Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.
The Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) will deploy a detachment of military police next week. Yellow Ribbon Farewell Ceremonies are scheduled for the 661st Military Police Detachment on Oct. 18 on St. Thomas and on Oct. 20 on St. Croix.
The community is invited to attend.
Paperwork held up putting the Cruz Bay I and the Red Hook I ferries into permanent service, Public Works Commissioner Darryl Smalls said, but he’s hopeful they’ll be under way by the end of October.READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
WAPA crews have responded to a request for help from the Anguilla Electric Company Ltd. to help restore electrical service in the wake of Hurricane Gonzalo.READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
At 9 a.m. April 22, Coral World Ocean Park, Coki Beach Dive Club, The Young Professional Network and community volunteers will join in the Reef Alliance for Earth Day events and clean up Water Bay and Coki Beach. Volunteer divers and snorkelers will meet at Coki Beach Dive Club. Available equipment will be provided free of charge as well as bottles of water. Land volunteers will meet in the Coral World parking area. A barbecue lunch will be provided for the volunteers as well as free admission to Coral World Ocean Park for the remainder of the day. Anyone send an e-mail to Erica Palmer at firstname.lastname@example.org.