New COVID-19 testing location opens in Northwest Baltimore

Posted at 3:58 PM, Dec 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-11 15:58:09-05

BALTIMORE — Just 48 hours after announcing that he was shutting down some businesses and indoor and outdoor dining at restaurants, Brandon Scott held his second COVID-19 update as Baltimore Mayor.

Scott was joined by three local restaurant owners affected by the order; Gregory Brown, co-owner of Land of Kush; Samantha Claassen, owner of Golden West Café; and Terrence Dickson, owner of Terra Café.

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Each spoke briefly and shared ways the community can help support local businesses struggling during the pandemic, such as ordering carry-out and delivery.

Scott also mentioned the start of a new COVID-19 testing site at the Zeta Center for Healthy and Active Aging.

Testing is available there from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.

For more information on where you can get tested in Baltimore click here.