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Wayne County announces new vaccination clinics for seniors – WDIV ClickOnDetroit

DETROIT – Wayne County announced it will open several vaccination clinics for residents 65 and older.

According to county executive Warren Evans, the vaccination clinics for residents of Canton, Highland Park, Hamtramck, Inkster, Melvindale, Pontiac Romulus and the city of Wayne will begin Feb. 23.

”I’m pleased Wayne County is now in a position to begin vaccinating seniors,” Evans said. ”I know everyone is eager to safely get back to normal. Our team is working hard to ensure all of our residents can get their COVID shot as quickly as the vaccine is available.”

There are no walk-up appointments and seniors must make an appointment by calling the number for the site in their communities.

The full list of clinics and how to register can be found below.

Community Vaccination location Date and time Registration information
Canton and Plymouth Summit on the Park
46000 Summit Parkway
Canton
Feb. 25-26
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Call 734-203-7657
Call center will be open Monday-Wednesday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Highland Park and Hamtramck Say Detroit Clinic
211 Glendale Avenue
Highland Park
Feb 25.
9 a.m.-noon
Hamtramck residents: call Ruth Harlin 313-252-0050 ext. 240
Highland Park residents, last name A-L: call 313-688-5180
Highland Park residents, last name M-Z: call 313-590-0470
Inkster Booker T. Dozier Center
2025 Middlebelt Road
Inkster
Feb. 25
9 a.m.-noon
Call 313-563-4236 ext. 2383
Melvindale Melvindale Community Center
4300 Dearborn Street
Melvindale
Feb. 24-25
9 a.m.-noon
Call 313-914-2178
Romulus Romulus Senior Center
36525 Bibbins Street
Romulus
Feb. 23
9 a.m.-noon
Call 734-955-4120
City of Wayne Hype Athletic Center
4635 Howe Road
Wayne
Feb. 26
9 a.m.-noon
Call 734-722-2204 or email [email protected]

“Every vaccinated resident gets us closer to ending the pandemic,” Evans said. “I also want to thank the state of Michigan for working with Wayne County to ensure we have more doses to vaccinate our seniors more quickly. The vaccine distribution process is limited by the available vaccine — of which no one is getting enough — but Wayne County is putting shots in arms as fast as we get them.”

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More information can be found on the official Wayne County website here.


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