East Beach

Several Sections of New Bedford Beaches Closed
The New Bedford Health Department has announced that several sections of East Beach located along East Rodney French Boulevard and West Beach located along West Rodney French Boulevard have been closed to swimming today, Thursday, August 24, 2017, due to elevated bacteria levels.
[RICHARD] End Beach Parking Fees
This may sound petty but I don't think New Bedford residents should have to pay to park at the beaches or at Fort Taber Park.
I took a ride to Fort Taber Park late on Sunday afternoon to beat the heat for just a bit and was met by signs and a young man telling me I had to pay $5 to park my car..…
Seal Visits New Bedford Beach
With all that's going on in New Bedford these days, it's no surprise that the city is getting its fair share of visitors. Many want to come to enjoy the city's picturesque shorelines. But one visitor on Wednesday actually came out of the water to do so...
Horseneck Parking Could Be Solved
Count the times you've been stuck in an endless line of traffic waiting to park at Horseneck Beach. The crowds are getting larger and the parking spaces seem to be dwindling. So in response to the growing problem, Westport Town officials are thinking about having a satellite parking l…
New Bedford Beaches Reopen
The New Bedford Health Department has announced that all beaches have been reopened for swimming.
Sections of East Beach, located on East Rodney French Boulevard, and West Beach, located on West Rodney French Boulevard were shut down Thursday due to elevated bacteria counts...
New Bedford Beach Closures
The New Bedford Health Department  says East Beach located along East Rodney French Boulevard and West Beach located along West Rodney French Boulevard, as well as the beach inside Fort Taber Park are closed to swimming today.
Officials say rainfall over the weekend has increased the threat of e…