The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) through the Public Assistance Program has approved funding in the amount of $19 million to the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) for State Management Costs.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, through the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program, recently awarded $664,316 to the Virgin Islands Fire Service for the Herbert L. Canegata Fire Station Wind Retrofit Project.
VIHFA Receives Second Tranche of HUD Recovery Funding
Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority Executive Director Daryl Griffith announces that the grant agreement for the second allocation of Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery funding was fulfilled.
Governor Albert Bryan Jr. announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded the Territory $232,919,518 in federal funding to use to cover costs of the Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority’s Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power Pilot Program (STEP).
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, through the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program, recently awarded $285,250 to the Virgin Islands Police Department for the Leander Jurgen Command Hurricane Wind Retrofit Project.
Have you considered a career change, moving back to the territory, or are you a recent college graduate looking for a new and challenging first job. Well, maybe the Office of Disaster Recovery or its partners in the recovery can help.
Governor Albert Bryan Jr., Office of Disaster Recovery Director Adrienne L. Williams-Octalien and Virgin Islands Emergency Management Agency Director Daryl Jaschen met with Federal Emergency Management Agency Acting Administrator Peter Gaynor and FEMA’s U. S. Virgin Islands Recovery Director Jacquelyn Heyliger to expedite major recovery projects in the Territory tied to health, roads, power, housing, and schools.
In a joint press conference at Government House in Christiansted, St. Croix. Governor Albert Bryan Jr, Office of Disaster Recovery’s Director Adrienne Williams-Octalien and Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority’s Executive Director Daryl Griffith announced the selection of 29 local general contractors who will be part of the Envision Tomorrow Homeowner and Rental Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Program.
Within the Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority serves as the center of coordination for the anticipated $8 billion of federal funding over the next few years to support recovery efforts from the 2017 Hurricanes Irma and Maria.