COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Locations 09.01.21

Schedule a vaccine appointment with the Health Department - call (785)229-3530.

**Moderna vaccines have only been approved those 18 years of age and older.
Pfizer vaccines have only been approved for those 12 years of age and older.**

  1. Flu Shot Clinic - Ottawa 2021

    Flu Shot Drive-Thru Clinic - Wednesday 9.29.21

    The Franklin County Health Department will be administering Flu vaccines during a drive-thru clinic next Wednesday, September 23rd, from 3 to 6pm in Forest Park. We hope to see you there!
  2. Road Closed

    Attention: Road Closed 3800 to 3900 Utah Terrace

    The 3800 to 3900 section of Utah Terrace will be closed until further notice while Public Works crews conduct ditch work in the area. We apologize for the inconvenience.
  3. Railroad

    Attention: Upcoming Railroad Crossing Closures

    Beginning Monday, August 30th, BNSF will begin work in Wellsville, KS moving south to Emporia, KS. Read on...
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    Historic Franklin County Courthouse Painted

    The Historic Franklin County Courthouse recently received a fresh facelift! The exterior trim, stairs, and clock tower received a fresh coat of paint in the last few weeks. We hope you’ll stop by and take a look the next time you are in downtown Ottawa.
  5. Pfizer

    FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine

    The FDA has given full approval for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 16 and over. The vaccine continues to be available for ages 12 - 15 under an emergency use authorization. Additional Info...
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    Quarantine Guidance - As of 08.20.21

    With several upcoming large events, the Franklin County Health Department would like to share guidance for quarantining after a known exposure to COVID-19. Franklin County has continued to follow guidance from both the CDC and KHDE. Read on...
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    Franklin County Budget Hearings

    All Franklin County taxing entities will be holding their fiscal year 2022 Budget Hearings over the next couple of months. Read on...