Vector Control Measures to Be Conducted May 25

Friday, 24 May 2024 - 3:28pm

The Environmental Health Division’s Vector Control Unit, will be conducting comprehensive vector control measures in Brewer’s Bay and Josiah’s Bay on Saturday, May 25 at 4:30 p.m.

Reduce Mosquito Breeding After Heavy Rainfall

Friday, 24 May 2024 - 8:58am

The Environmental Health Division is urging residents to take immediate action to reduce mosquito breeding sites following heavy rainfall.

Environmental Health Advises On Wastewater Management

Thursday, 16 May 2024 - 9:43am

The Environmental Health Division is strongly advising residents to take necessary, decisive action to remedy and improve the treatment and disposal of wastewater throughout the community.

Public Advised Of Fratelli Beretta Meat Products Recall

Friday, 15 March 2024 - 4:40pm

The Environmental Health Division is notifying the public of the recall of Fratelli Beretta Ready-to-Eat Charcuterie Meat Products due to possible under processing.

Request For Proposal Two Foggers For The Environmental Health Division

Friday, 8 March 2024 - 4:49pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands through the Ministry of Health and Social Development is requesting bids from qualified companies for the proposed purchase of two (2) High Output ULV Aerosol Generator Fogger for the Environmental Health Division located in Road Town, Tortola.

Food Handlers Training Session For Today Postponed

Thursday, 8 February 2024 - 3:42pm

The Environmental Health Division is alerting the public that the in-person Food Handlers Training scheduled for today February 8 is postponed due to the adverse weather conditions.

Special In Person Food Handler Session February 8

Friday, 2 February 2024 - 4:58pm

The Environmental Health Division will be hosting a special in person Food Handlers Training session on Thursday February 8 at 4:45 p.m. at the lecture room of the L Shape building of the Elmore Stoutt High school.

Statement by Honourable Wheatley on OECS Policy Board and Health Ministers Meetings

Wednesday, 1 November 2023 - 6:00pm

Madam Speaker, I am pleased to share with this Honourable House the successes of the recently concluded 36th OECS/PPS Policy Board Meeting and 9th OECS Council of Ministers: Health held in the Virgin Islands under my Chairmanship.

Mold Preventing Tips After Heavy Rain And Flooding

Wednesday, 11 October 2023 - 4:34pm

The community is advised to take the necessary steps to prevent the growth of mold inside of buildings, especially residential premises, following the heavy rains and flooding caused by Tropical Storm Phillipe.         

Food Handlers Session To Take Place On October 10

Thursday, 5 October 2023 - 3:38pm

The Environmental Health Division will be hosting a virtual Food Handlers Training Course on Tuesday, October 10 at 9:00 a.m.