FAA Grants to USVI

Press Release For Immediate Release Date: 09/30/2019 Contact: Kathleen Bergen Phone: (404) 305-5100 Email: Kathleen.Bergen@faa.gov WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Department will award $157 million in airport infrastructure grants to 34 airports in 19 states, plus the U.S. Virgin Islands. This is the sixth allotment of the total …

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The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) provided an update on port operations in the territory following the passage of Tropical Storm Karen: • The U.S. Coast Guard has reopened all seaports in the U.S. Virgin Islands. All maritime and seaplane operations will resume. • VIPA reminds the public that the Harmony of the Seas has …

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Governor Albert Bryan Jr. announced that he is closing the Government of the Virgin Islands at noon on Monday, September 23 as Tropical Storm Karen makes its approach to the Territory. The Governor ordered that all non-essential employees be dismissed at noon so they can make preparations for the storm’s impact on the Territory. All …

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The Virgin Islands Department of Public Works will distribute sandbags tomorrow, September 23rd which will allow residents an opportunity to safely prepare homes ahead of Tropical Storm Karen. Distribution locations are: St. Croix • Department of Public Works, Anna’s Hope • Department of Public Works, Mars Hill • Grove Place Fire Station • Cotton Valley …