• January 27, 2022
 State COVID-19 testing sites transition to City Clinics; Hours of Operation for vaccine sites adjusted

State COVID-19 testing sites transition to City Clinics; Hours of Operation for vaccine sites adjusted

The City of El Paso will modify the hours of operation at the El Paso Convention Center and the City’s four COVID-19 Clinics next week, and state-operated COVID-19 testing services will be transitioned to the City’s COVID-19 Clinics.

The City vaccination sites will be closed on Monday, July 5, in observation of the Independence Day holiday.

Beginning Tuesday, July 6, the El Paso Convention Center vaccine site will operate from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

Vaccinations will continue to be administered to individuals 12 years of age and older, and no appointment is required.

Also beginning Tuesday, July 6, the City’s COVID-19 Clinics will be open from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Individuals 18 years of age and older can get vaccinated at all  of the following locations, and no appointment is required:

  • 220 S. Stanton (corner of First and Stanton)
  • 9341 Alameda
  • 7380 Remcon
  • 9566 Railroad

The City also continues to offer COVID-19 Pop-Up vaccine sites at various sites throughout the community including at two Ports of Entry. Vaccination information, including City and private providers, and details regarding pop-up vaccine events can be found online at www.EPCovidVaccine.com.

The community can also call the City’s COVID-19 hotline at (915) 212-6843 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

City officials add that the State’s four mega COVID-19 testing sites are now in the process of shutting down.

All state testing will be transitioned to the City beginning Tuesday, July 6. The free COVID-19 testing will be offered at the Alameda, Remcon and Railroad COVID-19 Clinics.

Beginning Saturday, July 3, individuals wishing to get tested with the City will need to schedule an appointment via this link and click on the Testing page, or call (915) 212-6843.

Specimens will be collected curbside. Patients are asked to park in the designated parking area for testing and follow the instructions provided upon arrival.

For more information visit www.EPStrong.org or call (915) 212-6843.

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