SYRACUSE, NY – Now that the federal government has approved the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, New York State will be administering them during an overnight pilot program at 3 sites including the State Fairgrounds in Syracuse.
The new vaccine will be available to New Yorkers inside the Empire Expo Center between 10 PM Friday and 6 AM Saturday.
This in addition to their regular daytime vaccination schedule.
You must have an appointment and be in a qualifying group.
Appointments go live Thursday morning at 8 AM.
Eligible New Yorkers seeking appointments should visit New York’s ‘Am I Eligible’ website or call the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline at 1-833-697-4829.
The other 2 sites with Johnson and Johnson vaccine are both in New York City.