instructed to enforce the temporary rules.

Swimmers in Brighton Beach say they are excited the beach has been reopened.

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