Jackson Invites Public to Meeting on V.I. Carnival Plans

St. Thomas Carnival – May 2, 2015. (Credit: David Knight Jr.)

Sen. Myron D. Jackson, chairman of the Committee on Culture and Planning, invites the public to attend or stay tuned to the next scheduled meeting at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 25, at Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall on St. Thomas.

The purpose of the meeting is to receive testimony on plans for the upcoming 2019 Virgin Islands Carnival. Access to the meeting will be available via Legit TV on Channel 26, on the Facebook page at U.S. Virgin Islands Legislature or on livestream via www.legvi.org.

Invited testifiers include:
• Halvor E. Hart III, Executive Director
Virgin Islands Carnival Committee
• Jason K. Marsh, Acting Commissioner
Virgin Islands Police Department
• Adrian Taylor, Interim Executive Director
Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority
• Avery Lewis, St. Thomas-Water Island Administrator
Office of the Governor
• Kenneth Blake, Chair
Virgin Islands Carnival Committee
• Joseph Boschulte, Commissioner Nominee
Department of Tourism
• Jenifer O’Neal, Director Nominee
Office of Management and Budget