BOSTON (CBS) – A testing site is opening in Dedham Sunday after the community was designated as high risk for coronavirus.
Dedham has seen a recent spike in coronavirus cases. As of Friday, Dedham health officials blamed 26 new cases on two large parties attended by high school students.READ MORE: Baker Reportedly Signs Bill To Extend Some Pandemic Policies Including Outdoor Dining, To-Go Cocktails
Health officials in Dedham are asking every resident to get tested.READ MORE: 'Vax Express' Commuter Rail Train Bringing Shots To Communities With Low COVID Vaccination Rates
A mobile testing site will be set up at the Endicott Estate on East Street on Sunday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
The town also added additional hours, so the site will remain open through Thursday. It will be open Monday from 8 a.m. to noon, Tuesday 2-6 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday from 12 p.m.-6 p.m.MORE NEWS: Ford Maverick: Hybrid Truck 'Challenges Status Quo, Stereotypes' Of Pickups, Expert Says
Testing is free for anyone with or without symptoms.