Local nonprofit Swim Strong Foundation helps Brooklyn promote water safety

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The call to action comes after a number of water-related deaths in the borough. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is teaming up with a local nonprofit to promote water safety.

A series of drownings have occurred in Brooklyn already this summer, the most recent being Ruhshona Kurbonova, a 2-year-old girl who drowned in Prospect Park Lake over the weekend. In the wake of this most recent drowning, the borough is now pushing to promote water safety with the help of the...

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