East Ridge officials announced that two extra days have been added to the COVID-19 drive-thru testing event in the parking lot of Camp Jordan. The event will be extended to include Wednesday and Thursday this week.
Sponsored by the City of East Ridge, Cherokee Health Systems, Hamilton County Health Department and Kroger Health, the event, which began last Wednesday, offers free COVID-19 testing and will continue to operate from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. during the additional two days.
Individuals must schedule an appointment via Kroger Health’s online portal at www.krogerhealth.com/covidtesting. Scheduling an appointment is required to receive a test. The East Ridge Police Department and Kroger Health associates will be present to direct traffic to the designated testing area. Please make sure windows are up on all vehicles when in the testing area and individuals need to have their photo ID ready.