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ALERT: LBJ Pump Station Temporarily Off-Line; Sewage Overflowing

The LBJ Pump Station went off-line due to mechanical failure of the auxiliary diesel pump Thursday morning, causing an overflowing manhole in the Christiansted area.

VIWMA Temporarily Not Accepting Green Waste at Anguilla Landfill

The Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority will temporarily not accept green waste at the St. Croix Transfer Station and Anguilla Landfill.

U.S.V.I. Economic Development Authority to Receive Disaster Recovery Advocate of the Year Award

USVIEDA will be awarded the 2018 Disaster Recovery Advocate of the Year Award this week by Florida's Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Export Center.

DOE Encourages Public to Help Promote School Bus Safety

As motorists traverse the territory’s roadways, Owen Hennemann and Laverne Cannonier-Hill, school bus safety field inspectors in the St. Croix and St. Thomas-St. John districts, respectively, ask residents to consider ways they can help keep students safe.
Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett

Community Event to Aim at Connecting Residents With Federal Agencies

The first One-Stop-Federal-Resource community event is slated for Thursday, Oct. 25, at Tutu Park Mall.

This Week’s Senate Calendar

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

Veterans Prepare for Parades to Commemorate World War I, Honor JROTC Instructors

Any past JROTC instructors, who are willing to be a part of the Veterans Day Parade in either district, are encouraged to call the V.I. Office of Veterans by Oct. 22. Any visiting military or para-military organizations wishing to be a part of the parade may do so by first contacting the V.I. Office of Veterans Affairs.
Passengers crowd into the Cyril E. King Airport Thursday to get the first fights out. (V.I. Port Authority photo)

ALERT: VIPA to Conduct Simulated Emergency Drill at King Airport, Oct. 23

The drill is conducted to test the viability of the airport’s emergency response plan.

Board of Elections to Conduct Public Testing of Voting Machines on Oct. 12

Early Voting is scheduled to begin on Monday, Oct. 15, and concludes on Monday, Oct. 29. Voting hours are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

DOA to Hold Events Promoting WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

The Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture’s Marketing Division received $77,000 in grant funding to develop the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Farmers Market Nutrition Program in the territory.

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ELECTION DAY - for folks taking part in early voting. The lobby and the halls of the Election System filled up as soon as the doors swung open Monday.
Early voting has been popular among ballot casters since it began locally in 2014. The process continues until Oct. 29 on St. Thomas and St. Croix from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
On St. John early voting takes place Oct. 20 to Oct. 23, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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ELECTION DAY - for folks taking part in early voting. The lobby and the halls of the Election System filled up as soon as the doors swung open Monday.
Early voting has been popular among ballot casters since it began locally in 2014. The process continues until Oct. 29 on St. Thomas and St. Croix from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
On St. John early voting takes place Oct. 20 to Oct. 23, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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