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Judicial Branch Releases Holiday Schedule Through Jan. 18

On the designated dates and times that the employees of the judiciary have been granted administrative leave, all filings will continuously be accepted through the previously approved methods.

EDC Schedules Public Hearing, Governing Board Decision Meeting for Oct. 29

At the public hearing, the board of directors will hear presentations and consider applications from representatives of The Buccaneer Inc. and Ferrer LLC.
Government House, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas (Shutterstock image)

Administrative Leave Approved for All Government Employees on Election Day

When D. Hamilton Jackson Day falls on a Sunday, as occurs this year, the governor has the discretion to grant administrative leave on the following Monday

Bryan Signs Bills Extending State of Emergency, Authorizing Purchase of St. Croix Property

The 33rd Legislature passed Bill No. 33-0424 on Oct. 6 authorizing an extension until Dec. 8 to the state of emergency that the governor declared in March as the COVID-19 pandemic began to spread throughout the territory.
Voters fill in their ballots at the Gladys Abraham Elementary School Polling site inside UVI's Sports and Fitness Center.

Early Voting Concludes With Record Setting Numbers

Electors who were unable to cast their ballot early can cast their ballot on Election Day, scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 3.
Government House in Christiansted. (Kelsey Nowakowski photo)

Government House on the Air in October

Governor Albert Bryan Jr. encourages residents in the community to tune in and call in with questions, ideas or comments.

Senate Calendars for Two Weeks: Oct. 26 – Nov. 6, 2020

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week and next week.

USVI Embraces Innovative Travel Screening Portal as Tourism Engine Restarts

The V.I. Department of Tourism is confident that its latest strategic partnerships with national media and travel sellers to welcome travelers back to the USVI are already yielding encouraging returns for the territory.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Reviews FY2020 Border Enforcement in PR, USVI

Since 2017, CBP components in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands have had increases in the narcotics and currency seized.

FEMA Awards DOH $1.8M for Phase I Redevelopment of Old Mental Health and Clinical...

The Office of Disaster Recovery has announced the obligation of $1,837,783 to the Department of Health for the demolition of the old mental health building and interior renovations to its clinical buildings on St. Thomas.

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