The void and the doubts: what will become of the tokyo games??

The void and the doubts: what will become of the tokyo games??

The painful emptiness will once again become clear to the olympic world on friday.

Instead of kicking off the tokyo summer games with a magnificent opening ceremony as planned, the sport is struggling with the effects of the unprecedented olympics postponement to next year. The japanese hosts and the international olympic committee (ioc) around its president thomas bach cling to the hope of a timely end of the corona crisis for the 2021 games. But the doubts are huge.

Vaccination center kitzingen: capacity for 250 corona vaccinations per day

vaccination center kitzingen: capacity for 250 corona vaccinations per day

250 vaccinations a day – that’s what the new vaccination center in the district of kitzingen is supposed to be able to do. As district administrator tamara bischof informed the district committee, tenders are currently being invited for this purpose. The deadline for this ends next monday, after which it will be clear who the operator is. The center itself is to be completed by 15. December be ready. This would also be the early kick-off for the vaccination campaign in the district.

Two vaccinations per person

The vaccine is to be delivered in batches of 1000, so that it can then be vaccinated for four days. Two vaccinations per person were required, which was the real challenge according to the district administrator. In order to simplify the difficult logistics, there will also be a mobile vaccination team. This could then go to the old people’s homes, for example, so that the residents can save themselves the trip to the vaccination center.

A jewel for medbach

Right in the heart of the small hochstadt district of medbach, there is now "the most beautiful playground far and wide" – mayor gerald brehm (JL) – inviting medbach children to play.

On 21. In april, shortly after easter, construction work had begun, and now, after a good six months, everything is finished. Only the greeting and a round bench are still missing. The square in the center of the village became more attractive and it is not only a playground but also a festival place for the village community.

Strike again on thursday

Since there are still no signals from the employers or an offer to the employees in the public service, there will be a strike in bamberg this week as well. Tomorrow, thursday, the union verdi calls individual strike delegates from a wide range of businesses, services and communities to a strike meeting and rally at 10 a.M. At the gabelmann (gruner markt). "We want to make clear here the whole breadth of the public service and the public services", so doris stadelmeyer, district manager in upper franconia-west, in a press release from verdi. "These are the employees who are always there, not just at corona times. They ensure that our lives run smoothly in many functions, from care to refuse collection, from water and energy supply to street cleaning. For this they demand the appreciation they deserve."

Verdi demands, among other things, a 4.8 percent pay rise for federal and municipal public service employees, with a minimum of 150 euros per month for a period of twelve months.