Topic: Community Development, Development Planning | Posted By: aphillip
Thursday, 23 April 2015 - 8:00am
The Town and Country Planning Department is inviting the public to a community meeting to discuss matters regarding the development of the Josiah’s Bay area. The purpose of the meeting is to advise that a plan is underway, encourage citizen participation and solicit issues that should be addressed early in the planning.
Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering, has stressed the need for greater engagement between the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the British Virgin Islands as an Associate Member.
Promoting literacy through library services, increasing membership, and promoting the cultural heritage database, are some of the objectives to be achieved as Library Week 2015 is observed from April 19 to 24.
Topic: Community Development | Posted By: wchambers
Friday, 17 April 2015 - 5:15pm
The Government of the Virgin Islands is working vigorously to build the territory’s infrastructure to a level that will enhance the quality of life for residents of the Virgin Islands. In the shadows of major development projects, such as the Cruise Pier/landside development and the BVI Electricity Corporation Phase V Development Plan, there is a vast amount other projects progressing in the Territory.
Continued upgrades to the Territory’s road networks are underway following a signing ceremony held today, April 16, between the Government of the Virgin Islands and the Social Security Board for a loan agreement of $16 million.