Government Implementing Dust Control Measures

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 5:15pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is implementing a solution to eliminate dust in the East End area that has been caused by the on-going National Sewerage Project.

Road Closure In Lower Estate

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 5:00pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is notifying the residents of Lower Estate that road works on Sugar Mill Road will continue tomorrow, May 1.


Remarks By Minister For Communications And Works At The Official Celebration For The Cruise Pier

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 4:30pm

In February 2012, I was invited to be a guest at a meeting of the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association FCCA, where I was told, that the state of affairs at the cruise pier in the British Virgin Islands needed urgent attention, if we were to remain competitive in the global cruise tourism industry.

Road Not Closed In Kingstown

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 3:15pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that the road from Sophie Bay to Kingstown is not closed.

Works are being carried out on the road and persons are asked to drive with caution and follow traffic signs.

For more information about the on-going road works visit or stay abreast of your local community board online and on the radio.

The Ministry of Communications and Works apologises for any inconvenience that may be caused during this time.

BVI: A Magnet For Memorable Experiences

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 9:00am

Good afternoon:

This morning around 6:30 a.m. visibility was not particularly good, but as I made out the Norwegian Getaway making her way to Road Harbour, in front of Salt Island and Cooper, my heart skipped a beat. 

Hon Vanterpool Remarks: "The Cruise Pier-One Of Government's Greatest Accomplishments"

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 4:45pm

Ladies and gentlemen, the expansion of our cruise pier and the soon to be completed land-side development, is most certainly one of the greatest accomplishments for this Government, the Ministry of Communications and Works and our National Democratic Party Government, to date

Anchor Drops: A New Tourism Era Begins

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 4:45pm

A new beginning for the tourism industry in the Virgin Islands was declared today, as the newly expanded Cruise Pier was officially opened.

Parking Lot Closure Adjacent One Stop Mall

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 4:00pm

The Office of the City Manager is notifying the public and surrounding businesses that the parking lot adjacent to the One Stop Mall will be closed from 4:00 p.m. on Thursday April 30. The purpose of the closure is to accommodate a public meeting. The parking lot will reopen after the meeting.

Violators who refuse to adhere to the closure will be towed at their own expense.

The Office of the City Manager apologises for any inconvenience that may be caused during this time.

Premier Smith: A New Day In Cruise Tourism Has Arrived!

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 2:15pm

Ladies and gentlemen, this journey began less than one year ago, on May 8, 2014 when we broke ground for the expansion of this cruise pier project. At that time, I promised you a new day for our tourism product.

Wednesday 29 Marks The Celebration Of The Cruise Pier Expansion

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 - 2:15pm

Wednesday, April 29 is a historic day for the Territory when the Government of the Virgin Islands officially opens and celebrates the expansion of the Cruise Pier.