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United Center Mass Vaccination Site To Close As City Focuses On Smaller Vaccine Events

Drive-thru vaccinations at the site will end after Thursday. Walk-ups already ended in May.

Citywide

United Center’s Walk-Through Vaccinations Ending, But Drive-Thru Will Stay Open

Almost 287,000 vaccine doses have been administered at the site since March 9, Chicago's top doctor said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Blackhawks, Bulls Fans Can Return To United Center Games — With A Capacity Limit

Fans haven't been at United Center games since March 2020, but a limited number may now return as the city reopens.

Citywide

United Center Mass Vaccination Site Will Soon Switch To Drive-Thru-Only

The United Center will soon stop giving vaccination shots to walk-through visitors.

Citywide

Blackhawks, Bulls Fans Expected To Return To United Center Before Seasons End, Lightfoot Says

Over the year, the United Center has been used as a polling place and its parking lot is a vaccination site — but no fans have been welcome at games.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Johnson & Johnson Shots To Be Offered For United Center Vaccinations

There will be high demand for the appointments and people should check back frequently, officials advised.

Citywide

Untrue Social Media Posts Claim Anyone Can Sign Up At United Center — And It’s Creating A Headache For City Health Workers

The incorrect message claims anyone can sign up at the United Center vaccination site using a code. City health staff are having to cancel all ineligible appointments.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

No United Center Vaccine Doses Are Being Wasted, Top Doc Says After Misinformation Spreads

"No vaccine is going to waste at the United Center or anywhere in Chicago. And, yes, we are at capacity at the United Center," Dr. Allison Arwady said.

Citywide

United Center Patients Weren’t Told How To Get Their 2nd Dose, But Error Has Been Fixed, Top Doc Says

Many people were left confused about when they should return to the United Center for their second dose. The city is now having to call and email all those people.

Citywide

The City’s Coronavirus Vaccine Hotline Is Forwarding Calls To Random — And Very Confused — Chicagoans

One West Side resident realized he had 26 missed calls that had been forwarded from a hotline meant to book United Center vaccine appointments. "Presumably those people would like to get through to the hotline, so [it's] not great from that perspective."

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United Center Vaccine Slots Now Open For Residents Of These Chicago ZIP Codes

Anyone who lives in the 60608, 60619, 60620, 60649 or 60652 ZIP codes can sign up at the United Center. People who sign up but don't live there will have their appointments canceled.

Citywide

United Center Vaccinations Start — But Many Confused By Who Is Eligible, When More Appointments Will Open

While all appointments were booked for the site's first week, some were left open for the future. Officials haven't yet said how to snag one of those spots, though.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

United Center Fills 50,000 Vaccination Appointments After Glitches, Late Change To Chicago-Only Online Signups

A last-minute eligibility change frustrated many people — but the state said it was needed because too many appointments were going to non-Chicagoans.

Citywide

Here’s How To Get Vaccinated At The United Center

Here's everything you need to know about getting vaccinated against coronavirus at the United Center mass vaccination site.

Citywide

Seniors Can Make United Center Vaccine Appointments Starting Thursday

Starting 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Illinois residents 65 and up can schedule an appointment. The United Center site will begin administering 6,000 shots daily on March 10.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

United Center Parking Lots To Be Used As Mass Vaccination Site As Early As March

Thousands per day could be vaccinated at the site, which officials plan to announce Friday, Ald. Walter Burnett said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

United Center To Be Used As Polling Place For Election Day

It's the first time the arena is being used as a polling place. It'll be open to any Chicago voters.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Have Masks, Gloves, Medical Supplies? Donate Them This Week At The United Center

New gloves, masks, gowns and more are being accepted at the United Center through Friday.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

United Center Becoming Medical Supply, Food Distribution Hub To Help With COVID-19 Relief Efforts

The United Center will be used for first responder staging, collection of medical supplies and food distribution, officials said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

South Shore Drill Team To Perform With Chance The Rapper During NBA All-Star Weekend

The drill team, now in its 40th year, will perform Feb. 14 during the Rising Stars Challenge and Feb. 16 with Chance the Rapper at halftime of the All-Star Game.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
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