Broome County Health Department Issues Public Health Statement July 9

The Broome County Health Department has learned a person who was at a large gathering at 82 Front Street in Binghamton on July 4th has tested positive for COVID-19.

If you were at the location that day, we ask you to self-quarantine until July 18th. Contact your healthcare provider if you develop symptoms. Symptoms of COVID-19 include cough, fever and shortness of breath.

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
July 9, 2020