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Solano Co. 1st in Bay Area to expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to those over 50, here’s how

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SOLOANO COUNTY, Calif. (KGO) — While some counties and vaccine sites in the Bay Area have had to cut back, or limit people to second doses, Solano County has been able to move in the opposite direction, suddenly announcing that the next age group, 50 to 64 is now eligible to make an appointment.

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61-year-old Melinda Nestlerode and her husband thought they’d have to wait weeks longer before getting a COVID-19 vaccine, but instead she was able to make an appointment at the Solano County Fairgrounds just two days ago.

“A friend had sent me an email saying they just went to 50,” said Nestlerode. “We’ve been waiting for a long time. We feel like once we’re fully vaccinated, a weight will be lifted off of our shoulders and I can go see my mother at her senior living complex.”

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