One NJ city is getting major bragging rights, after the mayor there said Paterson is now at 100% vaccination rate for adults. But what exactly does that mean — and how did they do it?
One New Jersey is getting major bragging rights, after the mayor there said the city is now at 100 percent vaccination rate for adults. But what exactly does that mean — and how did they do it?
That translates to roughly 107,000 adults, but it doesn't count undocumented residents. Just last May, Paterson was battling widespread vaccine hesitancy. Then it launched mobile units, which made all the difference. Now, the sites and outreach continue to expand.
The city is also utilizing an army of influencers, particularly focusing on African-American men. There was great skepticism not only of the vaccine, but of COVID itself, less than a year ago. But the city made an effort to battle against misinformation and spread word about the vaccine.Read more: NBC10 Philadelphia »
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Just last May, Paterson was battling widespread vaccine hesitancy. Then it launched mobile units, which made all the difference. She has won the support of high-profile prison reform advocates and the state’s corrections officer unions alike, though some critics have called for an outside reformer to take the helm of the troubled department. Now, the sites and outreach continue to expand. Daniel and Summit Police Department Acting Chief Steven Zagorski announced. The city is also utilizing an army of influencers, particularly focusing on African-American men. “This is the time for new beginnings — to launch new reform and reintegration initiatives, to ensure dignity and safety for our female offenders, and to establish mission-critical relationships with outside stakeholders and advocates. There was great skepticism not only of the vaccine, but of COVID itself, less than a year ago.m.
But the city made an effort to battle against misinformation and spread word about the vaccine.” Hicks resigned following a series of NJ Advance Media reports detailing a by corrections staff at Edna Mahan, a Hunterdon County prison long plagued by scandal over the sexual abuse and exploitation of women prisoners. “The investigation revealed that on multiple occasions from September 2015 through December 2018, Marbaix allegedly inappropriately touched the six victims while they were under his personal instruction at Robot Revolution, when they were between the ages of 9 and 15,” the prosecutor’s office said. "So then we amplified our efforts to recruit African-American men that were influential and could persuade anyone that was hesitant to come," said Mayor Sayegh. Despite the statistics saying 100 percent have gotten at least one shot, there are still doubters in the city to be swayed, both men and women. So far, at least 15 state employees have been accused of criminal wrongdoing. What’s scary is that omicron is hitting Paterson particularly hard, and has forced schools to go remote until at least Jan. “Working together, we were able to identify additional victims and bring forward stronger charges to secure this action. 24th. State officials have hired a series of outside consultants to guide of Edna Mahan, the state’s only women’s prison.
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