Free COVID-19 testing available in Plainfield this week

American Muslims Assisting Neighbors is hosting a free COVID-19 testing event this week in Plainfield.

The testing is being held at the Gregory B. Bott Park, located at 24550 W. Renwick Road, according to a news release.

The free drive up testing site will be held in the rear parking lot behind the Prairie Activity & Recreation Center from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day through Sunday.

The O’Hare Clinical Lab Service, of Park Ridge, is conducting the testing.

Photo identification is required for testing. No appointment is necessary.

For more information, contact Nuhie Faheem at

The Will County Health Department also provides free COVID-19 testing each week for the public in multiple areas around the county. For more information on COVID-19 resources, visit

Alex Ortiz

Alex Ortiz is a reporter for The Herald-News in Joliet. Originally from Romeoville, Ill., he joined The Herald-News in 2017 and mostly covers Will County government, politics, education and more. He earned his bachelor's degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a master's degree from Northwestern University.