· As of March 18, 2021, the Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie County has administered 120,790 doses of vaccine. Of those, 47,280 have completed a two-dose series.
· There will be a second-dose clinic on March 29, 30, 31, at the Havert L. Fenn Center for those who received their first shot on March 8, 9 or 10 at the Fenn Center, located at 2000 Virginia Avenue, Fort Pierce, FL 34982 . Please return at the same time block as your first dose for this second dose and bring your COVID-19 vaccine record card, a valid ID and a completed consent form.
· The Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie County is hosting a 1st DOSE COVID vaccine event on April 6, 7 at the Havert L. Fenn Center. This is a walk-through event. Please click on the link HERE to select a date and time. Make sure to read the instructions completely before you select a date.
· The City of Fort Pierce in partnership with the State of Florida announces the opening of a long-term COVID-19 vaccination site at the Fort Pierce Recreation Center, located at 903 S. 21st Street. March 22 from 1 to 7 p.m., the site is offering Pfizer vaccines on a first-come, first-serve basis. No appointment or registration is required. Starting Tuesday, March 23, the site will be opened 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week. The site has the capacity to administer approximately 200 Pfizer vaccines per day.
· On March 25, 2021, Governor Ron DeSantis announced new eligibility guidelines for COVID-19 vaccinations in Florida. Beginning Monday, March 29, all individuals age 40 and older will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Beginning the following Monday, April 5, all individuals age 18 and older will be eligible to receive the vaccine.