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COVID-19 testing sites won't open due to forecasts of cold weather

Frigid temperatures forecast for the next couple of days have prompted the closing of COVID-19 testing sites in southeastern Connecticut.

Ledge Light and Uncas Health Districts, their municipal partners, the state Department of Public Health and Sema4, have decided to close the following sites:

• City of Groton Municipal Building, 295 Meridian St., which had been scheduled to operate from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday.

• Dodd Stadium, 14 Stott Ave., Norwich, which had been scheduled to open from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

• Crystal Mall, 850 Hartford Turnpike, Waterford, which had been scheduled to open from 8 to 11 a.m. Wednesday.

For information about testing opportunities and the pandemic, visit the health districts’ websites at and


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