City of Longwood to provide free coronavirus testing for 100 residents

Tests will only be provided to first 100 people who sign up online

A medical worker places a swab in a vial while testing the homeless for COVID-19 through the Miami-Dade County Homeless Trust, during the new coronavirus pandemic, Thursday, April 16, 2020, in Miami. The Homeless Trust is targeting the senior population for testing, and is offering housing to those who test positive. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

LONGWOOD, Fla. – Officials in Longwood announced that the city would be offering free coronavirus tests.

Longwood City mayor Matt Morgan made the announcement on Facebook Friday morning.

The tests will be available Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the American Muslim Community Center located at 811 Wilma Street.

The test will be available for Longwood and Seminole County residents, officials said.

Only 100 tests will be available and the tests will be given to the first 100 people that sign up online at www.amssclinic.org.

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