April 30, 2021: County Partnership Ensures Vaccine Access in Hard-Hit North Fair Oaks

The County of San Mateo is partnering with Dignity Health, Sequoia Healthcare District and the city of Redwood City to continue operating a weekly COVID-19 vaccine clinic in North Fair Oaks. The new partnership helps ensure local residents have access to a community-oriented clinic in one of the county’s neighborhoods hardest hit by the COVID-19 virus. It also allows for a more predictable schedule as well as both drive through and walk-up registration without an appointment.

County Partnership Ensures Vaccine Access in Hard-Hit North Fair Oaks

The County of San Mateo is partnering with Dignity Health, Sequoia Healthcare District and the city of Redwood City to continue operating a weekly COVID-19 vaccine clinic in North Fair Oaks.

April 29, 2021: Weekly Vaccine Clinics Scheduled as Supply Increases; New Data Dashboards; Bicycle Sunday Returns: Update on County Response to COVID-19

The County of San Mateo continues to work to protect public health and safety in response to the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. The County of San Mateo’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) remains open to coordinate countywide response and communications in response to the situation. The EOC’s Joint Information Center will provide status reports every Thursday until further notice. Today’s report:

Weekly Vaccine Clinics Scheduled as Supply Increases; New Data Dashboards; Bicycle Sunday Returns: Update on County Response to COVID-19

Redwood City – The County of San Mateo continues to work to protect public health and safety in response to the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. The County of San Mateo’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) remains open to coordinate countywide response and communications in response to the situation. The EOC’s Joint Information Center will provide status reports every Thursday until further notice. Today’s report:

A Fresh Start for Treating Mental Illness

The County of San Mateo is building a campus where adults experiencing a severe mental illness can receive care in setting that feels more residential than institutional. This new campus will replace a concrete colossus that first housed tuberculosis patients during the Truman Administration. The design -- small-scale buildings, open-air courtyards and communal spaces -- reflects advances in treatment with a focus on recovery and well-being.

Be Aware Of Illegal Trails

The Department has observed and received reports of numerous trails in Quarry Park that have been built without permission and therefore are not according to Department trail standards. In addition, signage made to appear as formal Department signs have been nailed to trees.

April 27, 2021: Vaccine Appointments Available as County’s Supply Increases

With the federal supply of COVID-19 vaccine increasing, the County of San Mateo is launching weekly mass-vaccination clinics for anyone who lives or works in the county beginning this Thursday, April 29, at the San Mateo County Event Center. Coupled with ongoing smaller-scale and community-focused vaccination clinics in specific neighborhoods, the return of drive-through mass vaccination efforts will help boost the county’s vaccination rates.

Vaccine Appointments Available as County’s Supply Increases

Redwood City —With the federal supply of COVID-19 vaccine increasing, the County of San Mateo is launching weekly mass-vaccination clinics for anyone who lives or works in the county beginning this Thursday, April 29, at the San Mateo County Event Center. Coupled with ongoing smaller-scale and community-focused vaccination clinics in specific neighborhoods, the return of drive-through mass vaccination efforts will help boost the county’s vaccination rates.

April 26, 2021: Joint Statement of the Bay Area Health Officers on the Safe Administration of the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

On Friday, April 23, 2021, the CDC and FDA announced they would accept the Advisory Committee on

Joint Statement of the Bay Area Health Officers on the Safe Administration of the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

On Friday, April 23, 2021, the CDC and FDA announced they would accept the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendations to lift pausing on the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine for all adults.

Testing Remains Vital; Event, Gathering Guidance; Assistance Programs: Update on County Response to COVID-19

Redwood City – The County of San Mateo continues to work to protect public health and safety in response to the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. The County of San Mateo’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) remains open to coordinate countywide response and communications in response to the situation. The EOC’s Joint Information Center will provide status reports every Thursday until further notice. Today’s report:

Testing Remains Vital; Event, Gathering Guidance; Assistance Programs: Update on County Response to COVID-19

The County of San Mateo continues to work to protect public health and safety in response to the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19.