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Glen Island Beach to Open for Season Saturday

The county facility is for Westchester County residents only.

If you are a beach person, then Saturday is your lucky day—weather permitting.

opens for the summer Saturday. The county facility will be open Saturdays and Sundays, as well as Memorial Day, through June 21. Then it will be open Wednesdays through Sundays through Aug. 19.

The hours for all days are 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., with no admittance after 6 p.m.

The long-range forecast from the National Weather Service calls for mostly sunny skies Saturday with the high reaching 84 degrees.

Glen Island Beach is for Westchester County residents only. Adults get in for $4; children age 5 to 11, $3. Children under 5 years of age are free. Seniors, with a valid Westchester County Senior Citizen Park Pass, pay $2 on weekdays only, except holidays). A Westchester County Park Pass is required for admittance. Parking is $5.

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Claudia July 08, 2012 at 08:31 PM
Hi people I don't think is discriminatory at all. I love it that beaches and parks are only for Westchester residents, we pay high taxes and its only fair we receive something fair in return. Such as some beaches, parks and swimming pools only for our own family. Only the residents will truly appreciate and take care of these facilities because we are the ones paying the taxes to maintain these parks pools and beaches etc etc.
630red July 11, 2012 at 07:10 PM
I totally agree with you Jackie - what nerve !! they want to use our parks etc and not pay our taxes!! Nothing discriminatory about that!
630red July 11, 2012 at 07:11 PM
Totally agree with you Claudia - this is the only benefit that some of us have without the parks beaches becoming overcrowded by people who do not live in the area. Pay the taxes!!
Rita August 22, 2012 at 01:35 AM
if we want to really go to the beach at Glen island but we don't have the pass, can we still go in?
Rita August 22, 2012 at 01:36 AM
if we want to really go to the beach at Glen island but we don't have the pass, can we still go in?

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