Community COVID-19 Testing Site Opening in FDL Next Week
The Fond du Lac County Health Department is offering a weekly, free drive-thru community COVID-19 testing site starting next week.
The testing site at the Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds will be open on Thursdays from 11 AM until 7 PM starting October 22nd, with testing being handled by members of the Wisconsin National Guard.
Testing is available to any Wisconsin resident, age five and up. Those experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive are encouraged to get tested.
No appointment is necessary to be tested, but people looking to get a test are encouraged to register 24 hours in advance by visiting register.covidconnect.wi.gov.
People in line for a test are required to wear masks, remain in their vehicles, and are asked to prepare for long wait times.
The testing site will be open on the following dates:
The testing site will be closed on November 26th because of the Thanksgiving holiday. The testing site may also close early each day if it reaches its daily testing capacity.