The City of Rockford announced a new drive thru testing site that has the capacity to test at least 500 people a day.

Cities around the state are working very hard to open testing sites that can test hundreds of people a day. It's beginning to appear as if testing is becoming less of a barrier to beating COVID-19. With new high-volume testing sites opening, we will see a big spike in the numbers.

In conjunction with the Illinois National Guard, Rockford's new high-volume drive thru testing site is located at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Health Science Campus at 1601 Parkview Ave.

The Illinois Department of Public Health has provided a map of other testing sites around the state. With each location, contact information is also provided. The list will be updated as information is provided to them.

Visit dph.illinois.gov to view the map.