Broome County Health Department Issues Public Health Statement October 29

(BINGHAMTON, NY) The Broome County Health Department has learned a person who was at the Joseph P. Mangan American Legion Post, located at 363 W. Service Rd in Binghamton, on October 23rd has tested positive for COVID-19. 

If were you at that location on October 23rd between 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., we ask you to self-quarantine until November 7th. 

You should self-quarantine if you were at the location during that 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
October 29, 2020