Los Angeles County is in the midst of a massive coronavirus vaccination campaign, including determining that restaurant workers will join the list of essential workers such as those who work in grocery stores, food service and agricultural jobs.
The LA Eater website reported on the development:
There has been much confusion about vaccinations for restaurant workers over the past several weeks, particularly after California Governor Gavin Newsom announced an age-based system for future vaccines. However, state (and now local) officials have maintained that the age-based system won’t go into effect until later stages, meaning essential workers are still at the top of the current list for being vaccinated in LA County.
Ultimately, each county is responsible for much of the rollout surrounding the vaccines, which has led to issues of scarcity and oversupply (chaos, really, at times) in different areas, and a wealth of questions about who can be