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Passengers crowd into the Cyril E. King Airport Thursday to get the first fights out. (V.I. Port Authority photo)
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg addresses hurricane recovery just days after the September hurricanes blasted the territory. With him are, from left, Gov. Kenneth Mapp, St Croix native and NBA star Tim Duncan, and Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter.
From Left, first-place winner Kayniah Florence, second place Abigail Valery, and third place winner Jaliyah Clarke. Source photo by Elisa McKay)
Passengers crowd into the Cyril E. King Airport Thursday to get the first fights out. (V.I. Port Authority photo)
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg addresses hurricane recovery just days after the September hurricanes blasted the territory. With him are, from left, Gov. Kenneth Mapp, St Croix native and NBA star Tim Duncan, and Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter.
From Left, first-place winner Kayniah Florence, second place Abigail Valery, and third place winner Jaliyah Clarke. Source photo by Elisa McKay)
Smoke billows on Sunday afternoon from a fire at the Anguilla Landfill, adjacent to the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport on St. Croix. (Source photo by Susan Ellis)

*Update – Reopened * Anguilla Landfill Closed Due to Fire for Seventh Time in...

The Anguilla Landfill is on fire again, according to a release from the Waste Management Authority. The Waste Management Authority advises the public and all haulers that landfill operations have been temporarily suspended.

Senators Criticize Carambola Sale, Want More Experienced GERS Board

The Senate Committee on Government Operations, Consumer Affairs, Energy, Environment and Planning OK’d a bill Thursday that would require board members of the Government Employees Retirement System to have greater financial expertise.

Comprehensive Land and Water Use Plan Could Finally Be Coming

A long awaited and heavily debated comprehensive land and water use plan for the territory may be on the horizon after decades of discussion and controversy.

WMA Plans Anguilla Landfill Closure at Annual Meeting

The board of the V.I. Waste Management Authority Thursday started a weekend annual meeting discussing plans to shut down the St. Croix Anguilla Landfill in the next two years. In 2018, the federal government ordered the landfill to close.
Wayne Biggs, the EDA’s assistant chief executive officer and tax expert Erika Kellerhals of Kellerhals, Ferguson, Kroblin testify at Senate Wednesday. (V.I. Legislature photo)

Senators Move to Limit Hiring Requirements for Specialized V.I. Tax Breaks

The coming of the International Private Bank to St. Croix was an economic boom for the town of Christiansted, and senators expressed hope that by clarifying the Economic Development Authority’s regulations they can bring in more entities like it.
At a news conference where the territory street naming project was discussed, Shayla Solomon introduces Lt. Gov. Tregenza Roach, SIA Director Chris George and director of Corporations and Trademarks Denise Johannes. (Source photo by Susan Ellis)

Street Naming Moving Forward; Street Signs Coming

Streets in Frederiksted and Charlotte Amalie have been named or renamed, and within the next year and a half it is possible that street signs will pop up throughout the territory, the director of Lt. Gov. Tregenza Roach’s Street Addressing Initiative said.

NLRB takes V.I. Casino Control Commission to Court

The federal authority charged with overseeing labor relations between employers and their workers is asking a court to declare that the Virgin Islands Casino Control Commission cannot interfere with unionized workers or their collective bargaining rights.

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