Tarrant County vaccination sites to reopen Feb. 19

Tarrant County announced on social media that its vaccination sites are expected to reopen Feb. 19. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tarrant County announced on social media that its vaccination sites are expected to reopen Feb. 19. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Tarrant County announced on social media that its vaccination sites are expected to reopen Feb. 19. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Tarrant County Public Health is planning to reopen vaccination sites Feb. 19 after closing all four sites due to severe winter conditions, according to social media posts.

The health department announced that people who were scheduled for a vaccine appointment this week will receive either a call, email or text message with a new appointment slot. People must have an appointment to get vaccinated.

The Tarrant County Resource Connection site will not open Feb. 19, as stated on Tarrant County's Facebook page.


The Moderna and Pfizer vaccines both require two doses to be effective. The second Moderna dose must be taken 28 days after the initial shot, and the second Pfizer dose must be taken 21 days after.

As of Feb. 16, 261,829 coronavirus vaccines have been administered in Tarrant County.
By Sandra Sadek
Sandra Sadek covers the cities of Grapevine, Southlake and Roanoke as well as Carroll ISD for Community Impact. She graduated from Texas State University where she majored in journalism and international relations. She has experience working for several local papers including the University Star, the Katy Times, and the Fort Stockton Pioneer. When she's not on the ground reporting, she enjoys a good book and a hot drink. Follow her on social media @ssadek19.


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