(V.I. Consortium) Governor Kenneth Mapp on Sunday evening gave an update on his administration’s work so far relative to post Hurricane Irma relief efforts.
Mr. Mapp pledged more support for St. John, including evacuation of critically ill patients, additional shipments of diesel fuel for generators, and Coast Guard clearance of ferry boats to resume service.
Confirming that power is in underwater utility cable, Mr. Mapp promised to expedite restoration of electricity in Cruz Bay, initially. He also spoke of the resilience of the residents in St. John, and commended restaurants that have been providing cooked meals free of charge, as well as medical professionals providing patient care without electricity.