Tarrant Co. closes H1N1 vaccine clinics




Posted on January 18, 2010 at 2:39 PM

Tarrant County will be closing its six shopping center store front locations that have been administering the H1N1 vaccine.

The spaces were leased through January and will close in two weeks.

The health department says the number of people wanting the vaccine had dropped off.

You can still get the H1N1 vaccine at the county's seven public health centers.

Beginning Tuesday, the department is partnering with the Fort Worth Independent School District to provide vaccinations from 4 to 7 p.m. at these high schools:

· Jan. 19 - Carter-Riverside cafeteria, 3301 Yucca Ave.; and Arlington Heights cafeteria, 4501 West Freeway

· Jan. 20 - South Hills large auditorium, 6101 McCart Ave.; and Diamond Hill-Jarvis cafeteria, 1411 Maydell St.

· Jan. 21 - Dunbar auditorium, 5700 Ramey Ave.

· Jan 22 - Eastern Hills cafeteria, 5701 Shelton Drive; and Paschal front foyer, 3001 Forest Park Blvd.

· Jan. 25 - North Side cafeteria, 2211 McKinley Ave.; and Polytechnic auditorium, 1300 Conner Ave.

· Jan. 26 - Trimble Tech auditorium, 1003 W. Cannon St.; and Southwest gym, 4100 Altamesa Blvd.

· Jan. 27 - Western Hills auditorium, 3600 Boston Ave., Benbrook; and O.D. Wyatt outside gym, 2400 E. Seminary Drive.