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Hurricane Shelter Locations Announced; VITEMA Tracking Tropical Storm Isaac

2018 Hurricane Season Shelter Locations The following facilities have been identified as shelters for the 2018 Hurricane Season. Based on the event, VITEMA will determine...

VITEMA Chief Says 911 System Was Problem Free on Fateful Night

A week after the death of a St. John first responder amid reports of call to 911 going unanswered in during his medical crisis,...

Community Groups Outline Disaster Preparedness at Long Term Recovery Team Meeting

Hurricane Irma may have caught St. John sleeping when it struck last year, but community groups are getting ready for whatever may come during...

VITEMA Releases Hurricane Preparedness Tips and Info

VITEMA has shared several recent posts to regarding hurricane preparedness information and tips on its website and Facebook page in light of the steady approach...

VITEMA and FEMA to Hold 2018 Disaster Preparedness Mitigation Expo on...

The U.S. Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) invite the public to the 2018 Disaster Preparedness and...

Speakers, Demonstrations Planned for Hurricane Preparedness Fair

Island residents and businesses are being encouraged to think ahead to the 2018 hurricane season. Those visiting Franklin Powell Park this weekend have a...

VITEMA to Replace Emergency Notification System

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) will be replacing VI-Alert, its current emergency notification system, and transitioning to a new emergency notification...

VITEMA Announces the Launch of its NEW Website

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) will be launching its NEW website on Friday, May 11, 2018. The NEW website has been designed...

Report Uncollected Hurricane Debris in Your Neighborhood

VITEMA released the following alert last week: Let’s work together to collect all hurricane debris throughout the Territory! Call the VIWMA HOTLINE at 1-844-WMA-USVI (1-844-962-8784) to report...

Officials Brief STJ Community about Recovery Efforts

In the aftermath of the hurricanes, officials from the government and representatives with NGOs met with St. John residents every morning at 7:30 at...