In the last week, parts of the island’s power supply have gone back on line".Nov 10 update: Our friends at Love City St J snapped this great photo of a new Virgin Islands flag being raised to honor our Veterans and all those helping the US Virgin Island rebuilding effort. Nov 9 update: Power is getting closer to Great Expectations!
It was a beautifully blue sky day to welcome the Seabourn Odyssey into the Charlotte Amalie Harbor.
The good news this week is that the largest car barge, the Mr B, was able to be re-floated.
Banged up she is but she is now headed to New Orleans to be patched up and returned to service hopefully by January.
Over the last several weeks, local and stateside based linemen have been working like crazy to make this day happen.
Yesterday, the submarine cable between St Thomas (where the power originates) and St John was energized to the electrical St John substation located in Frank Bay with the goal of energizing portions of Cruz Bay this week.