City of McAllen to host COVID-19 vaccine clinic, ‘no registration required’


This Dec. 2, 2020 photo provided by Johnson & Johnson shows vials of the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. The nation is poised to get a third vaccine against COVID-19, but health officials are concerned that at first glance the Johnson & Johnson shot may not be seen as equal to other options from Pfizer and Moderna. (Johnson & Johnson via AP)

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MCALLEN, Texas (KVEO) — The city of McAllen will be having a COVID-19 vaccine clinic, with limited doses, on Friday, April 9, 2021.

According to a release, the city will be administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at the McAllen Convention Center, located at 700 Convention Center Boulevard, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

City officials state no registration is required.

This vaccine is available for anyone 18 and older.

A social media post published at 10:28 a.m. states the doses are available “right now.”

Below are entrance guidelines stated in the release:

  • Entrance is through 29th St. and Col. Plummer Drive (Galveston Ave.) at light
  • Follow Col. Plummer Drive to the right to the west side of the McAllen Convention Center
  • Parking and entrance for the clinic will be on the west side of the McAllen Convention Center

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