Quinte News | July 12th, 2017 by Brock Ormond
A popular Quinte-area tourist attraction has received an international flag of approval for beach excellence.
Sandbanks Provincial Park in Prince Edward County was awarded the Blue Flag certification Wednesday morning, based on 33 levels of criteria. This includes; environmental education, water quality, environmental management, safety and accessibility. The Blue Flag represents the highest designation that a beach can receive for ecological integrity.