COVID-19 testing sites open in Dallas

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March 20, 2020

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COVID-19 testing sites open in Dallas

Dallas, Texas – Two COVID-19 testing sites will open in Dallas. The first site at 2500 Victory Plaza will open at 8 a.m., Saturday March 21 and operate daily until 8 p.m.

Criteria for testing sites is as followed:

• Must be 65+ years-old; or
• Must be a first responder; or
• Must be a healthcare worker; or
• Must be a DART driver; AND
• Must show a temperature of 99.6 or higher

Anyone not meeting the criteria above will not be tested.

The second location, at 9191 S Polk St., will open at 8 a.m., Sunday, March 22 and will follow the same guidelines.


City of Dallas will hold a media availability at 7:45 a.m. at 2500 Victory Plaza, Saturday, March 21, 2020. Street parking will be available for credentialed media.

Please RSVP at with the number of crew members that will be in attendance. Media availability will start precisely at 8 a.m.

Note: Photography and videography will not be allowed at the testing sites after the media availability.