FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The city of Fort Worth is expanding its COVID-19 testing initiative by opening up four more sites throughout the week.
The city said new testing sites will be opening on the following dates and at the following locations:
- Tuesday, Aug. 11, at FWISD Scarborough – Handley Field Parking Lot 6201 Craig St., Fort Worth, TX 76112
- Wednesday, Aug.12, at Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus 4801 Marine Creek Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76179
- Thursday, Aug. 13, at Beth Eden Missionary Baptist Church 3208 Wilbarger St., Fort Worth, TX 76119
- Friday, Aug. 14, at Christ Church Fort Worth Assembly of God 5301 Altamesa Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76123
According to the city, tests will be available from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on a daily basis. Appointments can be made here. Those without Internet access can call 817.248.6299 to make an appointment.READ MORE: Severe Weather Threat For North Texas Tuesday Night, Early Wednesday Morning
“Fort Worth will continue to collaborate with partners to ensure COVID-19 testing is readily available and accessible to all residents throughout all of Fort Worth,” Mayor Betsy Price said. “Testing plays a critical role in our continued efforts to prioritize public health, keep Fort Worth’s economy open and get our children back in school.”
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Two of the city’s testing sites at J.P. Elder Middle School and the Dickies Arena parking garage will remain open.
- J.P. Elder Middle School, 709 N.W. 21st St. — 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
- Dickies Arena’s Chevrolet Parking Garage, 3464 Trail Drive. — 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.