Broward County expanding COVID testing site locations

COVID-19 testing sites in Broward County

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Broward County is expanding capacity at its current test sites:

  • At Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84 in Sunrise, will be expanded with additional testing tents on Thursday, Dec. 30. The site is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. It will be closed Friday and Saturday, Dec. 31 to Jan. 1, in observance of New Year’s. The site is operated by DOH-Broward in collaboration with the Broward County Parks and Recreation Division.
  • At C.B. Smith Park and Mills Pond Park: Testing sites were expanded with additional testing tents within the last few weeks in order to accommodate the increase in demand. C.B. Smith Park, 900 North Flamingo Road, Pembroke Pines, is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. At Mills Pond Park, 2201 N.W. 9th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, the testing site is open Sunday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

New sites

  • At Mullins Park: A new test collection site will open on Monday, Jan. 3, at Mullins Park, 10000 Ben Geiger Drive in Coral Springs. For the first week, the site will be open Monday through Thursday, Jan. 3 through 6, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. After that, the site will be open Sunday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The site is operated by DOH-Broward in collaboration with the City of Coral Springs.
  • At Tree Tops Park: A new test collection site will open on Wednesday, Jan. 5, at Tree Tops Park, 3900 SW 100th Ave., Davie. The site will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • At Tradewinds Park: A new test collection site will open on Monday, Jan. 10 at Tradewinds Park, 3600 West Sample Road, Coconut Creek. The site will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • At Central Broward Park and Broward County Stadium: A new test collection site will open on Tuesday, Jan. 11, at 3700 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill. The site will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For travelers heading out of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), those who can provide proof of travel plans to or from the airport on any airline can be tested. There is a fee for testing at the site: $159 for a Rapid PCR; $99 for a PCR; $59 for a Rapid Antigen test.

DOH-Broward operates 10 test collection sites in Broward County.

Hours and days of operation are posted here and are continually updated, according to the DOH-Broward.

The county is also awaiting the arrival of at-home, rapid test kits as part of a state and federal program. Broward County Mayor Michael Udine said that individual test kits will be distributed at county libraries.

Miami-Dade County also opened additional testing sites, including a 24-hour testing center.

Find testing and vaccination sites in Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties by clicking here.


About the Author:

Michelle F. Solomon is the podcast producer/reporter/host of Local 10's original, true crime podcast The Florida Files and a digital journalist for Local 10.com. She has a bachelor's degree from Emerson College, Boston, and a master's degree from SUNY-Empire State.