Governor Hochul announces 13 new state testing sites – York College / CUNY

Sites open Wednesday, December 29 – Appointments can be made From monday

Builds on governor’s announcement that MTA metro stations will offer Covid-19 testing from next week

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced 13 new state testing sites to deal with the recent increase in COVID-19 cases. These sites aim to provide additional testing options in high need areas in the New York, Long Island, Central New York, North Country, Finger Lakes, Mohawk Valley, and Southern Tier areas.

“To get through this winter wave and protect New Yorkers, we will use all the tools at our disposal,” Governor Hochul said. “By mobilizing testing sites statewide, we will ensure testing is more accessible and convenient for New Yorkers. We will continue to expand test availability to all corners of the state, assessing where more capacity and additional sites are needed soon.

Sites are currently mobilized and all locations are expected to open on December 29, 2021. Days and hours of operation will vary depending on the location of the site and each will offer testing by appointment, as well as walk-in tours. you. At launch, all sites will offer RT-PCR testing. Rapid antigen and rapid PCR tests will also be available a few days after opening.

Starting Monday, December 27, New Yorkers can make an appointment for a COVID-19 test at one of these locations.

BioReference Laboratories Executive Chairman Jon R. Cohen, MD said, “It is a privilege to work with Governor Hochul as she continues to effectively lead New York during this phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are working diligently to open these sites as soon as possible. as possible to help provide the most convenient and accessible COVID-19 testing to New Yorkers during this rapid and unprecedented increase in demand for testing. “

A list of new test sites by region is available below:

New York Center

Moravian Fire Department
38 Keeler Street
Moravia, NY 13118
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Finger lakes

SUNY Genesee Community College
Albion University Center
456 West Avenue
Albion, New York 14411
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Long island

IBEW Local 25
370 Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Kennedy Memorial Park
335 Greenwich Street
Hempstead, New York 11550
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am to 7 pm; Saturday 9 am-5pm

Mohawk Valley

American Legion Post
86 Main Street West
Milford, New York 13807
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8 am to 5 pm; Saturday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

New York City

Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building
163, 125th Street West
New York, New York 10027
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Central Family Life Center
59 Wright Street
Staten Island, New York 10304
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Concourse Village Community Center
777 Concourse Village East
Bronx, New York 10451
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Kings Plaza Shopping Center
5100 Place des Rois
Brooklyn, New York 11234
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

York College Performing Arts Center
94-45, boulevard Guy R Brewer
Jamaica, NY 11451
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Northern country

Citizens Lawyers
324 Creighton Road
Malone, New York 12953
Hours of operation: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Maple Ridge Center
7421 East Road
Lowville, New York 13367
Opening hours: Monday and Wednesday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm; Friday: 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

South level

Watkins Glen State Park Gift Shop / The Glen Cafe
1009 Franklin Street North
Watkins Glen, New York State 14891
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Additional sites statewide are also planned, and information regarding those sites will be announced shortly. New Yorkers can find sites near them using the NYS website.

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