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Emergency Road Work Alert: Ruptured Waterline on Veteran's Drive

Emergency Road Work

PROJECT TITLE: Emergency Repairs on Veteran's Drive

ISLAND: St. Thomas

DATE: April 22 Until Repairs are Completed

SUMMARY: The Department of Public Works is advising the community of a single-lane closure that will be implemented on Veteran's Drive (near Cancryn Bridge) beginning today, April 22 at 5 p.m. This westbound closure will allow the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority to complete repairs to a ruptured water line. During this time, motorists and pedestrians are urged to use extreme caution when traversing this area or use alternate routes as much as possible. The Department of Public Works appreciates the community's patience as they work to improve road conditions throughout the territory.


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The Virgin Islands Department of Public Works (DPW) is mandated to plan, construct and maintain our public roads, highways, storm drainage systems, buildings, transportation systems, parking facilities and cemeteries.

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