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Charlotte Amalie
Thursday, October 1, 2020

Local government

DOE Asks Public to Take Part in Online Survey on Pressing Issues

The Virgin Islands Department of Education’s (VI DOE) State Office of Curriculum and Instruction invites the community to participate in an online survey that requests feedback on pressing educational issues and how the United States Department of Education’s Comprehensive Centers can provide assistance to address those issues.

Entrance Exams Scheduled for Police, Correctional Officers

The Division of Personnel (DOP) has announced the police officer and correction officer examination dates. Sign-up period is Aug. 1-12; testing dates are Sept. 12-16.

Lieutenant Governor Warns Consumers of Online Job Search Scam

Scammers are targeting Virgin Islands job seekers and offering opportunities for employment in exchange for payment before obtaining the job.

VITEMA Offers Hurricane Awareness Course to the General Public

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) is hosting four hurricane awareness courses for anyone interested in learning about hazards associated with hurricanes and how to prepare.

DOH Has Money to Distribute for Substance Abuse Programs

The Department of Health (DOH) has money to distribute to various organizations in order to create substance abuse relief and awareness/prevention programs, in the areas of underage drinking, prescription drug use, and suicide among veterans and their family members. This is an opportunity for organizations to receive more money and funding.

Mapp Appoints Moorhead as Secretary General of Inter-V.I. Council

Gov. Kenneth Mapp has announced that Shelley Moorhead, special advisor for external affairs, has been appointed to fill the position of secretary general to the Inter-Virgin Islands Council (IVIC).

U.S. Virgin Islands Launches Family Reunion Promotion

The Virgin Islands Department of Tourism is encouraging Virgin Islanders living outside the territory to come back home to reunite with their loved ones.

DLCA to Host Forums for Consumer Awareness for Hurricane Season

The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (DLCA) will partner with various agencies such as the Department of Health (DOH) and Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Authority (VITEMA) in addition to retail organizations to promote “All Hazards Awareness” in order to prepare the public this hurricane season.

Early Voting for Primary Election 2016 Set for July 26-31

The Election System of the U.S. Virgin Islands informs all registered voters that early voting will be available for Primary Election 2016. Voting will be conducted at the system's offices in each district.

Early Voting Set for July 26-31; Ballot Counters Needed

The Election System of the U.S. Virgin Islands informs all registered voters that early voting will be available for Primary Election 2016. The District Board of Elections is seeking high school graduates and college students to assist with the counting of ballots from Aug. 6 through Aug. 16.





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