Officials in New York trying to boost a flagging vaccination campaign set up temporary walk-in vaccination sites at eight subway and train stations. People vaccinated at the rail and subway locations can get a free seven-day MetroCard or two free one-way tickets for the Long Island Rail Road or Metro-North. The programme is a pilot and may be extended.
Specific issues addressed and anticipated impact
To increase uptake of the COVID-19 vaccination.
New York State Government
- Regional/State government
Issues being addressed:
19 May 2021