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I-95 Jones Road Bridge work pushed back to begin Oct. 4

I-95 Jones Road Bridge work now pushed back to Oct. 4 On Wednesday, Sept. 22, the Georgia Department of Transportation notified the McIntosh County Commission that work on the Jones Road Bridge over I-95 has been pushed back to Monday, Oct. 4. This work has been postponed for a multitude of months. With the bridge…

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COVID-19 Vaccines offered at McIntosh Health Department Sept. 23

Health Department to Host COVID-19 Vaccination Event The McIntosh County Health Department will hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Thursday, Sept. 23, at the health department on Hwy. 57 in Townsend. The Moderna vaccine, approved for ages 18 and older, will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Pfizer vaccine, approved for ages…

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Health Department begins offering third dose of COVID Vaccine to immunocompromised individuals

Health Departments to Offer Third Dose to Immunocompromised Individuals Health Departments to Offer Third Dose to Immunocompromised Individuals CHATHAM COUNTY, GA  – On Thursday, August 19th, Health Departments in the Coastal Health District will begin offering a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine to individuals with certain immune conditions. Third doses are only recommended for immunocompromised…

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