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Elba Island Covid free for the end of May?

Byeditorial

May 6, 2021

Elba Covid free for the end of May? The mayors of the island hope so: this is their goal. “We learned with great satisfaction from General Figliuolo that the mass vaccination campaign will start from the smaller islands, where the criticalities are greater, and then to the smaller islands where there is also a hospital, such as in Elba”, he said. ‘Adnkronos the mayor of Portoferraio, Angelo Zini, president of the Conference of Mayors of the island of Elba. “On our island we don’t need the army to arrive as much as we need enough vaccines for everyone: we make our forces available to administer the doses. We would like to have the end of May as a time horizon to complete the vaccination” The mayor of Portoferraio, Angelo Zini, president of the Conference of Mayors of the island of Elba, told Adnkronos. Read also “In Elba already a third of the population has been vaccinated with the first dose and days we will begin to vaccinate the 60-year-olds, so we are already at a good point compared to the total population of the island which is about 32 thousand inhabitants – recalls Zini – Commissioner Figliuolo’s announcement is very positive: we were hoping for faster times, there was talk of starting the mass campaign as early as April, but in any case we immediately make ourselves available to try to get the vaccinations completed at the latest in the first days of June “. According to the mayor of Portoferraio” certainly this announcement and above all the vaccination campaign will have a positive response also on the tourist season: the message will pass that the vast majority of the island of Elba is vaccinated as well as the staff of the accommodation facilities. therefore a message of a safe territory “.