The Office of Disaster Recovery (ODR) and the Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (VIHFA), in collaboration with WTJX-TV Channel 12 (WTJX), has announced the broadcast of the June episode of “Recovery in Focus” to air at 8 p.m., Thursday, June 25.
Guests for this month’s episode are Daryl Griffith, VIHFA executive director; Nelson Petty Jr., commissioner of the Department of Public Works; and Jomo McClean, Department of Public Works (DPW) highway program manager.
This month’s show features a 60-minute format to allow for more in-depth discussion, additional project updates and community involvement.
Williams-Octalien hosts the June episode, which includes input from residents on the condition, status and most pressing issues facing road projects in the territory.
Griffith provides the most recent information on the EnVIsion Tomorrow Program and other Community Block Grant Disaster Recovery Program (CDBG-DR) initiatives. Petty and McClean discuss updates on territorial road projects and the Paul E. Joseph Stadium in Frederiksted, St. Croix.
WTJX will share the broadcast on Channel 12, and online on www.facebook.com/WTJX wtjx.org/livestream/ and the PBS app, which can be viewed via TV streaming devices such as Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Firestick, etc., as well as on smart devices.
“Recovery in Focus” premiered in March and will continue to provide viewers with the most recent developments in the Office of Disaster Recovery’s five priority areas: hospitals, schools, roads, housing and power, as well as other critical projects that impact the daily lives of residents. A new episode of “Recovery in Focus” will air on the last Thursday of every month.