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.
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.
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.