Broome County Health Department Issues Public Health Statement August 19

(BINGHAMTON, NY) The Broome County Health Department has learned an employee of the Family Dollar located at 412 Chenango St. in Binghamton who worked on August 8th from 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. or August 9th from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. has tested positive for COVID-19.
If you visited the location during these times, we ask you to self-quarantine up to and including August 23rd or 24th respectively. Contact your healthcare provider if you develop symptoms.
Testing is available for all New Yorkers at the NYS drive through testing site at Binghamton University. To make an appointment call 1-888-364-3065. Broome County will continue to provide updated COVID-19 numbers on its website at
Broome County officials remind you to wash your hands, wear your facial coverings and continue to maintain social distancing. If you feel sick and do not need immediate assistance, please contact your healthcare provider via phone or virtual health with questions prior to heading to the emergency room.  

Publish Date
August 19, 2020