Thursday, February 22, 2024

Search

Nearest Vaccine Megasites to Close by Mid-June

Gov. Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy receive the first dose of the Covid vaccine April 9

By Eric Conklin

To access the Herald’s local coronavirus/COVID-19 coverage, click here.

TRENTON – New Jersey will begin localizing its Covid vaccination efforts, ending use of the state’s megasites, Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his June 2 Covid briefing. 

The state’s nearest megasite to Cape May County, the Atlantic City Convention Center, issued its final phase of first doses May 28, with the plan to end second doses and close the site June 19, Murphy said. Another close-by site, Rowan College of Gloucester County (RCGC), has similar closing dates – May 26 for first doses, June 18 for second doses. 

Since opening, Murphy said the state’s megasites have supplied nearly 2 million doses and have fully vaccinated over 950,000 people. 

Read More

Spout Off

Cape May – As an independent who supported Democrat and Republican Presidents, I say Biden needs to step down. He doesn't have the physical and mental strength for another four years.Every time George W….

Read More

Lower Township – A Chinese car manufacturer wants to build a Chinese car factory in Mexico. I hope everybody recognizes the significance of that, but the realist in me says probably not. A proper education system in…

Read More

Cape May Court House – It's been 2 plus years since I reported a pole light out to Atlantic City Electric on their web site. I have called 3 time in those 27 months and received the same answer every time. They are…

Read More

Most Read

Print Edition

Recommended Articles

Skip to content