Water Distribution Network Power Restored

Wednesday, 3 May 2023 - 8:40am

The Water and Sewerage Department’s water distribution network’s power service has been restored following disruptions over the weekend that left many residents without water.

Power Outages Cause Disruption To Water Supply

Monday, 1 May 2023 - 1:27pm

Acting Director of the Water and Sewerage Department, Mr. Brian Davis is reassuring residents along the Blackburn Highway from Baugher’s Bay to Paraquita Bay; and parts of Road Town that efforts are being made to restore their water supply.

Main Water Distribution Pipe Leak Caused Water Outage

Saturday, 22 April 2023 - 10:15am

A leak in a main water distribution pipe that resulted in a widespread water outage was identified and repaired on Friday, April 21.

Portion Of James Walter Francis Drive Road Closed April 22

Friday, 21 April 2023 - 9:30pm

The public is advised that a portion of the James Walter Francis drive, eastbound lane, in the vicinity of Treasure Isle, will be closed on Saturday, April 22 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

45 Persons Trained In Career Development Programme

Tuesday, 28 March 2023 - 10:15am

Forty-five (45) persons have been trained for the Registration Apprenticeship Training Employment and Development (RATED) programme designed to foster competitiveness in the labour market and to promote career development.

Toshiba Makes Courtesy Call To Ministry Of Works

Tuesday, 28 February 2023 - 2:46pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Communications and Works, Honourable Kye M. Rymer is featured as he welcomed the Chairperson and Managing Director for Toshiba Water Solutions Private Limited (India), Mr. Hiroaki Kobayashi on Monday, February 27.

Statement By Honourable Kye M. Rymer On The East End/Long Look Sewerage Project

Friday, 10 February 2023 - 4:31pm

Madam Speaker, I am pleased to provide an update on the progress of work at the Burt Point Waste Water Treatment Plant.

Madam Speaker, as Honourable Members and the members of the public would recall, one of the major problems that the Government inherited when we took office in was the poor state of the sewerage infrastructure in several parts of the Territory, including in and around the Capital of Road Town.

Drakes Highway Water Interruption February 2-3

Wednesday, 1 February 2023 - 4:59pm

Residents and businesses along Drake’s Highway from Nanny Cay to the BVI Electricity Corporation in Pockwood Pond are notified that the public water service will be temporarily interrupted on Thursday, February 2 and Friday, February 3 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily.

Water And Sewerage Collections Partially Closed February 3

Wednesday, 1 February 2023 - 11:04am

Customers of the Water and Sewerage Department are advised that collections on Tortola will be partially interrupted on Friday, February 3, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Services will resume at 1:00 p.m.

Tenders Invited For Supply Of Sewer Manholes And Wet-Wells

Wednesday, 14 December 2022 - 4:55pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands request tenders for the supply and delivery of precast concrete sewer manholes and pump station wet-wells structures for the East End/Long Look Sewerage Project on Tortola.