I am distressed when I read the news and see the news on TV that there are people who are getting the first vaccine who qualify simply because they are over 65. I am 71 and my friend is 91 and we have not been able to secure an appointment.

I know that vaccines are being given at the Event Center in San Mateo and that appointments are necessary. Those are not made public until the day of the event. How are we supposed to know when appointments are available?

I have tried to find appointments for myself and my friend, but the sites say there no appointments available. I am sure I am not the only one who has this problem.

Alma Carrizosa

Pacifica

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