County Executive Calvin Ball to Re-Visit Columbia Testing Site
Testing capacity now at nearly 200 appointments per day
Howard County Executive Calvin Ball is visiting the COVID-19 drive-thru testing center at the Columbia VEIP Station on Tuesday, May 5th at 10 a.m.
“The Howard County testing site has been able to increase testing capacity weekly since opening in early April, with capacity now at nearly 200 appointments a day,” said Ball. “We’re grateful to have a dedicated team of professionals managing this location as it is clear from all the nation’s health experts that re-opening our economy will rely on robust testing.”
WHAT: Columbia Testing Site Media Availability
WHEN: Tuesday, May 5th at 10 a.m.
WHERE: Columbia VEIP Station, 6340 Woodside Ct #1071 in Columbia, MD. Staging area is in the cul de sac opposite the entrance to VEIP site and COVID-19 testing registration tent.
WHO: Calvin Ball, Howard County Executive
This might be an opportunity to get some photos and maybe even live stream what the County Executive talks about today with the media. Be sure to check Scott E’s Blog Facebook page just in case I can get out and about today (always dependent on my work schedule).
Here is the video shared from the CE’s first public visit to the testing site: https://www.facebook.com/HoCoGovExec/videos/531436267790455/
Here is the location of the Columbia VEIP Station:
Article Update: Check out photos from the event here: