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February 22nd, 2024
Massive Hodges Creek to Paraquita Bay roadworks currently underway

HODGES CREEK, Tortola, VI – Some 3,813 linear feet of concrete roadway is under construction from Hodges Creek to Paraquita Bay as part of the Government’s plan to improve roads across the Virgin Islands.

January 29th, 2024
Vehicles collide @ Paraquita Bay

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Police and ambulance were called to the scene of a vehicular collision at Paraquita Bay on Tortola on Sunday afternoon, January 28, 2024.

October 24th, 2023
$2.3M contract signed for road rehab from Hodge’s Creek to Paraquita Bay

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A contract to the value of $2,386, 015.00 has been inked between the Government of the Virgin Islands and Northam Construction Ltd for the "comprehensive" rehabilitation of the roadway from Hodge’s Creek to Paraquita Bay in the Seventh District on Tortola.

October 22nd, 2023
Project underway to review use of farmland @ Paraquita Bay

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands is informing farmers using agricultural plots on the Paraquita Bay Estate that a project is underway to review the use of the land and demonstrate sustainable land farming practices on eligible livestock and crop farms on the estate.

August 21st, 2023
Reports of stabbing @ bar in Paraquita Bay

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Reports reaching our news centre are that there was a stabbing incident at a bar in Paraquita Bay last night, August 20, 2023.

June 8th, 2023
2-vehicle accident reported @ Paraquita Bay

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - According to information reaching our newsroom, a 2-vehicle collision on the Blackburne Highway in the Paraquita Bay area reportedly affected traffic for close to two hours, this afternoon, Thursday, June 8, 2023.

March 21st, 2023
Pumps procured to ease water woes faced by Paraquita Bay farmers- Premier

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Government has moved a step closer to resolving the persistent water challenges faced by farmers at Paraquita Bay, as water pumps to be assigned to the wells in the community have now been procured.

February 2nd, 2023
HLSCC to get 25m pool @ Paraquita Bay campus

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- The BVI Olympic Committee (BVIOC) has announced it has secured a commitment from Panam Sports and World Aquatics (the international swimming federation formerly known as FINA) to support the supply of a 25m international competition standard swimming pool from Myrtha Pools to be installed and managed by H. Lavity Stoutt Community College on Tortola, [British] Virgin Islands.

January 23rd, 2023
Paraquita Bay farmland squatters ‘have to be removed’- Premier

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Persons who are utilising land at Paraquita Bay other than for agricultural purposes will be removed, Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley (R7) has said.

December 30th, 2022
Solar microgrid to be developed on VG - Leroy A. E. Abraham

THE SETTLEMENT, Tortola, VI- As the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) continues with its mandate to spearhead the Territory’s transition to Green Energy sources, it has been announced that a solar microgrid will be developed in Virgin Gorda in the very near future and that ground is expected to be broken for the development of a microgrid at Paraquita Bay late 2023.

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