PATERSON, NJ - Mayor Andre Sayegh is set to announce that free citywide testing for COVID-19 will begin on Friday. According to a flyer shared on Facebook the free testing will be conducted at Eastside High School, John F. Kennedy High School, Public School 18, and Public School 28.

Testing will be for Paterson residents only and the sites will be open Monday and Wednesday from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm, Tuesday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm, and Thursday through Sunday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm. The site at Eastside High School will be closed on Saturday, May 16.

Residents seeking a test must bring a photo ID, and an insurance card or proof of residency. No Paterson resident will be turned away, the flyer read.

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