Free COVID-19 tests available July 26 in Cape Coral

Writer: Derrick Shaw
Chester Street Resource Center in Cape Coral (Credit: City of Cape Coral)

The Florida Department of Health in Lee County (DOH-Lee), in partnership with Cape Coral Fire Department and the City of Cape Coral, will be providing up to 500 free COVID-19 tests in Cape Coral at the Chester Street Resource Center.

Testing is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, July 26, and will continue weather-permitting, until 4 p.m. or until all available tests have been administered. Two drive-thru lanes and one walk-up lane are available.

The Chester Street Resource Center is located at 4816 Chester St.

Tests will be available for anyone 18 years of age or older. There is no fee for the test, and no appointment or doctor’s order is necessary. Children will be referred for testing to the Florida Department of Health in Lee County.

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