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Tri-C offering free COVID-19 testing at Metro campus on March 15

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Posted at 9:29 AM, Mar 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-12 09:29:31-05

CLEVELAND — Cuyahoga Community College will offer drive-thru COVID-19 testing on Monday, March 15 at its metropolitan campus located at 2900 Community College Avenue.

Free testing begins at 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Testing is done on a first-come, first-served basis.

Testing is available to area residents as well as Tri-C students, faculty and staff. The program offers testing to individuals regardless of their symptom status, insurance status or ability to pay.

A government-issued ID with a name and address is required for testing. Those with health coverage are asked to bring their insurance card.

Testing will take place in the Lot 4 underground garage off Community College Avenue. Tests will be available in about a week.

Individuals looking to get tested can also schedule appointments at Care Alliance Central Clinic, located at 2916 Central Avenue in Cleveland.

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