Tuesday, February 20, 2018 4:55 am Last modified: 2:25 am

Hurricane Recovery

FEMA Launches Hurricane Recovery Facebook Page for USVI

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has launched the FEMA U.S. Virgin Islands Facebook page to provide facts and resources to hurricane survivors.
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Gov. Kenneth Mapp updates the news media Friday on progress in the territory's hurricane recovery. (Jamie Leonard photo)

V.I. to Have Almost 500 Linemen Restoring Power; Cruise Ships to Return Nov. 11

Speaking at a Friday news conference, Gov. Kenneth Mapp said that by the end of October the U.S. Virgin Islands will have almost 500 linemen working in the territory to restore power.
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Road Improvements to Begin Soon on St. Thomas

Road work will soon commence in Scott Free, Drake’s Seat and Crown Bay on St. Thomas. Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp signed-off on contracts that were finalized last week.
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Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp

Mapp: ‘We Are at the U.S. Government’s Mercy’ for $5.5 Billion Repair Bill

The V.I. government estimates the cost to rebuild the U.S. Virgin Islands' infrastructure after last month’s two devastating Category 5 hurricanes at $5.5 billion dollars, Gov. Kenneth Mapp said Thursday in a letter to Congress.
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Consider (Advertising With) the Source

When hurricanes hit, the rumors fly like the galvanized roofing and solar panels. Without an authoritative Source of information, these rumors swirl and create confusion and panic.
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