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This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.

Charlotte Amalie Waterfront Groundbreaking Set for Tuesday, May 15

Gov. Kenneth Mapp said the Veterans Drive Improvement Project, which has been on the books for over 30 years, will transform the waterfront for both residents and visitors, making it both more pedestrian friendly and aesthetically pleasing.

June 15 Is SBA Deadline for Working Capital Loans to Private Non-Profit Organizations

PNPs located on St. Croix, St. John and St. Thomas are eligible to apply. Examples of eligible non-critical PNP organizations include, but are not limited to, food kitchens, homeless shelters, museums, libraries, community centers, schools and colleges.
Satellite view of Hurricane Irma taken at 10:15 a.m. AST.

Now Is the Time to Prepare for Upcoming Hurricane Season 2018

The V.I. Territorial Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency urge residents to start now to prepare.
VITEMA Director Mona Barnes. (Photo from Barnes' Facebook)

ALERT: VITEMA to Replace Emergency Notification System

The new emergency notification system for the U.S.V.I. will be called Alert VI instead of VI-Alert. It will be launched on Friday, May 11, and VI-Alert will no longer be used after May 31.

VITEMA to Launch New Website Friday, May 11

The new website will provide its users quick and easy access to essential emergency preparedness and response information.

SBA Deadlines to Apply for Working Capital Loans Are in June

SBA representatives at the SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Centers (DLOCs) can provide information about disaster loans, answer questions and help survivors complete their SBA application.
Attorney General Claude Walker (File photo)

DOJ’s Paternity and Child Support Division Now Offering Some Services at Nisky Office

As such, clients who want to make payments and contact case workers can do so at the Nisky Center offices as of May 7.

V.I. Taxi Cab Commission Launches Website

This website is one of many progressive actions needed to move the industry forward by offering 21st century transportation service for visitors and the local community.

Landlords Have Until June 1 to Sign Up for FEMA Repair Program

FEMA may have the property repaired by using a third-party contractor, or landlords may choose to complete the repairs using their own contractors once repairs and costs have been agreed upon.





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