County Executive McMahon Announces Community Test Site Will Be Open Thursday, August 5th at Civic Center

No appointments will be required

Syracuse, N.Y. – Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon today announced that an asymptomatic testing site will be available to the community this Thursday, August 5th at the Onondaga County Civic Center.

It will be open from 9AM – 11:30AM and from 1PM – 3PM. No appointments are required.

Onondaga County Executive McMahon said, “The vaccine continues to be our best tool in our fight against COVID-19 and I continue to encourage those who still have not received the vaccine to do so. The next best tool is testing and our team is now preparing to mobilize wherever necessary to find hidden pockets of the virus.” McMahon continued, “These efforts also will also help make sure our businesses stay open and we continue our economic recovery.”

Individuals looking to get tested can come to the Civic Center, located at 421 Montgomery Street in Syracuse, and proceed to the Banner Room located in the basement. Individuals being tested will receive the Rapid BinaxNOW test.

Additional asymptomatic testing sites will be set up going forward.