Boo Bay Drive To Close This Weekend

Friday, 13 March 2015 - 4:15pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that Boo Bay Drive will be closed to vehicular traffic this weekend. The road will be closed from 9:00 p.m. tonight to facilitate works on the road.

Roads Officer

The successful applicant will manage and execute all road maintenance programs and activities of the unit.


The successful applicant will supervise the daily duties of staff relating to construction and maintenance of public buildings, roads, bridges, drainage, culvert placement and retaining walls.

Public Works Department

The Public Works Department renders a wide range of services to both private and public entities throughout the territory. It is our responsibility to ensure that these services are delivered efficiently and economically, with due care to sound engineering principles.

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The Public Works Department aims to provide a sound and advanced infrastructure network throughout the Virgin Islands.

Works On Road Town Road Network Progressing

Friday, 9 January 2015 - 1:00pm

Workers from the Public Works Department worked during the overnight hours on the evenings of Tuesday, January 6 and Wednesday, January 7 and paved the damaged sections of Walter James Francis Drive with asphalt.  Works are expected to continue into next week.  Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Mark Vanterpool was onsite and he commended the workers on their skill in operating the new heavy equipment.  He said, “I am pleased that the works seem to be going smoothly tonight and I look forward to the competition of the rehabilitated road here in Road Town.

Public Works Department Heavy Equipment To Be On Public Display

Thursday, 4 December 2014 - 4:30pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that the new heavy equipment purchased for the Public Works Department will be on display for the public to view at the Festival Grounds on Friday, December 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

There will be experts on site who will explain the functions and benefits of the equipment.  The equipment on display will include an Asphalt Distributor Trailer, an Asphalt Paver, a ten ton Roller, a Cold Milling Machine and two Skid Steer Loaders.

All are encouraged to come out and view the display.