Monthly Report – July 2019

Monthly Report – July 2019

The July 2019 Monthly Report contains status updates of projects during that month, as well as news on planning, policy and communications. A brief summary of the report: There are four projects in the planning phase, three in the procurement phase and eight in the...
West End Ferry Terminal

West End Ferry Terminal

WEST END FERRY TERMINAL BACKGROUND The ferry terminal at West End was the busiest sea port in the Virgin Islands prior to the 2017 hurricanes: 40% of all arrivals into the Territory cleared in through West End. The destruction of the terminal has therefore affected...
Marine Survey

Marine Survey

marine survey BACKGROUND The seas surrounding the Virgin Islands are an invaluable natural resource. Besides being the ‘sailing capital of the world’ there are potential economic opportunities that could be exploited in our waters, as well as resources that require...
Repair to homes

Repair to homes

Repair homes BACKGROUND With so much of the housing stock damaged or destroyed by the hurricanes, the Ministry of Health and Social Development launched the Housing Recovery Programme to provide grants, loans and funding to help vulnerable families rebuild their...