Illinois Launches State-Supported Mass Vaccination Site in Des Plaines
Governor JB Pritzker today announced the launch of two additional state-supported mass vaccination sites in Des Plaines and Quincy. The sites will launch Thursday, March 4 and provide a combined nearly 4,000 doses per day at full capacity.
The mass coronavirus vaccination site will open at the former Kmart at 1155 E Oakton St. in Des Plaines.
The vaccination site will serve Cook County residents in Phase 1A and 1B, which includes health care personnel, residents of long-term care facilities, people older than 75, police, teachers and other essential workers.
The vaccines will be available by appointment only. You can register online at vaccine.cookcountyil.gov or by calling (833) 308-1988