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Community Update: COVID-19 Community Assessment Centers Remain Closed Tuesday Due to Frigid Temperatures

01/12/21

For further information contact:

Joseph Pleasant

Public Information Officer

Nashville Office of Emergency Management

Nashville Fire Department                                                                                Phone: 615-880-2011

Joseph.Pleasant@Nashville.Gov                                                                         Fax : 615-862-5463

 

Community Update: COVID-19 Community Assessment Centers Remain Closed Tuesday Due to Frigid Temperatures

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 12, 2021) – The Davidson County COVID-19 Community Assessment Centers operated by Meharry Medical College will be remain closed on Tuesday January 12, 2021 due to cold weather forecast by the National Weather Service (NWS).

Previous weather forecast predict temperatures would warm enough by 11:00 am to safely open centers. Due to the cold temperatures the centers will remain closed for the protection of the public, healthcare professionals and volunteers at the outdoor assessment centers.

Nashville Public Health will offer free COVID-19 Testing at a mobile testing site at:

Gra-Mar Middle Prep

575 Joyce Lane

Nashville, TN 37216

3:00 pm- 5:00 pm

Tuesday January 12, 2021

All three Community Assessment Centers will operate on delayed hours for the remainder of the week.

Community Assessment Centers will operate on the following schedule:

Monday (01/11/2021)       ** All Centers Closed** 

Tuesday (01/12/2021)       ** All Centers Closed**

Wednesday (01/13/2021) 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Thursday (01/14/2021)     9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Friday (1/15/2021)            9:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

Important Note: These operational times for the COVID-19 Community Assessment Centers are subject to change depending on weather conditions.

Please stay tuned to local news reports for updates.

Testing is free to the public at all community assessment centers operated by Meharry Medical College.

The COVID 19 Hotline number is 615-862-7777. The hotline operates 7 days a week from 7:00 am – 7:00pm.

 

The Community Assessment Centers are located at:

Nissan Stadium

Lot “N”

1 Titans Way

Nashville, TN 37213

 

Meharry Medical

918 21st Ave North

Nashville, TN 372

 

Former Kmart

2491 Murfreesboro Pike

Nashville, TN 37217

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