By Jaylene Rodriguez

Source: Wikimedia Commons

Little Village resident and faith-based organizer Dolores Castañeda detailed her community’s ongoing frustrations with booking appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine.

“I recently observed a facility where they were helping individuals schedule appointments and they were not following guidelines. No social distancing, they weren’t disinfecting the seats where the people were sitting down, and on top of that they were only taking names and numbers, claiming they would call if there were appointments available,” she said, also adding that this is not the case for North Side residents.

“I know those who have the privilege of being able…

Jaylene Rodriguez

Third year Communications major/Urban Studies minor at UIC

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store