Yesterday we got the news that the CDC has changed their guidelines.  But the change is dependent on people getting vaccinated.  Soon, we are going to have another place to get it.

As of yesterday, the Center for Disease Control announced that people who are fully vaccinated would be safe to gather with other people who are fully vaccinated without having to wear masks.

They are also adding to the list of people who are eligible to get the vaccine.  New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that people 60 years and older are now eligible to get the vaccine.



According to WIVB, the 10 sites being established will open in the coming weeks at the following locations:

  • SUNY Stony Brook SH Campus – 70 Tuckahoe Road, Southampton, NY
  • Suffolk Community College Brentwood Campus – 502 Wicks Road, Brentwood, NY
  • SUNY Old Westbury – Clark Center – Gate C, 223 Store Hill Road, Old Westbury, NY
  • SUNY Orange – Diana Physical Education Center, 9 East Conkling Avenue, Middletown, NY
  • Ulster County Fairgrounds – 249 Libertyville Road, New Paltz, NY
  • Queensbury Site – 50 Gurney Lane, Queensbury, NY
  • SUNY Oneonta – 108 Ravine Parkway, Oneonta, NY
  • Corning Community College – Gymnasium and Wellness Education Center, 1 Academic Drive, Corning, NY
  • Conference Center of Niagara Falls – 101 Old Falls Street, Niagara Falls, NY
  • Bronx site – location pending

Established state-run vaccination sites include:

  • Aqueduct Racetrack – Racing Hall, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, South Ozone Park, NY 11420
  • Dome Arena (DBA Roxbury Dome Partners LLC), 2695 East Henrietta Road, Rochester, NY 14467
  • Javits Center, 429 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10018
  • Jones Beach – Field 3, 1 Ocean Pkwy, Wantagh, NY 11793
  • Plattsburgh International Airport – Connecticut Building, 213 Connecticut Rd, Plattsburgh, NY 12903
  • State Fair Expo Center: NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd Syracuse, NY 13209
  • SUNY Albany, 1400 Washington Ave Albany NY 12222
  • SUNY Binghamton, 10 Gannett Drive, Johnson City, NY 13790
  • SUNY at Buffalo South Campus – Harriman Hall, 3435 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14214
  • SUNY Polytechnic Institue – Wildcat Field House, 880 Wildcat Drive, Utica, NY, 13502
  • SUNY Potsdam Field House, 44 Pierrepont Ave, Potsdam, NY 13676
  • SUNY Stony Brook, 100 Nichols Rd, Stony Brook, NY 11794
  • Westchester County Center, 198 Central Avenue, White Plains, NY 10606

If you are looking to get the vaccine, you are encouraged to visit New York’s ‘Am I Eligible‘ website or by calling the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline at 1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829).

 

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