Milwaukee COVID-19 testing sites to close Tuesday due to extreme cold

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A wind chill advisory in effect for Tuesday, Jan. 25, will force the Milwaukee Health Department to close COVID-19 testing sites. 

In response to this forecasted extreme weather and to protect the health and safety of staff, the Milwaukee Health Department will be closing COVID-19 operations at the Northwest Health Center, Southside Health Center, and Menomonee Valley Site.

Regular COVID-19 operations will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 26.

The Menomonee Valley Site will be open from 12 to 6 p.m. with increased staffing to manage any increased demand due to this one-day closure.

Individuals in need of COVID-19 services on Tuesday, Jan. 25 should visit for additional testing and vaccination locations available throughout the Milwaukee area.

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