Broome County Health Department Issues Public Health Statement November 29

(BROOME COUNTY, NY) The Broome County Health Department has learned a person who was at Thirsty’s Tavern, located at 46 South Washington St. in Binghamton, on November 20th, 21st, 25th, and 28th, has tested positive for COVID-19. 

If you were at that location on any of those days between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., we ask you to self-quarantine until 14 days after your exposure date.

You should self-quarantine if you were at a location during the date/time for 10 or more minutes. 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
November 29, 2020