Cedar Hill Firefighters Planning to Get COVID-19 Vaccine Soon

(Cedar Hill) Emergency first responders are now getting their chance to get the COVID-19 vaccine during the 1B Tier 1 phase of the Missouri State guidelines.

Cedar Hill Fire Protection District Chief Mick Fischer says his firefighters will have the opportunity to receive the vaccine soon.

We asked Chief Fischer if he plans to get vaccinated.

Next up will be the 1B tier 2 phase for vaccinations which includes high risk individuals, and Tier 3 is for critical infrastructure personnel.

Tier 3 includes those that work in child care, education, government officials, communications infrastructure, food and agriculture, transportation systems, and others.

You can find the full list on the Jefferson County Health Department website.