BART Requiring All Employees to Get COVID Vaccine by Dec. 13All BART employees and contractors will be required to get vaccinated against COVID-19 or prove their full vaccination status by mid-December under a policy the agency's board adopted Thursday.
COVID: Bay Area Pediatricians Already Prepare As FDA Considers Authorizing Vaccine For Kids Ages 5-11Young children, ages 5 to 11, could get the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as next month if it gets authorization by the FDA, but pediatricians are already preparing.
COVID: Vaccine Mandate Deadline Arrives for San Francisco WorkersThe signs up at San Francisco bars, restaurants, gyms and other indoor businesses that say "Vaccines required to enter" now apply to both customers and employees.
West Contra Costa School Board Votes to Mandate Vaccine for Staff and StudentsThe West Contra Costa Unified School District voted on whether or not to mandate COVID-19 vaccination but the controversy wasn’t just about the mandate.
Religious Exemption Requests for COVID Vaccine Prove to be ComplicatedEmployers are dealing with more religious exemption requests from their workers as vaccine mandates take effect.
Concord Restaurant, Bar Patrons Divided Over Vaccine MandateFriday night in downtown Concord and the vaccine mandate is in effect for indoor dining, bars and gyms. Many restaurants feared the mandate, concerned that business would take a dive if customers were required to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test.
COVID: San Francisco International Airport Implements Vaccination Requirement For All WorkersNearly 50,000 workers at San Francisco International Airport must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to new rules announced by city officials on Tuesday.
COVID: Vaccine Deadline Looms For San Jose Police; Mayor Says 85% Officers VaccinatedMayor Sam Liccardo said the city's policy has already increased vaccination rates from 82 to 85% in the police department since it was first announced.
County Health Officer Supports COVID Vaccination Requirement In West Contra Costa Unified SchoolsContra Costa County Health officer Dr. Chris Farnitano added his voice Friday to those supporting a proposal that all eligible students, teachers and staff in the West Contra Costa Unified School District be required to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccination.
COVID: Millbrae City Council Puts Vaccine Mandate to a HaltMillbrae's City Council will not move forward with a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for certain businesses in the city, including outdoor dining, after a councilmember floated the idea during a council meeting on Wednesday.
COVID: Oakland, West Contra Costa Schools Mull Vaccine Mandates For StudentsThe boards of the San Francisco Bay Area's two largest school districts are set to vote next week on whether to mandate vaccinations against COVID-19 for all staff and students age 12 and older.
California Recall: Biden Says Results 'A Resounding Win' For Newsom's Pandemic Response, Vaccine RequirementsPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday called the results of California's recall vote "a resounding win" for Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom's approach to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Federal Vaccine Mandate: How Could The New COVID Rules Affect You?President Biden recently announced broad new vaccine requirements with the potential to affect approximately 100 million Americans once they go into effect.
COVID: Contra Costa Community Colleges Approves Vaccination Requirement For Employees, StudentsThe Contra Costa Community College District on Wednesday approved a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for employees and students starting later this fall.
COVID: California Legislature Shelves Vaccine Mandate Bills For NowCalifornia's progressive state Legislature has shelved bills aimed at requiring workers to either be vaccinated or get weekly coronavirus testing to keep their jobs.