Dozens of police officers and firefighters lined up to get vaccinated at International High School on Thursday morning.
The City Council grilled officials from mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration on Tuesday night for their sudden scaling back of the city’s Covid-19 testing program.
The number of people who died of Covid-19 in Paterson increased from 370 to 443, according to municipal government data.
Municipal officials opened a Covid-19 vaccination center at International High School on Monday morning that can inoculate 1,000 people per day.
Just days after Paterson logged its highest number of daily new coronavirus cases since the beginning of the pandemic, mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration scaled back the city’s testing program.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration is scaling back Paterson’s Covid-19 testing program, municipal officials revealed on Tuesday night.
Municipal officials reported 640 new Covid-19 cases, biggest daily caseload since the start of the pandemic, on Monday.