City of Columbia leaders urging residents to get vaccinated as COVID-19 cases are on the rise in the Midlands

August 24, 2021

As coronavirus cases rise, the City of Columbia is urging citizens to get vaccinated and is offering several free vaccine clinics.

The City of Columbia is partnering with Prisma Health, SC DHEC and Lexington Medical Center to host free COVID-19 vaccination clinics at city operated facilities.

The city is increasing vaccination efforts across the Midlands as a part of the Mayor’s “It’s YOUR Shot, Columbia” campaign to inform Midlands citizens of the free, safe and effective COVID-19 vaccinations.

In August, SC DHEC will distribute all three vaccinations, Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson. The vaccination clinics will be from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.

  • TODAY Tuesday, August 24, 2021, Melrose Park, 1500 Fairview Drive
  • Wednesday, August 25, 2021, Woodland Park, 6500 Olde Knight Parkway

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