CHICAGO (CBS) — As more people get vaccinated against COVID-19 in the area, a number of mass vaccination sites are closing Thursday.
One includes the site at the Tinley Park convention center in the southwest suburbs.READ MORE: Juneteenth Brings Joyous And Hopeful Celebrations And Commemorations To Chicago
It’s ending the run, after weeks of giving out thousands of doses.READ MORE: Woman Dead After Being Stabbed On South Wacker Drive Downtown
The move comes as the Illinois Department of Health begins to redeploy resources to more hyperlocal, community-based efforts.
Mass vaccination sites in suburban South Holland and River Grove are also closing on Thursday.MORE NEWS: Intoxicated Chicagoan Driver Attempted to Flee Traffic Stop On I-80/94 East, Indiana State Police Say
The sites in Forest Park, Des Plaines and Matteson are staying open.