GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES OPENING DATES AND SCHEDULING INFORMATION FOR STATE-FEMA VACCINATION SITES STATEWIDE

For Immediate Release: 2/19/2021GOVERNOR ANDREW M. CUOMO

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES OPENING DATES AND SCHEDULING INFORMATION FOR STATE-FEMA VACCINATION SITES STATEWIDE

Sites in Brooklyn and Queens to Open February 24 – Eligible New Yorkers Can Begin Making Appointments for Brooklyn and Queens State-FEMA Vaccination Sites on Saturday, February 20 at 8 a.m.

Appointment Scheduling Initially Reserved for New Yorkers in Areas with Low Vaccination Rates for One Week; Appointments Will Then Open to All Residents of Each Site’s Host Borough or County.

The sites located in Brooklyn and Queens will begin vaccinations on Wednesday, February 24. These sites will operate between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. every day. They will each have the capacity to administer 3,000 doses every day.

Eligible New Yorkers can begin scheduling appointments for the Brooklyn and Queens sites at 8 a.m. on Saturday, February 20 by utilizing New York’s ‘Am I Eligible’ website or by calling the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline at 1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829).

Location information and hours for the sites are below:

Brooklyn: Medgar Evers College

1650 Bedford Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11225

Hours: 8 am – 8pm beginning February 24

Eligible Zip Codes: 11206, 11221, 11216, 11238, 11225, 11213, 11233, 11207, 11208, 11236, 11212, 11203, 11226, 11210

Queens: York College

94-20 Guy R Brewer Boulevard

Jamaica, NY 11451

Hours: 8 am – 8pm beginning February 24

Eligible Zip Codes: 11418, 11419, 11420, 11430, 11435, 11436, 11439, 11432, 11433, 11434, 11423, 11412, 11413, 11427, 11428, 11429, 11411, 11422, 11691, 11692, 11693