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March 1st, 2020
Gov’t addressing hurdles to fix access road to Long Bay Beach

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A smooth ride on the access road to the popular Long Bay Beach on Beef Island is not likely in a short period of time as government has a hurdle to cross.

May 7th, 2019
ASPS suffering daily from dust pollution due to road works

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- For more than six months, students, teachers and other staff of the Althea Scatliffe Primary School (ASPS) have had to endure the issue of dust pollution due to roadworks occurring in the vicinity.

March 20th, 2019
SCB ‘Elevator Hill’ to be resurfaced, Road remains danger zone

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - One of the most dangerous roads on Tortola, located in the area of the Guard House/Threadfall will be resurfaced as early as next week, according to the Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) three weeks old Virgin Islands Party (VIP) administration.

February 18th, 2018
Portions of Lee Road on VG remain deplorable

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- Over the past months, many media articles and social network posts have appeared about the poor roads on Tortola, many with gigantic potholes, pools of muddy water and many vehicles have been stuck in the potholes from East End to West End.

January 2nd, 2018
Patch work on big West End pothole! Did JvD event make it possible?

WEST END, Tortola, VI- It was our newsroom that first and accurately reported on December 28, 2017 about a gigantic pothole located on West End, Tortola.

August 27th, 2017
PWD & BVI Paving race to restore damaged roads

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Public Works Department (PWD) and the BVI Paving Company Limited are working against the rainy weather and the clock in order to restore Fort Hill to Belle Vue roads on the main island of Tortola, today, Sunday August 27, 2017.

February 22nd, 2017
RT traffic nightmare continues; Road closure announced

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In most modem and developed countries, main road constructions or rehabilitation, especially in the capital cities, take place at nights when traffic is slow so that dust, wear and tear on automobiles and accidents could be at a minimum.

January 5th, 2017
Sharie ‘Watchman’ de Castro challenges Hon Vanterpool on road works spending

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “I am convinced now more than ever that our government officials drive on private roads that we, the ordinary people, do not see or have access to! Please be honest! Who can see or feel a $12.3M improvement of roads in the Virgin Islands?” asked Sharie B.Y. ‘Watchman’ de Castro on social media.

November 17th, 2016
Quality Construction living up to name; Gets another CDB contract

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Quality Construction has managed to secure yet another government awarded contract, this time it is to facilitate the rehabilitation and road stabilisation works in the Horse Path/Huntums Ghut communities.

October 28th, 2016
Motorists, residents outraged with high-day road closure in SCB

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- The unfinished road work in the Sea Cows Bay area of Tortola has been ongoing for almost three months.

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