Genesee County offering free asymptomatic COVID-19 testing Thursday

Posted at 4:24 PM, Dec 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-09 16:24:50-05

BATAVIA, N.Y. (WKBW) — Genesee County officials say the county is offering free asymptomatic COVID-19 testing on Thursday from 1 to 4 p.m. in Batavia.

The testing will take place at the Genesee County Emergency Management Office & Fire Training Facility on State Street Road.

The free drive-thru COVID-19 self-administered rapid testing is available to anyone who lives in Genesee County that doesn't have symptoms and is not sick.

You can register for a test by clicking here or by calling (585) 344-2580 ext. 5555.

Make sure you follow these guidelines before getting tested

  • Make sure you have a pen in your vehicle
  • Everyone in the vehicle is to have their mask on when they pull up at the testing site
  • Those who are testing could get a call fairly quickly from an unknown number; please answer the phone as staff cannot leave messages and can only give results to the individuals tested or the guardian of minor children