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"No Swimming Advisory" Lifted for a Cove on Lake Norman 

7/2/2021

A NO SWIMMING advisory was lifted today for a cove on Lake Norman.  

The "No Swimming" advisory was issued on June 30. 2021 after an estimated 405 gallons of

untreated sewage was discharged from a residence on Paradise Cove Court in Cornelius to a cove on Lake Norman. The discharge originated from a pipe damaged by a private contractor. The pipe has been repaired and the discharge discontinued. 

Water samples collected by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services' staff reveal that bacteria counts are within safe limits; therefore, the NO SWIMMING advisory has been lifted.