As of yesterday, Seniors 65 and older will have an early registration period to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at the United Center. This special registration period is open now through Sunday, March 7th, at 4 p.m. You can register for an appointment online by clicking here at ZocDoc.com/Vaccine. You can also call 312.746.4835 Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The United Center mass vaccination site is located at 1724 W. Madison and opens on March 9th. Onsite parking is available, and a drive-thru option will be available later this month.
Registration for those who meet the state’s Phase 1b+ eligibility criteria will open Sunday, March 7th, at 4 p.m.
The United Center site is Federally operated and will be able to administer up to 6,000 doses per day.
The City of Chicago announced the further easing of COVID-19 regulations for Chicago businesses earlier this week. Effective immediately:
Indoor capacity at bars, restaurants and other businesses can increase to less than 50% or 50 people per space.
Bars, restaurants and events can stay open for on-site service and serve alcohol until 1:00 a.m.
Alcohol sales from liquor stores and other retail establishments with a Package Goods license can now continue until 11:00 p.m.
Indoor fitness class size can increase to 20 people.
While we continue making progress in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, please continue wearing masks, maintaining social distance, and washing our hands to keep each other safe.
The 39th Ward Public Service Office is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. While the office is open for walk-ins, appointments are encouraged. You can schedule an appointment by calling or emailing our office. Should you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact us at 773.736.5594 or via email at Ward39@CityOfChicago.Org.
Very truly yours,
Alderman Samantha Nugent