Here’s the latest coronavirus update for Hawaii County as of Saturday, 15 May 2021.
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Accessed on 15 May 2021, 2054 UTC, Post 22,884.
Source (email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency):
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This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 informational update for Saturday, May 15th.
For today, Saturday, a test is scheduled in North Kona at the West Hawaii Civic Center from 9 to noon.
Also for today, vaccinations are scheduled at the following locations across Hawaii Island;
At Edith Kanakaole Tennis Stadium in Hilo from 8 ‘til noon.
At Hamakua Kohala Health Care from 9:30 to 3:30.
At Kealakehe Middle School from 9 ‘til noon.
And, at Ka`u Gym from 9 ‘til 2 PM.
As a reminder, the recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance for face masks does not replace State and local rules, regulations, or guidelines. These preventive measures of face coverings, distancing, and limiting gatherings to no more than 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors remain in place for everyone. Please accept this kuleana to make Hawaii Safe for our families, friends, and community.
If you have questions regarding vaccination, please contact the Department of Health at 300-1120. You can also visit the Civil Defense website for a list of all clinics and pharmacies providing vaccinations.
Civil Defense: www.hawaiicounty.gov
Thank you for listening and have a safe weekend.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.