One in 300 people in Colorado are contagious, Gov. Jared Polis said during a briefing on Thursday.
Polis said there are now 34 free coronavirus testing sites available across the state and encouraged residents to take advantage of them.
Denver city and county currently has the ability to test 1,000 people a day, Mayor Michael Hancock said during the briefing.
The state has also formalized a partnership with Colorado State University to complete testing for staff and residents in up to 30 nursing facilities, the governor announced.
CORRECTION: The headline and post has been updated to reflect that Gov. Jared Polis indicated that one in 300 people in Colorado are contagious.