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The East Palo Alto City Council on Thursday will host a special study session with San Mateo County leaders and health officials to discuss COVID-19 vaccine rollout, testing and contact tracing.

The session takes place at 6 p.m. via Zoom at

Speakers include Justin Mates, San Mateo County’s deputy county manager; Luisa Buada, CEO of the Ravenswood Family Health Center; and Dr. Anand Chabra, San Mateo County Health COVID-19 mass vaccination section chief.

People can sign up to speak at the meeting by Thursday at 5:45 p.m. by visiting

The session will include presentations from speakers and an opportunity for members of the public and councilmembers to ask questions.

A meeting agenda and further details will be posted at