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March 12, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will complete collection of vegetative and construction/demolition debris from roadside rights-of-way in St. John and St. Thomas...
March 9, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) announced Friday that electricity had been restored to all eligible customers in the territory. In the wake of...
March 8, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) has appointed Pastor Gary Moore to serve as Voluntary Agency Liaison.Pastor Moore will work with the...
March 6, 2018
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.Starting March...
March 2, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – The federal program that provides emergency prescription assistance for uninsured disaster survivors has been extended through March 14 at the territory’s request.  Virgin...
March 2, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – Roads have been cleared of debris. Electricity is flowing. Stores are open. Students are in school.Six months after hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated St. Thomas, St....
February 28, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands—Disaster Recovery Centers have closed, but Virgin Islanders who have questions for FEMA can find answers with a phone call or a few mouse clicks.Survivors can call FEMA toll...
February 28, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands—As Virgin Islanders repair or rebuild their hurricane-damaged homes, FEMA is offering free consultations and literature on making homes stronger and safer.Starting Feb. 28,...
February 22, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – Disaster Recovery Centers will close permanently on Feb. 27. At the same locations, they will reopen the following day, Feb. 28, as Emergency Home Repairs VI Walk-In...
February 16, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a household hazardous waste drop-off for residents of St. Croix Friday and Saturday, Feb. 16 and 17.The event will be...