WATCH LIVE: Toomey, Ga. mayors to promote COVID-19 vaccine campaign

WATCH LIVE: Toomey, Ga. mayors to promote COVID-19 vaccine campaign
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ATLANTA (WALB) - Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Toomey, mayors from across Georgia and the Georgia Municipal Association will hold a press conference for the “It’s Worth a Shot” COVID-19 vaccine campaign.

The campaign is to raise awareness to reach a vaccination rate of 70-80% in Georgia and herd immunity.

The press conference is set for 11 a.m.

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Georgia Municipal Association, Commissioner Toomey, City Leaders to Launch COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness Week

Georgia Municipal Association, Commissioner Toomey, City Leaders to Launch COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness Week ATLANTA — Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Toomey and city leaders from across the state will join the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) in a press conference on Thursday, April 15, at 11 a.m. in Downtown Atlanta, to promote the “It’s Worth a Shot” COVID-19 Vaccine Campaign. This campaign was built to contribute to Gov. Brian Kemp’s and DPH’s goal to vaccinate as many Georgians as possible during spring and early summer 2021, reach a vaccination rate of 70 to 80%, and achieve herd immunity.

Posted by Georgia Municipal Association on Thursday, April 15, 2021

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