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Free Rebuilding and Repair Advice on St. Thomas

Release date: 
April 16, 2018
Release Number: 
119

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – As Virgin Islanders repair and rebuild their hurricane-damaged homes, FEMA is offering free consultations and literature on making homes stronger and safer.

FEMA specialists will be on hand to answer questions and offer home-improvement guidance along with proven methods to prevent or reduce damage from future disasters. Most of the information and the free publications are tailored for do-it-yourself work and general contractors.

Advisors will be available at the following locations, dates and times:

Island

Location

Dates

Hours

St. Thomas

MSI Building Supplies

3814 Crown Bay

Charlotte Amalie

April 16 – 21

Mon. – Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sat. 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Find more information about strengthening property at https://www.fema.gov/protect-your-property

FEMA specialists can offer general guidance regarding flood-insurance. Flood insurance is an important part of hurricane preparedness. FEMA grants are not intended to cover all losses.

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FEMA’s mission is to support people before, during, and after disasters.

Follow us on social media at twitter.com/femaregion2 and www.facebook.com/FEMAUSVirginIslands.

 

Last Updated: 
April 16, 2018 - 10:46