BOSTON (CBS) – Uber and Lyft will now give you a free ride to a vaccination clinic if you need one.
President Joe Biden announced the ride-sharing companies’ plan Tuesday as part of his push to get 70-percent of adults across the country at least one shot by July 4th.READ MORE: Statue Of Celtics Great Bob Cousy To Be Unveiled In Worcester Friday
Riders can use the Uber or Lyft app to select a vaccination site near them, redeem their ride, and then go to the clinic for free.READ MORE: Man Tried To Abduct 16-Year-Old Girl In Falmouth, Police Say
The White House said the feature will launch in the next two weeks and run until July 4.MORE NEWS: Lawmakers, State Leaders Fight Over Drawing Precinct Lines
The Biden Administration also announced that community colleges will host vaccination sites for students, staff and local communities throughout May and June.