HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Florida residents have another location to choose from to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
The TPepin's Hospitality Center at 4121 N. 50th Street in Tampa will serve as the first county-run walk-in vaccination site.
Residents will check-in inside as well as receive their vaccine and sit in an observation area.
Vaccinations will operate from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Appointments are mandatory and proof of Florida residency is required. Residents can make an appointment through the CDR Health Pro Portal.
People who qualify for the vaccine include:
- People ages 60 and older
- Health care personnel who have direct contact with the public
- Pre-K through Grade 12 school employees (public, private, and charter)
- Sworn law enforcement officers age 50 and older
- Firefighters age 50 and older