CHICAGO (CBS)– The Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake will be used as a site to administer COVID-19 vaccines for first time later Tuesday morning.
This site vaccinates by appointment only through the Allvax portal, and only for those people in phase 1A for now.READ MORE: IDES Kept Offices Closed While Many Struggled To Get Their Unemployment Benefits: What Really Happened Inside And Outside Those Walls
Group 1A includes frontline healthcare workers and long-tern care residents and staff.READ MORE: After Losing Young Daughter To Rare Cancer, Grieving Mother Raises Money To Give Back With Finley Forever Foundation
Cars will be able to drive inside the building on the fairgrounds and staff will not have to be outside.
The goal is to vaccinate a large number of people at one central location. Based on supply, they hope to vaccinate approximately 400 people a day.MORE NEWS: Youth Basketball Players At Chicago City Life Center Get Grim Life Lesson After Teammate Kentrell McNeal, 15, Is Shot And Killed
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