Twice-Weekly Vaccination Begins At Health Dept.


The Montgomery County Health Department will begin regular vaccination clinics from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Monday and Thursday each week at their Route 185 campus in Hillsboro beginning on Thursday, June 3.

The health department will also have a drive-through vaccination clinic from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, June 3, on South East Street next to City Park in Farmersville, and a vaccination booth at the Montgomery County Bicentennial celebration Saturday, June 5, in Butler.

Each clinic will offer the choice of all three vaccines: Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson.  Those with insurance cards should bring them, but they are not required. Call the health department at 217-532-2001 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday with any questions.

As of Wednesday, June 2, the Montgomery County is 31 percent fully vaccinated, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).  Montgomery County had 93 new postive cases during the month of May, an average of three a day.


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