The City Council directed Presley to appoint a subcommittee to begin diplomatic initiatives with the County regarding the issue.
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“There is a need for a Health Department, but there’s also a need to fund it. And there’s also a limit to what the taxpayers can afford to pay vis-a-vis other services…It’s going to take a community effort”, Mayor Tom Martin said.
A single vaccine costs $10, and two or more vaccines will cost $15. Flu shots for adults will also be available for $20 per person.
Everyone attending the clinic must be in a vehicle. Those who are running a fever, have an allergy to eggs, or have had a severe reaction to a previous flu shot should not receive the vaccine.
In the wake of last night’s announcement from the City of Lubbock that patrons at a Lubbock restaurant may have been exposed to Hepatitis A, the City of Lubbock Health Department will offer free Hepatitis A vaccines for the next four days.