Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility



“The Press Box” to Focus on Recovery Progress
At Five-Year Anniversary of Hurricanes Irma and Maria

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS — Next week’s episode of “The Press Box” will look at the status of the Territory’s recovery from the back-to-back hurricanes of 2017 – Irma and Maria – and will air at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 6 – the five-year anniversary of Hurricane Irma’s direct hit on the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Guests for the program will be Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority CEO Andrew Smith; Darryl Smalls, Executive Director of the Territorial Hospital Redevelopment Team; Lydia Pelle, Chief Operating Officer of the V.I. Housing Authority; and V.I. Office of Disaster Recovery Director Adrienne Williams-Octalien.

The program will be broadcast live on TV Channel 27 and livestreamed at the Government House Facebook page at