NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Thousands of drug stores across the Tri-State Area are now able to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine to customers who have appointments.
The shots are available at Ride Aid, Walgreens and Duane Reade stores in New York City.READ MORE: New York State Legislature Votes To Curb Gov. Cuomo's Emergency Powers
Walgreens and CVS will handle the rest of New York State.READ MORE: Brooklyn Mom Wants NYC Apartments Inspected Annually After Parts Of Ceiling Crash Down On 12-Year-Old Son
New Jersey is partnering with Rite Aid and CVS.
In Connecticut, the vaccine will be available at Walgreens and CVS.MORE NEWS: Immersive Public Art Installation Now On Display At Domino Park
It’s all part of a federal program rolling out across the country to help speed up distribution.