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Summit County Public Health to host free COVID-19 vaccine clinics during May, June and July.

The clinics across Summit County will take place in May, June and July.

SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio — EDITOR'S NOTE: The video above from 3News was previously aired on April 14, 2022.

Summit County Public Health is hosting upcoming vaccination clinics across the community, including monthly drive-thru clinics. 

At all of the clinics, individuals will have the option to choose between the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine. Staff will administer either the first, second or booster dose of the vaccine while adhering to CDC guidelines. 

Anyone above 5-years-old can attend the free clinic, and no pre-registration or appointment is needed. 

Individuals attending the clinic must bring a form of identification and their previous COVID-19 vaccination records. 

For the monthly drive-thru clinics, officials say to avoid stopping on the railroad tracks if a line develops. Drive-thru clinics are also dependent on weather. Cancelations due to severe weather will be posted on the SCPH website and Facebook page. 

Monthly Drive-Thru COVID-19 Clinic: 

  • Tuesday, May 24, 2022
    • 9 a.m.-4p.m. 
    • 1867 West Market Street, Akron
  • Tuesday, June 21
    • 9 a.m.-4p.m. 
    • 1867 West Market Street, Akron
  • Tuesday, July 19
    • 9 a.m.-4p.m. 
    • 1867 West Market Street, Akron

The Power Weeks Clinic Schedule: 

MAY

  • Tuesday, May 17

    • 12-3:30 p.m.

    • Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium: 2345 4th Street, Cuyahoga Falls 

  • Wednesday, May 18 

    •  4-6 p.m. 

    • Springfield High School: 1980 Canton Road, Cuyahoga Falls     

  • Thursday, May 19 

    • 4-6 p.m. 

    • Kenmore-Garfield High School: 2140 13th Street SW, Akron 

  • Friday, May 20 

    • 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 

    • Akron METRO Pfaff Transit Center: 631 S. Broadway, Akron 

JUNE

  • Monday, June 6 

    • 2-6 p.m. 

    • Ellet CLC: 309 Wolf Ave., Akron

  • Tuesday, June 7 

    • 2-7 p.m. 

    • Barberton Farmers’ Market: Downtown Barberton 

  • Wednesday, June 8 

    • 3-6 p.m.

    • Nordonia High School: 8006 Bedford Road, Macedonia 

  • Thursday, June 9 

    • 2-6 p.m. 

    • Glover CLC: 935 Hammel Street, Akron

  • Friday, June 10

    • 11-3 p.m. 

    • Akron Metro Pfaff Transit Center: 631 S. Broadway, Akron 

As summer and warmer weather approach, Summit County Public Health encourages residents to engage in the following behaviors in order to help reduce the spread of COVID-19: 

  • Stay home if you’re sick, even with mild symptoms

  • Be mindful in your interactions with others.

  •  Limit your chances of exposure by maintaining social distancing of at least six feet from non-household members

  • Wear a mask in public places where social distancing is not possible

  • Follow good hygiene standards: 

    • Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds

    • Use hand sanitizer frequently

    • Avoid touching your face

    • Cover coughs and sneezes

Individuals interested in more information about the Power Week vaccine clinics can visit https://www.scph.org/covid/vaccine or call the COVID-19 Call Line at (330) 926-5795.

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EDITOR'S NOTE: The video above aired on Jan. 8, 2022, examining why some Ohioans have chosen not to get vaccinated

 

 

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