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COVID-19 vaccination clinic inside Montreal’s Olympic Stadium to shut down
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COVID-19 vaccination clinic inside Montreal’s Olympic Stadium to shut down

The COVID-19 vaccination clinic inside Montreal’s Olympic Stadium is set to close next week even as the province deals with a “spicy cocktail” of respiratory viruses. The city’s east-end regional health authority announced the decision Wednesday, citing the “stabilization of the epidemiological situation and changing demands for the COVID-19 vaccine.”The Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de l’Est-de-l’Île-de-Montréal (CIUSSS) said in a statement that the clinic on Pierre-De Coubertin Ave. will shut down at noon on Nov. 25.The Olympic Stadium was first a novel coronavirus testing centre, where a drive-thru clinic opened in October 2020 in preparation for the winter season. When the province began its mass vaccination campaign in early 2021, the stadium be...