D.C. residents 65 and older will be able to get a coronavirus vaccination at walk-up sites throughout the city without an appointment beginning Monday.

Mayor Muriel Bowser and Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt, the city’s health director, said in a statement Wednesday that each walk-up site can accommodate up to 30 people a day and will use either of the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccines.

The sites and hours:

Ward 2
– Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon Place NW, Hours: Mondays through Fridays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

Ward 4
– Lamond Recreation Center, 20 Tuckerman Street NW, Hours: Wednesdays through Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Ward 5
– Langdon Park Community Center, 2901 20th Street NW, Hours: Mondays through Thursdays, 2 p.m.-7 p.m.
– Turkey Thicket Recreation Center, 1100 Michigan Ave. NW, Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Ward 6
– Arena Stage, 1101 6th Street SW, Hours: Thursdays through Sundays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
– Rosedale Recreation Center, 1701 Gales Street NW, Hours: Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Ward 7
– Kenilworth Recreation Center, 4321 Ord Street NW, Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Ward 8
– Bald Eagle Recreation Center, 100 Joliet Street SW, Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.*
– Entertainment & Sports Arena, 1100 Oak Street SE, Hours: Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
– Fort Stanton Recreation Center, 1812 Erie Street SE, Hours: Mondays through Thursdays, 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

*The Bald Eagle Recreation Center site only accepts Wards 7 and 8 residents and the age limit is dropped from 65 to 18.

WI Guest Author

This correspondent is a guest contributor to The Washington Informer.

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