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Seattle will use a UW-developed mapping tool to guide equitable vaccine distribution

Adele Thompson, left, with her husband Ryan, gets her Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccination at the Muckleshoot Health and Wellness Center which has a weekend vaccination operation set up, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021 in Auburn. The Thompsons are vaccinated as tribal employees/family members. Tribal members, government and business employees as well as members of their households have access to almost 3000 vaccines being distributed here. 216268

The city of Seattle will use a mapping tool created by the University of Washington to help it distribute COVID-19 vaccines more equitably, taking into account census and social data from communities.

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