Governor: Southern MD Mass Vax Site Coming, J&J Vax May Come Soon

Governor Hogan’s February 23 COVID Press Conference Highlighted a Coming Mass Vaccination Site in Southern Maryland, and An Updated Executive Order on Masks and Testing

Governor Hogan today announced the opening of a FEMA-supported mass vaccination site in Southern Maryland, in addition to expanded surveillance of COVID-19 variants, an executive order requiring face coverings in schools, and a warning regarding vaccine fraud in Maryland.

It was also announced that the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine allocations are expected as early as next week. The Administration is awaiting further guidance from the federal government.

  • Updated executive order
    • Face Covering Requirement in Schools
    • Mandatory Testing Requirement extended until March 31, 2021
  • Slides from today’s press conference
  • Press release

Michael Sanderson

Executive Director Maryland Association of Counties