The Ministry of Education and Culture is informing all parents and guardians that all public schools will be closed on Thursday, February 12 to facilitate a Professional Development Day workshop for educators and for midterm break on Friday, February 13.
The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that Parker Road, Road Town which runs between Josh Bakery and Little Denmark will be closed from Friday, February 6 from 8:00 a.m. to vehicular traffic.
The purpose of this road closure is to upgrade the drainage system, to relocate the utilities and to resurface the road in that area. Works are expected to last for a 27 day period.
The Ministry sincerely apologises for any inconvenience caused during this time. For more information please contact the Ministry at 468-2183.
The Environmental Health Division is reminding all owners of food establishments that in accordance with the Public Health and Food Hygiene Regulation of 1972, they are to be registered and licensed in order to operate.
The Social Development Department is encouraging the older adult population of the Territory to secure the future of their generation by attending an Aging Enrichment Seminaron February 10 at the BVI Red Cross Conference Room beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Businesses and organisations, including registered and not-yet-registered non-profit organisations are encouraged to continue participating in the ongoing National Risk Assessment (NRA) exercise currently being conducted in the Territory.
The NRA exercise is confidential and information gathered will not be used for any other purpose; any information provided to NRA assessment teams is maintained solely by the NRA and will be kept in the strictest confidence.