Newark is bringing COVID-19 community vaccination sites to every ward across the city, for residents ages 18 years old and up starting Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Ivy Hill Park, located in the city’s West Ward, at 155 Mt. Vernon Place.

The city is hosting these vaccination pop-up sites in the neighborhoods to create greater access and ensure equity in vaccine distribution.

The Department of Health and Community Wellness staffers will administer the vaccines. Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be given out. Walk-ups are welcome, no registration required.

This is the first of a series of pop-up vaccination sites that will take place over the next several weeks, one in each ward.

There will be a live DJ, food distribution at 11 a.m., COVID-19 testing, and resource tables.

Schedule of Community Vaccination Sites:

East Ward: Wednesday, May 26
Ironbound B Field
105 St. Charles Street

North Ward: Tuesday, June 8
Luis Muñoz Marin
663 Broadway

South Ward: Tuesday, June 22
Restored Holiness Church of God
40 Hobson Street

Central Ward: Wednesday, July 7
Nat Turner Park
251-289 18th Avenue

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