The Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Bradford County Department of Public Safety, will host pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics. The truck is returning for the second time, having given 302 vaccines across the county Dec. 17 and 18.

The truck will have a supply all three COVID vaccines, adult and child doses, as well as booster doses, primary first dose vaccines and second dose shots. The truck will also have a supply of flu vaccines.

The HERO truck requires no pre-registration, and walk-ins are encouraged. The clinics are free to all. The truck will visit the following locations:

Friday, Jan. 7

  • Rome Township Community Building, 28083 State Route 187, Rome from 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department, 24 Second Street, Wyalusing, from 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 8

  • Columbia Township Building/Bradley Hall, 3290 Watkins Hill Road, Columbia Crossroads from 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Canton Volunteer Fire Department Social Building, 940 Springbrook Drive, Canton from 1:30-4:30 p.m.

As of Dec. 22, the Pennsylvania Department of Health lists Bradford County as the 63rd lowest vaccinated county in the state, ahead of only Juniata, Potter, Bedford, Fulton and Philadelphia counties. The state currently has more than 4550 people hospitalized with COVID-19. Bradford County is currently seeing a 14 day positivity rate of 15.8% and saw 43 new cases on December 21.

For more information call at 570-265-5022.