Free Coronavirus Testing At Three Sites In Bryan/College Station This Week

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Another round of free coronavirus testing in Brazos County takes place this week.

Connecting Point church on Harvey Road is hosting tests on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

The Brazos Center is hosting tests on Tuesday and Wednesday. Monday’s testing was cancelled.

And testing will be offered at Brian Bachmann Park in College Station on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Details provided by the Brazos County health district:

FREE COVID-19 testing will be available at the following locations.

BRAZOS CENTER (3232 Briarcrest Drive, Bryan)

November 30 (11 am-7 pm) IS CANCELLED.
December 1 (11 am-7 pm)
December 2 (8 am-4 pm) IS CANCELLED.

CONNECTING POINT CHURCH (410 Harvey Road, College Station)

November 30 (8 am-4 pm)
December 1 (8 am-4 pm)
December 2 (8 am-4 pm)

BRIAN BACHMANN COMMUNITY PARK (1600 Rock Prairie Road, College Station)

December 1 (11 am-7 pm)
December 2 (11 am-7 pm)
December 3 (11 am-7 pm)

To register in advance, visit the following link. This site will only allow a person to register 24 hours prior to a site’s official opening time. https://texas.curativeinc.com/

What you need to know to get tested:

· Testing is available for anyone above age 5 (or any child that can cough on command).

· You do not have to be symptomatic to get tested.

· No appointment needed.

· All test sites offer drive-thru testing.

· You do not have to be a resident of Brazos County to get tested.

· Please bring a picture ID, driver’s license, or other form of identification.

· The test is an oral swab. Please do not eat, drink, or smoke 20 minutes prior to being tested.

· The results take about 2-3 days to get back.

· Results are securely sent via text message or email.

· If there is inclement weather, the testing site will close

For more information about COVID-19 testing sites in Texas, visit texas.gov/covid19.

More information can be found at the Brazos County Emergency Operations Center website: http://brazosceoc.org