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.

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Group 1A includes frontline healthcare workers and long-tern care residents and staff.

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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.

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