FEMA Commits Nearly $1 Billion to Replace Roy Lester Schneider Hospital
A commitment of $928.7 million to demolish and replace Roy Lester Schneider Hospital on St. Thomas marks a milestone in FEMA’s collaboration with the territory to rebuild the healthcare infrastructure across the U.S. Virgin Islands damaged during hurricanes Irma and Maria in September 2017.
Disaster Recovery Director Adrienne L. Williams-Octalien discusses the recent $1.1 billion federal boost to the Virgin Islands’ recovery efforts. Click below to watch as host Leslie Comissiong explores what this means for the territory’s critical recovery projects.
SRMC Hosts Groundbreaking for Charlotte Kimelman Cancer Institute
On November 4th, Governor Albert Bryan Jr., members of the 35th Legislature, Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett, officials from the Government of the Virgin Islands, and the community gathered to celebrate the groundbreaking for the reconstruction of CKCI.
The website for the Office of Disaster Recovery was first launched in August 2019 just six months after the office opened in February. The site has seen several changes since its inception. Today you are seeing what has been in development for several months, and we are excited about the new updates. Everyone on our team, serving in their capacities, has worked to see these additions to completion.
The Virgin Islands Office of Disaster Recovery’s Priority Projects Page provides the status of critical infrastructure projects across the Territory and establishes a continuous point of information to the general public.