Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan will speak to the media Wednesday morning at the community COVID-19 vaccination site at the Lumen Field Event Center. Durkan is expected to speak and answer questions around 10:45 a.m.
Washington state expanded COVID-19 vaccine eligibility Wednesday to include employees in certain congregate settings, such as grocery stores, agriculture, corrections, transit and law enforcement. The state entered Tier 2 of Phase 1B five days earlier than previously planned.
As of March 13, 2021, the state has given and reported more than 2.4 million doses and vaccinated more than 1.56 million people. More than 901,416 people have been fully vaccinated — 11.94% of the state’s population.
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines in Washington Wednesday: https://www.king5.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/vaccine/coronavirus-covid-19-vaccine-seattle-washington/281-590d2bce-bb3b-40cd-a0f1-6456b5e4984f