IRVINGTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — There were efforts in New Jersey and Connecticut to get more people vaccinated Friday.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy met community members at a pop-up vaccination site at a barber shop in Irvington.READ MORE: Road To Reopening: Dance Parties, Watch Parties Feature Happy Crowds In New York City And Beyond
Their hope is to reduce vaccine hesitancy in communities of color.READ MORE: New Jersey Lab Comes Up With Rapid Analysis Test That Specifically Looks For COVID-19 Delta Variant
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont was at the Stafford Motor Speedway, which has partnered with the state to offer COVID vaccines.MORE NEWS: Debate Heats Up Over How Long Island Should Allocate Federal COVID-19 Rescue Money
The governor says people who get vaccinated there will also get a free meal.