With Omicron Surge, County and Partners Open Pop-Up Testing Sites

Thursday, December 30, 2021 | 

With Omicron Surge, County and Partners Open Pop-Up Testing Sites


Leon County Government, Florida Department of Health in Leon County, Bond Community Health Center, and Neighborhood Medical Center


Free COVID-19 testing


Jan. 2, 9, 10, and 16, 2022


Eastside Branch Library, Northeast Branch Library, and Fort Braden Branch Library


With various healthcare and community partners, Leon County Government will host free pop-up testing sites to address the increasing community need for COVID-19 testing amid the omicron surge. Community members can receive a free PCR test on a first-come, first-served basis on the following dates and locations over the coming weeks. More locations may be added based on demand.


Sunday, Jan. 2   

Eastside Branch Library (1583 Pedrick Rd.): 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Northeast Branch Library (5513 Thomasville Rd.): 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Sunday, Jan. 9

Northeast Branch Library (5513 Thomasville Rd.): 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.


Monday, Jan. 10

Fort Braden Branch Library (16327 Blountstown Hwy.): 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Healthcare experts from Bond Community Health Center and Neighborhood Medical Center will be on site to administer tests. Inclement weather may cause event cancelations.

To find additional COVID-19 testing, vaccination and treatment sites, visit LeonCountyFL.gov/VaxMap. For more information, visit LeonCountyFL.gov/EI.

To answer questions about vaccines and other COVID-related questions, the Florida Department of Health operates a 24/7 COVID-19 call center at (866) 779-6121. Leon County residents can also call the County Health Department at (850) 404-6300, Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, contact Mathieu Cavell, Leon County Community and Media Relations, at (850) 606-5300 / CMR@LeonCountyFL.gov.