Citi Field To Become Vaccination Site As NY Expands Eligibility

Jan 12, 2021

File Photo: Citi Field In Queens NY
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Citi Field will soon be used as a huge hub for coronavirus vaccinations.   

Mayor Bill de Blasio says Citi Field will have vaccinations 24-7 starting the week of January 25th and have the capacity for five to seven thousand doses a day,

"We even welcome Yankees fans.  There's no discrimination."

 

Mets New Owner Steve Cohen.

"We know the suffering that's going on with COVID.  Any way the organization can help support this effort we were going to do it."

 

Meanwhile, the mayor once again calling for larger shipments.  He says at the pace the city is vaccinating, it will be out of doses in two weeks.