The governing board of the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) on Monday approved a number of matters related to the continued recovery and restoration of the electrical generation, transmission and distribution systems.
In an emergency meeting Wednesday, the V.I. Water and Power Authority board secured financing for a street lighting and solar project and a refinancing that gives the authority an additional $3.5 million in federal Community Development Loan funding.
Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.
Starting Tuesday, Nov. 20, Grade All Heavy Equipment Inc. will begin work on this project.
Commissioner Nelson Petty Jr. said DPW has this tool as a means to deliver information to the public and was redesigned with the community in mind.
The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) has announced it is launching a series of post-hurricane projects in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and parts of the U.S. mainland.
At this time of year, many animals are stolen and slaughtered in the bush and are then sold to unsuspecting consumers who could be harmed.
On Wednesday, Nov. 14, the Board of Elections of the St. Thomas-St. John District and the St. Croix District counted the Provisional Ballots. The attached unofficial report with the updated contests is attached.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has notified VIPA of a new, permanent enrollment center for residents on St. Thomas and St. John to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card.
Lt. Gov. Osbert E. Potter encourages all business entities and trade name owners to comply with the franchise tax/annual report and renewal requirements before the end of 2018 to ensure that business entity status is active/in good standing or current in Catalyst.