Grove City COVID-19 Updates

All city facilities are open to the public.

Visitors fully vaccinated and unvaccinated must wear face coverings and check their temperature at the sanitizer and temperature station(s).

Anyone with symptoms of an illness may not enter a City facility.

Thank you.


View the Franklin County Public Health Mask Advisory effective Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021.

View the Ohio Department of Health Director’s Order effective Wednesday, June 2, 2021.


Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

The CDC public health recommendations and guiding principles for fully vaccinated people will be updated and expanded based on the level of community spread of SARS-CoV-2, the proportion of the population that is fully vaccinated and the rapidly evolving science on COVID-19 vaccines.

Visit the CDC Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People web page for full details.


Franklin County encourages all to protect your health by getting vaccinated, wearing a mask, avoiding larger gatherings and practicing social distancing. Schedule a vaccine appointment with Franklin County Public Health by calling 614-525-5225 or visiting the Franklin County Public Health Vaccination Scheduling web page.

Visit the Franklin County Public Health Public web page to view the May 24, 2021 update and for additional information.


State of Ohio Centralized Vaccination Scheduling Tool

View vaccine eligibility on the Ohio Department of Health Priority Populations Fact Sheet.

Eligibility is expanded to all individuals age 18 years of age and older. Federal Drug Administration emergency use authorization only allows those ages 16 and 17 to receive the Pfizer vaccine.

The State of Ohio gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov website serves as a singular location for individuals to confirm they are eligible to be vaccinated, identify nearby providers and schedule their vaccine appointments.

COTA//Plus will provide no-fare rides to vaccine sites. View and print the COTA Mobility Options information.

Each provider manages its own schedules and appointments. It is important to call or visit the website of a provider in advance to ensure the provider is conducting vaccinations at this time and to make arrangements to be vaccinated.

Name Address Phone Website
Giant Eagle Pharmacy #6526 2173 Stringtown Road 614-875-8591 https://www.gianteagle.com/covidvaccine
MCMG – Grove City Family Health 6024 Hoover Road 614-627-1889 https://www.mountcarmelmedicalgroup.com
Mount Carmel Medical Group, Grove City Stringtown Road 3667 Marlane Drive 614-627-1830 https://www.mountcarmelhealth.com
Walgreens Pharmacy 2110 Stringtown Road 614-277-1325 https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/vaccination/covid-19
Walmart 1693 Stringtown Road 614-539-8610 https://www.walmart.com/cp/flu-shots-immunizations/1228302

View the Vaccine Provider Location web page for a full list of providers.


View the State of Ohio COVID-19 Dashboard including recent preliminary data to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) about cases, hospitalizations and deaths in Ohio by selected demographics and county of residence. Find information regarding Pop-up Testing sites and more.

View the State of Ohio Revised Director’s Order for Social Distancing, Facial Coverings and Non-Congregating, effective April 7, 2021.


Franklin County and State of Ohio COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Franklin County and the State of Ohio are distributing safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines to those who choose to be vaccinated. As COVID-19 vaccines are granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the state will strategically and thoughtfully distribute the vaccines to those at greatest risk for severe disease in conjunction with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM).

View the Franklin County Public Health COVID-19 Vaccination Program webpage.

View the State of Ohio COVID-19 Vaccination Program webpage.

View the State of Ohio Vaccine Priority Populations and Vaccine Distribution Fact Sheet.

View the State of Ohio frequently asked questions regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.


View the State of Ohio COVID-19 Dashboard including recent preliminary data to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) about cases, hospitalizations and deaths in Ohio by selected demographics and county of residence. Find information regarding Pop-up Testing sites and more.


Please continue to monitor the following websites:


Volunteers are needed as the Grove City Food Pantry and Emergency Services moves from delivery to curbside pick-up.

Pantry volunteers will use a contact-free, load-and-go method when placing allocations into waiting vehicles. Volunteer shifts are Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Visit the Grove City Food Pantry and Emergency Services volunteer website to register.

Volunteers are essential to the success of Mid-Ohio Foodbank and Food Collective. There are countless ways you can make a difference – from sorting and packing groceries to contacting an elected official to discuss the importance of emergency food in our community.

Visit the Mid-Ohio Food Collective website to register.

Daily, 11 a.m. orientations are available for much-needed Meals-on-Wheels delivery volunteers! Forced by the coronavirus to close 40 dining centers feeding about 1,000 people daily, LifeCare Alliance continues to serve a growing number of home bound seniors and people with medical challenges. Visit the LifeCare Alliance Volunteer website to register.

In response to the COVID-19 epidemic, One Columbus has joined the Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio and OhioMeansJobs Columbus, Franklin County to help furloughed workers connect to businesses needing employees to continue vital services.

To learn more or register/participate in the event, visit the Ohio Means Jobs, Franklin County website, or call 614-559-5052 for details.

If you are looking for a job? Register for the Virtual Hiring Event on the OhioMeansJobs Columbus-Franklin County website.

The Central Ohio COVID-19 Resource Hub website is designed to help Central Ohio communities find resources and tools related to community services and operations during the COVID-19 community health situation.