Virgin Islands shared their goals with Smith, FEMA Caribbean Area Division Director Justo Hernandez and VITEMA
Director Daryl Jaschen, for building a more resilient community after hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Alert VI will provide VITEMA and partnering agencies the ability to keep its communities informed with quick and reliable emergency notifications and public service announcements.
VITEMA encourages everyone to sign up for Alert VI now, with the hurricane season having begun on June 1.
Check out Ready.gov and VITEMA
.VI.gov for more information about preparedness for children and other family members.
We are excited to host this event again with FEMA as we continue to provide as much information to the public as we can on mitigating against future disasters, VITEMA Director Mona Barnes said.
Federal Coordinating Officer, William Vogel added, FEMA is proud to again partner with VITEMA in this important public outreach event.
Federal Coordinating Officer, William Vogel added, FEMA is proud to partner with VITEMA
in this important public outreach event.
The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA
) has appointed Pastor Gary Moore to serve as Voluntary Agency Liaison.
FEMA is working with VITEMA
and the Department of Education to assess requirements for temporary facilities for schools that have been damaged.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA
) are raising awareness that scam artists could be at work in the U.S.