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USDOC-EDA Grants $27 Million to VIPA for Airport Terminal Projects

Image: USVI receives USDOC-EDA Grant

The Virgin Islands Port Authority received two grants from the U.S. Department of Commerce-Economic Development Administration in March 2019. The grants, totaling $27 million, will fund the first phases of major airport terminal developments at the Cyril E. King Airport and the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport terminals. VIPA aims to have the projects out to bid by May 2019.



News Releases
03/13/2019 Governor Bryan Updates the Traveling Public as FAA Orders Temporary Grounding of Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft
03/05/2013 Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett Announces Two Important Transportation Grants for Henry E. Rohlsen  Airport and Cyril E. King Airport
02/28/2019 VIPA Provides Port Restoration Update
02/01/2019 VIPA Announces Acting Executive Director and Other Port Leadership
01/31/2019 VIPA's Board Approves Study to Bring Larger Ships to St. Croix
01/23/2019 Construction of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Facility in Cruz Bay Will Begin in February
01/11/2019 Celebrity Summit Reschedules Call to St. Croix to Jan. 24th
01/11/2019 Travelers Advised to Arrive Earlier at Cyril E. King Airport on St. Thomas
12/20/2018 Public Hearing on Jan. 8, 2019 - VIPA Marine Tariff Pilotage and Other Fee Increases
12/4/2018 Oasis' Arrival Delayed Dec. 5th
11/26/2018 Temporary Closure of VIPA's Administrative Building on St. Thomas and Relocation of Staff to Crown Bay Center
11/21/2018 VIPA Announces New Crown Bay Center Website Launch
11/11/2018 St. Thomas/St. John TWIC Enrollment Center Now Located at UVI
11/7/2018 VIPA to Host Crown Bay District Charrette on Nov 15th
10/12/2018 VIPA to Conduct Simulated Emergency Drill at CEKA
10/2/2018 The Captain Vic Ferry Temporarily Out of Service
8/30/2018 Port Authority Marine Tariff Public Hearing on September 20th - re: Docking Fees
9/12/2018 USVI Airports and Seaports Remain Open as Tropical Storm Isaac Passes Territory
8/24/2018 VIPA Executive Director Announces Retirement
8/24/2018 VIPA Reports Restoration Progress
8/13/2018 General II Scheduled for Dry Dock Starting August 16
8/10/2018 Henry E. Rohlsen Airport Terminal Design Charrette on August 21st
8/8/2018 St. John Barge Service Interruption
8/3/2018 US Customs Begins Operation at Red Hook This Weekend

VIPA Updates Public on Status and Process of TWIC Enrollment in the USVI

7/23/2018 VIPA Completes Construction of Temporary US Customs Checkpoint in Red Hook Terminal
6/29/2018 CEKA Flag Tampering Incident
6/27/2018 Marine Tariff Public Hearing Scheduled for June 12th
6/27/2018 Temporary US Customs Checkpoint Coming Soon to Red Hook Terminal
6/27/2018 VIPA Seeks Owners of Abandoned Aircraft Parked at USVI Airports
6/19/2018 Public Invited to Visioning Charrette for CEKA Terminal Expansion
6/8/2018 US Customs Processing Pleasure Vessels and Charters in Cruz Bay
5/31/2018 Vessels with Outstanding Debts Will Be Prohibited from Berthing at All VIPA Seaports
5/30/2018 VIPA Reports Continued Restoration Progress
4/2018 VIPA's Hurricane Recovery Ad
4/6/2018 Temporary Road Closure at Red Hook Port on April 10th
3/9/2018 Love City Car Ferries, Inc. Amends Ticketing Policy
2/22/2018 TSA Raising Aviation Security Baseline with Stronger Security Measures
2/2018 VIPA's Hurricane Recovery Progress Report to the USVI Legislature
2/2/2018 Ferry Service Between St. Thomas and St. John Extended Until 10 p.m. Daily Starting February 8th
2/2/2018 VIPA Responds to Allegations in The Avis
1/10/2018 Hurricane Recovery Update - Priority Repairs Will Begin Late January


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