News Flash Home
The original item was published from 1/15/2021 3:58:00 PM to 1/26/2021 8:30:25 AM.

News Flash

Boulder City News and Information

Posted on: January 15, 2021

[ARCHIVED] COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics to Start Soon

Stock image older woman

BOULDER CITY – Boulder City Fire Department is teaming up with Boulder City Hospital to ramp up efforts to eradicate COVID-19 here in Boulder City. City and Hospital staff, as well as volunteers, will be working to vaccinate more than 1,500 Boulder City residents per week for free over the next three months.

Working with the Boulder City Hospital and Southern Nevada Health District, the City has access to and ability to deliver an estimated 380 doses per day. The City will be using the Moderna vaccination. Two shots, given 28 days apart, are 94-percent effective. (More about the vaccine:  

The clinic will be staffed by Boulder City Fire Department paramedics, Advanced EMTs, and community nurses.  All vaccinators have received specific training to administer the vaccine.  “We will have emergency response crews on scene to manage any medical issues that arise,” said Boulder City Fire Chief Will Gray.   “If no side effects are observed, which is the normal response, people will be released fifteen minutes after the vaccine is administered.” 

“This is the chance for the residents of this great community to protect themselves from this deadly pandemic, as well as protect their families, friends and neighbors,” said Boulder City Mayor Kiernan McManus. “We cannot move forward and get back to normal as long as the cases continue to climb and more of our loved ones are lost to this virus. I am proud of the ambitious schedule the team from the City and the hospital has put forth, getting through an estimated 300+ vaccinations per day.”

Residents MUST call Boulder City Parks and Recreation at 702.293.9256 Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. to make an appointment. Please note offices are closed Monday, January 18 for the Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday. Do not leave a message, send emails or try to contact other staff. You must speak directly with a scheduler to secure an appointment.  Those without an appointment will be refused

Clinics held at the Elaine K. Smith Building, 700 Wyoming St, and the Boulder City Hospital, 901 Adams Blvd, both in Boulder City. There is no charge for vaccinations. The clinics will start January 25 and run Monday through Thursday, from 8 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-3 p.m. for people 70 years of age and older (must show ID) and educators (who will be required to show a valid school system ID). Scheduling for the next priority group - ages 65-69 (as determined by the State) - will be announced in the coming weeks.  That will be followed by ages 16-64 years with underlying medical conditions, individuals with disabilities, and individuals experiencing homelessness. Healthy adults 16-64 will be the last group to receive the vaccine.

More on COVID-19 at

Vaccination Clinic Flyer - Lane 1

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Boulder City News and Information

big clean 2023

The Big Clean Event 2024

Posted on: February 20, 2024
VOTER Information

Voter Information

Posted on: January 18, 2024
Roger Hall and Family

January 3, 2024 Declared Roger Hall Day

Posted on: January 10, 2024
GFOA Triple Crown

Another Triple Crown for BC Finance

Posted on: December 7, 2023
Joe Hardy Boulder City Mayor Headshot 2022-2

Proclamation for Peace

Posted on: October 18, 2023
Fire Prevention Week photo of Sparky

Fire Prevention Week is October 8-14

Posted on: October 5, 2023
City Hall Spring 2020

Job Fair Scheduled for October 18

Posted on: September 6, 2023
power outage

Power Restored

Posted on: August 28, 2023
Leash cutting 8.2023

New Dog Park Open to the Public

Posted on: August 1, 2023

Stay Informed during Hurricane Hilary

Posted on: August 19, 2023
Boulder City website redesign

Boulder City Website Gets a Makeover

Posted on: July 18, 2023
power outage

Power Restored

Posted on: July 25, 2023
Community Resources Meeting Flyer - 5.18.2023

Community Resource Program Launches

Posted on: April 26, 2023
Zane Grothe

Zane Grothe Returns to BC!

Posted on: March 28, 2023
Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt Returns!

Posted on: March 16, 2023
big clean 2023

The Big Clean is March 25

Posted on: February 27, 2023