Coney Island gets low marks in water quality report

Coney Island Beach received low grades for water quality in a report released today.In its report, the Natural Resources Defense Council said that storm water

BROOKLYN - Coney Island Beach received low grades for water quality in a report released today.

In its report, the Natural Resources Defense Council said that storm water and sewage overflow continue to contaminate the beach with pollutants.

Some Brooklyn beachgoers said they've been going to the beach for years and the new report doesn't faze them.

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