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VIPA Releases Airports and Ports Hurricane Recovery Plans

The Virgin Islands Port Authority’s (VIPA) goal for the New Year is to restore and rebuild its facilities damaged by hurricanes Irma and Maria...

Josephine’s Greens Return to Market

Discerning shoppers at Starfish Market on St. John were thrilled this week to see the first delivery of Josephine’s Greens since Hurricane Irma. “I’m so...

WAPA Bills Being Received Now Are For Pre-Hurricane Service; Post-Hurricane Service Bills Will Be...

As the Virgin Islands Water & Power Authority’s restoration efforts continue, with each island now more than 90% reenergized, WAPA reminded customers on Tuesday...

Last Day to Visit the Coral Bay DRC Is Saturday, Jan. 13

The last day to visit Coral Bay Disaster Recovery Center at the Town & Country Building on St. John is Saturday, Jan. 13. Six DRCs...

Deadline Looms for Sunken and Stranded Boats

The deadline for self-salvaging sunken and stranded boats in territorial waters is January 22, according to Jacob DiPaola, the chief deputy branch director of...

Gallows Point Exec Tells of Quick Recovery

CRUZ BAY -- As the winter tourist season rolled onto St. John in 2017, there was one resort ready to welcome its guests. The...

VINP Extends Deadline to Remove Storm Anchor Gear in Hurricane Hole

Virgin Islands National Park Acting Superintendent Darrell Echols has extended the deadline for mariners to remove their storm anchor gear from Hurricane Hole to...

Limited Access in Lameshur Area for Two Weeks

According to Virgin Islands National Park, lineman will be installing power poles and line in the Lameshur area over the next two weeks. In the...

WAPA Reports 99% Power Restoration on St. John

Restoration work continued across the territory last week with service restored to an additional 1,762 customers since January 1. Restoration levels now stand at...

January 8 Is Deadline for Survivors to Register for FEMA and SBA

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) encourages survivors affected by hurricanes Irma and Maria to register before the Jan. 8 deadline for disaster assistance....