Travis County and partners to hold multiple vaccine clinics over the weekend, June 11-13

Photo of a drive-thru vaccine clinic
ACC nursing students and faculty volunteer during a Travis County vaccination event. (Courtesy Austin Community College)

ACC nursing students and faculty volunteer during a Travis County vaccination event. (Courtesy Austin Community College)

The Central Texas Counties Vaccine Collaborative will host a number of drive-thru and pop-up clinics over the weekend, from June 11 to June 13.

Travis County partners with neighboring counties, as well as Ascension Seton and CommUnityCare to sponsor local vaccine distribution efforts of the Pfizer vaccine, which is authorized by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration for people age 12 and older. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to receive a shot at any of the clinics hosted by the Central Texas Counties Vaccine Collaborative.

The clinic at Travis County Expo Center is a drive-thru operation, while others listed below are pop-ups located strategically to give neighborhoods more convenient vaccine access. None of the clinics require an appointment, and the vaccine is free.

Friday, June 11

Travis County Expo Center, 7311 Decker Lane, Austin

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Saturday, June 12

Travis County Expo Center, 7311 Decker Lane, Austin

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Del Valle Opportunity Center, 5301 Ross Road, Del Valle

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Dailey Middle School, 14000 Westall St., Austin

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex, 1156 Hargrave St., Austin

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sunday, June 13

Travis County Expo Center, 7311 Decker Lane, Austin

9 a.m.-5 p.m.
By Olivia Aldridge
Olivia is the reporter for Community Impact's Central Austin edition. A graduate of Presbyterian College in upstate South Carolina, Olivia was a reporter and producer at South Carolina Public Radio before joining Community Impact in Austin.


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