2 pop-up sites offer Johnson & Johnson vaccine

COVID-19 shots given Sunday at Main Library, Legacy Ministries

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two pop-up vaccination sites in Jacksonville offered the Johnson & Johnson vaccine on Sunday.

According to the city, the Florida Division of Emergency Management’s one-day vaccination event was set to take place from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Jacksonville Public Library’s Main Branch. No appointments were needed to get the J&J shot there.

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In partnership with the state Division of Emergency Management, Indelible Solutions was set to host a vaccination event from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Legacy Ministries, located at 847 University Blvd. N. The site planned to offer 200 doses of the J&J vaccine on a first-come-first-serve basis.

The event aimed to help provide more shots to minority communities across Duval County.

The J&J vaccine is a single shot and does not require a second dose.