Annual ‘School Bus Express Program’ provides students with free vaccinations

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Newark is working to make sure all children returning to school get their vaccinations done on time.

Mayor Rak Baraka announced the start of the 2018 "School Bus Express Program."

From Aug. 20 until Sept. 15, families can get their children vaccinated for free to provide proof of immunization to their schools.

The annual program is also extending its Thursday evening and Saturday hours to help parents who work during the day.

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