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1945 - Local residents vote 432-2 to approve $300,000 bond measure to build SCV's first high school [story]
Hart High


L.A. County is quickly ramping up and adding more COVID-19 drive-up mobile testing sites to serve all residents of our communities. New sites are planned to open this week in Santa Clarita as well as East Los Angeles and Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital. In addition, the County is in discussions with AltaMed to bring several urgent care facilities into the County’s testing network in underserved areas.

The County and City of LA currently offer multiple drive-up mobile testing sites. For a full list of locations and answers to questions about testing, go to covid19.lacounty.gov/testing.

The first step to getting a test is visiting lacovidprod.service-now.com/rrs to determine if you are eligible and to register for an appointment. People who can’t use a computer or access the internet can dial 2-1-1 for help making an appointment.

Health equity is central to Los Angeles County’s mission as we work to bring this important service to areas of the County where there are testing service gaps. We are working to build a network of testing sites that are free and open to any member of the public who qualifies for testing; no one will be turned away regardless of immigration status or lack of insurance coverage.

To ensure our testing sites help those who need it the most, people with insurance should first contact their medical providers to request COVID-19 testing through their own networks which are also providing testing in a variety of locations throughout the County.

Follow @CountyofLA for more information and visit covid19.lacounty.gov for the most up-to-date information about the COVID-19 response in LA County.

 

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  1. Michael shamrock says:

    I’m 68 years old, not feeling well, would like to get covid 19 test, I’m in Valencia 91355

  2. Dale Lookholder says:

    bad cough
    loss of smell and taste for 14 days

  3. MORSY BADAWI says:

    75 Years old

  4. MORSY BADAWI says:

    75 Years old, to make sure I am free.

  5. MORSY BADAWI says:

    .I am 75 years old , can I get tested

  6. MORSY BADAWI says:

    I am 75 years old , shall I get tested

  7. jJoseph Marchese says:

    I’m 84 years old and would like to be tested for Covid 19 as I have been experiencing headaches, sore throat and neck ache

  8. jJoseph Marchese says:

    I’m 84 years old and would like to be tested for Covid 19 as I have been experiencing headaches, sore throat and neck aches.

  9. Frank Chopra says:

    I would like to get corona virus test . Please advise where to go . Thanks

  10. Tina Almanza says:

    Hello I’m going to be 60 this year and I had a cough for over 2 months it’s not a continuous cough but very annoying!

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LOS ANGELES COUNTY HEADLINES
Monday, Jun 1, 2020
Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Kathryn Barger has extended a countywide curfew for all unincorporated and incorporated areas including the city of Santa Clarita from Monday at 6 p.m. through 6 a.m. Tuesday.
Monday, Jun 1, 2020
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Monday 978 new cases of COVID-19 and 22 new deaths due to the virus countywide, and a total of 1,602 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley since the pandemic began, 55 more than reported Sunday.
Monday, Jun 1, 2020
After months of closures during the COVID-19 pandemic, state courts in Los Angeles County were closed again Monday following a weekend of protests, looting and escalating police violence.
Sunday, May 31, 2020
L.A. County Board of Supervisors Chair Kathryn Barger proclaimed a state of emergency in the county Sunday, as the sheriff sets a 6 p.m. curfew countywide to address widespread unrest following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25.
Sunday, May 31, 2020
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Sunday 1,379 new cases of COVID-19 and 25 new deaths due to the virus countywide, and a total of 1,547 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley since the pandemic began, 89 more than Saturday.

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