Gov. Parson to visit St. Louis mass vaccination site, discuss event hosted by FEMA

Gov. Parson to visit St. Louis mass vaccination site, discuss event hosted by FEMA
Beginning on Wednesday, April 7, a mass vaccination site, located at the Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis, will allow up to 3,000 people to be vaccinated a day, seven days a week, in an eight week period. (Source: WAFB)

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KFVS) - Governor Mike Parson is scheduled to make a stop at a mass vaccination site in St. Louis on Monday, April 5.

Gov. Parson will be delivering remarks during a news conference at 3 p.m. on the event being held at the The Dome at America’s Center Convention Complex.

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson, FEMA Region 7 Acting Administrator Kathy Fields, FEMA Region 7 Federal Site Coordinator DuWayne Tewes and U.S. Army Dual Status Commander Brigadier General Ken Eaves will join the governor for the briefing.

FEMA is hosting the mass vaccination.

Beginning on Wednesday, April 7, the site is will allow up to 3,000 people to be vaccinated a day, seven days a week, in an eight week period.

The goal is to reach those who have economic and transportation barriers to medical access.

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