Broome County Health Department Issues Public Health Statement September 12

Passengers on a Greyhound bus that left Port Authority in New York City bound for Binghamton on September 6th may have been exposed to COVID-19.

If you were on the bus departing around 2:30 p.m. on the 6th and arriving in Binghamton at about 5 p.m. we ask you to self-quarantine until September 21st. Passengers who were on the bus are also advised to contact their local health department for further information and assessment.

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
September 12, 2020