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 Weather: CBS2’s 1/26 Wednesday Morning Forecast
Walgreens and CVS will handle the rest of New York State.READ MORE: Parise's 3rd-Period Goal Lifts Islanders Past Flyers
New Jersey is partnering with Rite Aid and CVS.
In Connecticut, the vaccine will be available at Walgreens and CVS.MORE NEWS: James Has 33, Lakers Beat Nets In Davis' Return
It’s all part of a federal program rolling out across the country to help speed up distribution.