Florida to expand COVID-19 vaccine age to 40+ starting Monday

State aiming to start vaccinating all adults next Monday

Florida to expand COVID-19 vaccine age to 40+ starting Monday
Gov. Ron DeSantis in West Palm Beach (Source: WWSB)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that the state’s vaccine requirement would lower to 40 and older beginning Monday, March 29, with a goal for vaccines to be available for all adults beginning the following Monday, April 5.

The governor made the announcement via Twitter, you can watch below:

If you are resident of Manatee or Sarasota counties, your vaccinations sites are run through your county’s websites and not the state. You can find a complete list of pharmacies and links to register locally on our Suncoast Vaccine Tracker:

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