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Senator Blyden’s Office Hours on St. John to Begin March 6

Office hours will be held on the first and third Wednesday of each month from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

U.S.V.I. to Participate in CARIB WAVE Tsunami Warning Exercise on March 14

“The U.S. Virgin Islands are located in a seismically active region, prone to earthquakes and tsunamis,” said Acting VITEMA Director Denise Lewis. “With the recent increase in seismic activity in the region, it is clear that U.S. Virgin Islands residents must prepare now, rather than later.”

Absentee Ballot Applications Due by March 15 for March 30 Special Election

People must apply before March 15 for an absentee ballot that must be mailed off island. This requirement is mandated to coordinate the timely delivery of your ballot with the United States Postal System.
Albert Bryan

Bryan to Attend National Governors Association in D.C.

Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. will travel to Washington D.C. on Thursday for a week of meetings with senior White House officials and members of Congress and to attend the annual winter meeting of the National Governors Association (NGA).

RNC Announces COA Team for 2020 Convention, Appoints Virgin Islander

McDaniel has named Jevon O.A. Williams as a member of the committee. Williams is the Republican caucus leader on the V.I. Board of Elections and the party's RNC national committeeman.

VIPD Increases Enforcement for Unregistered Vehicles, Unlicensed Drivers

The V.I. Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) advises the motoring public to contact it to get the information necessary to register their vehicles and to apply for a U.S.V.I. driver’s license.

Government Agencies Working Together to Expedite Contractor Invoices

The Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority and VITEMA in conjunction with FEMA are expediting outstanding payments due to contractors working on the territory’s FEMA Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power (STEP) program.

Tourism Chief Reports Airlines Upbeat About U.S.V.I.

The airlines serving the territory are satisfied with their route performance and some are looking forward to increasing capacity to the islands in the months ahead.

This Week’s Senate Calendar

Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.
A pollworker hels a voter log in at the Lockhart polling site. (April Knight photo)

Board of Elections to Conduct Poll Worker Training

The St. Thomas-St John District Committee of the Board of Elections will conduct poll worker training in the Elections System Conference Room at 9200 Lockhart Garden.





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