County Officials 'Astonished' By Stage 3 Vaccine Rollout – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 2/15/2021 at 1:45pm
Transylvania County officials were “astonished” by last week’s call from Gov. Roy Cooper and other officials for Group 3 frontline workers to be eligible Feb. 24 to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, beginning with anyone working in child care or in Pre-K – 12 schools.
In a news release from county government, it said the data does not reflect North Carolina, including Transylvania County, having a sufficient supply of vaccine to be able to reach the most vulnerable citizens, those over the age of 65.
The state announcement also indicated March 10 as a date that additional Group 3 wil...