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Vaccinations at Ford Field: Your Questions Answered by Protect MI Commission

March 25, 2021

Wednesday, March 31 at 1 p.m.

Hear from the State of Michigan’s Kerry Ebersole, leader of the Protect MI Commission, about the massive Ford Field operation to vaccinate Michiganders against the COVID-19 virus.

Ebersole will engage in a one-on-one discussion with Brad Williams, vice president of government relations at the Detroit Regional Chamber. Participants will have the option to submit questions during the discussion.

More Information on the Ford Field Clinic

Michiganders can now begin registering for the COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Ford Field in Detroit. The community vaccination site is set to officially open on March 24.

After the registration process is completed, people who have registered will receive an invitation either by voice or text when it’s their turn to schedule the appointment. Vaccine appointments will be scheduled a few days in advance.

The Ford Field site will operate from 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., seven days a week, for eight weeks under the federal government’s vaccination pilot program. The facility will be managed by the State of Michigan with support from FEMA, Wayne County, the City of Detroit, Ford Field, Meijer, Henry Ford Health System, and the Detroit Lions.

Three Options For Signing Up

  1. Online at
  2. Text EndCOVID to 75049
  3. Call the MDHHS COVID-19 Hotline at 888-535-6136 (press 1)
    Residents who don’t have access to the internet or need assistance navigating through the registration process can use the MDHHS COVID-19 Hotline to register. Call Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is expected that the call center will have long wait times, so calling is recommended only for people who cannot register online or by text.

Stay tuned for upcoming COVID-19 Town Hall announcements