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Free Rebuilding and Repair Advice on St. Thomas

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May 7, 2018
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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:





St. Thomas

Sherwin Williams

3293 Contant Suite 118

St. Thomas, VI 00802

May 5-May 13


Mon. – Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sat. 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.


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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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Last Updated: 
May 7, 2018 - 10:19