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EBR vaccine sites closed due to area flooding



BATON ROUGE, La. – Officials issued a Tuesday morning notice regarding the closure of certain vaccination sites in the Baton Rouge area due to severe weather.

The release said, “Due to the excessive rain and the potential threat of continued flash flooding conditions throughout East Baton Rouge Parish, the following vaccine sites will remain closed today, Tuesday, May 18th, until further notice. “

Anyone who had an appointment for Tuesday, May 18 can come back any other day, no appointment needed. 

The first three sites will be up and running again on Wednesday. Bon Carre is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tiger Stadium is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and the Mall of Louisiana is open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

The release went on to say that, “Individuals with 2nd dose appointments will be rescheduled for the next operation day. For any questions regarding appointments and rescheduling, please call the COVID-19 Hotline at 1(855) 453-0774.