As Richmond, California begins the COVID vaccine rollout, some are less than thrilled with their options. However, many residents urge the community to get vaccinated in spite of the risks. “If the community can take the vaccine they should. They should feel OK knowing the benefits they will receive will outweigh the side effects,” says Oli Diaz, a Lifelong Richmond health promoter. To read more about Richmond’s vaccine plan, visit the Richmond Pulse.