Jerome Sheridan officially joined the Port Authority on Aug. 19, as the its new airport manager. He is responsible for the overall management and operation of both the Cyril E. King Airport and the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport.
Sen. Javan E. James Sr. met with Commissioner Joseph Boschulte to discuss creating a focus group at the Department of Tourism to develop creative ideas about promoting sports tourism in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Kashief Hamilton and Randolph Donovan Jr. were homored recently for rescuing a wheelchair-bound cruise passenger who accidentally fell off the WICO dock on St. Thomas last week.
Here’s what’s on tap at the V.I. Legislature this week.
DLCA informs the public that its office located at 8201 Sub Base, Suite 1, St. Thomas, will resume normal hours of operation beginning Monday, Aug. 19.
Fire Service Director Daryl George said he expects the repairs at Schneider Medical Center will take a few weeks to complete, and during that time, St. Thomas EMS will continue to operate out of the Omar Brown Fire Station.
In her capacity as chief of staff, attorney Carbon will be responsible for the overall management and operations of the office under the direction of the lieutenant governor.
VITEMA is offering free Community Emergency Response Team training to the public on all three islands in August, equipping interested community volunteers with the necessary tools to assist governmental response in a time of crisis.
Camp trainers and facilitators are provided by the Virgin Islands Police Department and the Virgin Islands National Guard.
Agenda items included disaster recovery, TEFRA/Rebasing of Medicaid and Medicare, healthcare, summer maintenance at the Department of Education, federal funding for workforce development and crime.