LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Today, United States Congresswoman Carolyn Bourdeaux (GA-07) toured the mass vaccination center at the Gwinnett Place Mall. Joining her were Dr. Audrey Arona, Chief Executive Officer/District Health Director, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Public Health Department, and Joe Allen, Executive Director, Gwinnett Community Improvement District (CID).
Opened in early February, the Gwinnett Place Mall vaccination center is able to accommodate immunizing up to 3,000 people daily, as vaccine doses become more readily available. It is located on the first floor of the former Sears building.
“I was pleased to take a tour of the truly impressive mass vaccination center at the Gwinnett Place Mall today, alongside Dr. Audrey Arona of the public health department and Joe Allen of the Gwinnett CID,” said Congresswoman Bourdeaux. “As we continue to distribute the vaccine, I want to thank Dr. Arona, Joe, County Commission Chair Nicole Love Hendrickson, and all of our county board representatives for their great work in getting this up and running.”
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Rep. Carolyn Bourdeaux lives with her family in Suwanee, Georgia and represents Georgia’s 7th Congressional District in the 117th Congress. Carolyn is a strong advocate for affordable health care, an economic recovery that puts workers and small businesses first, and investing in her district’s world-class public education system and transportation infrastructure.
Georgia’s fast-changing 7th Congressional District includes portions of the northeast Atlanta metropolitan area, including portions of Forsyth and Gwinnett counties and cities Peachtree Corners, Berkeley Lake, Sugar Hill, Norcross, Cumming, Lawrenceville, Duluth, Snellville, Lilburn, Suwanee, Grayson, and Buford.