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City of Jacksonville opens 3 new COVID-19 testing sites

The city of Jacksonville opened three new COVID-19 testing sites on Monday.
The city of Jacksonville opened three new COVID-19 testing sites on Monday. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The city of Jacksonville opened three new COVID-19 testing sites on Monday.

The free testing sites are open to all Duval County residents and first responders.

  • Oceanway Senior Center (walk-in) - 12215 Sago Ave. W. 32218
  • Lane Wiley Senior Center (walk-up) - 6710 Wiley Road 32210
  • Leroy D. Clemons Senior Center (walk-in) - 55 N. Jackson Ave. 32229

According to the city’s website, Leroy D. Clemons and Lane Wiley senior centers are open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, while the Oceanway Senior Center is open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

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While appointments are not required, city officials say wait times will be shorter if you go to https://lhi.care/covidtesting and register.

If you are tested for COVID-19 at one of these sites, according to the city, Optum Serve Health Services will inform you when results are back from the lab and available on LHI.Care -- typically within four to six days.