FEMA vaccination center opens at NJIT as eligibility expands

The site at the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Center will have the capacity to vaccinate 6,000 people per day.

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- The FEMA-run vaccination site at the New Jersey Institute of Technology opens to the public. The site at the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Center will have the capacity to vaccinate 6,000 people per day. It is the largest vaccination site in the state. It first opened earlier this week with exclusive access for NJIT students and staff. New Jersey expanded vaccine eligibility to hundreds of thousands this week.

- 5:38 now, and today, the mayor of Paterson will try to boost his city's confidence in the vaccine by getting the shot himself. Mayor Sayegh will receive the Johnson and Johnson vaccine. That comes a year after contracting and defeating COVID-19.