NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Free COVID testing kits were handed out around the city Friday.
Lines were long due to the surge brought on by the Omicron variant.READ MORE: New Jersey Announces COVID Vaccine And Booster Mandate For Health Care Workers And High-Risk Settings
Each kit included two tests.
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MANHATTAN: Corner of West 125th St and Malcolm X Blvd, 10027
QUEENS: Woodhaven, Jamaica Ave and 92nd Street, 11421
STATEN ISLAND: SI Ferry, 1 Bay St, 10301
Free at-home test kits are also available at City-run test sites: https://t.co/hnU8YAS15r
— Mayor Eric Adams (@NYCMayor) December 23, 2021
The free kits are being handed out in each of the boroughs and at city-run test sites.
Officials say there are about 2,000 kits at each location.MORE NEWS: Timeline: Snow Expected To Blanket The Tri-State Area Thursday Morning
FIND TESTING SITES: Click here for New York City’s testing site locator, including mobile sites and at-home appointments