PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia is moving to Phase 1C in the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. The city is first prioritizing these four groups: sanitation workers, maintenance and janitorial staff, utility workers, and postal and delivery workers.
Anyone in those groups can make an appointment start Monday.READ MORE: Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct Involving Ocean City Beach Patrol Members Under Investigation Multiple Faiths Joining Forces To Combat Philadelphia's Rising Gun Violence
The city says other groups in 1C, like those in high education, construction and the press, will be eligible later this month.
Health officials reported 482 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 Thursday, bringing the citywide total to 124,508. There were also 12 more coronavirus-related deaths in the city.MORE NEWS: 2 Mothers, Babies Rushed To Hospital After Being Rescued From Burning Frankford Apartment Building, Officials Say
For more information on if you are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine visit CBSPhilly.com’s COVID-19 Vaccine guide.