Sumary of Detroit going door-to-door to push need for vaccinations:
- Detroit expects by the end of April to have crews start visiting homes to speak with residents about the importance of protecting themselves from the virus with vaccinations and how to sign up to receive the shots, The Detroit News reported..
- Despite drive-up vaccinations at a downtown convention center, mass vaccinations at Ford Field and Saturday vaccinations at churches, only 22% of Detroit residents have received at least one vaccine dose compared to 38% for all of Michigan, according to Michigan Department of Health and Human Services..
- Ford Field is a federally selected regional mass vaccination site where 6,000 doses a day will be administered for two months..
- Mayor Mike Duggan instituted free mass drive-up testing and pleaded with residents to mask-up and social distance….