BROOME COUNTY – As New York State COVID numbers soar, Broome County is making it easier to get vaccinated.

The county is planning amass vaccination site in Johnson City, Governor Hochul announced today.

Local businessman Adam Weitsman tells NewsChannel 34 that the state has leased the former Davis College campus which Weitsman owns. No word yet on when it will open. 

Broome County has essentially stalled in vaccinations, County Executive Jason Garnar noted in a recent briefing.

Currently 61 percent of the county has completed their vaccination series according to the Broome County Health Department.

Currently unvaccinated residents are making up 66 perfect of the county’s total active cases.