The Gwinnett, Newton, & Rockdale County Health Departments are offering free COVID-19 testing in Lilburn. Physician referral is not required. To schedule an appointment, visit their website at gnrhealth.com or call 770-513-5631.
On June 29, Governor Brian Kemp extended the Public Health State of Emergency through August 11, 2020. Governor Kemp also issued a new executive order providing additional guidance for empowering a healthy Georgia. All residents and visitors should continue to practice social distancing and refrain from gathering, as defined in the order. Residents and visitors are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings as practicable while outside their home, except when eating, drinking, or exercising outdoors. Sanitation should be practiced in accordance with the guidelines published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Those who meet the criteria for higher risk of severe illness as defined by the CDC are required to continue to shelter in place through July 15, 2020. Restrictions and requirements for businesses were also included in the order. To read the full executive order, visit gov.georgia.gov.