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Civil Unrest with WAPA Rises as Senate Issues Subpoena

Senate following a motion made by Senator Kenneth Gittens unanimously issues a Subpoena for WAPA officials and the PSC to appear before the Legislature. The Senate President has issued the hearing for 10 a.m. on October 1,2019.

Following the rolling blackouts that have been plaguing the US Virgin Islands as of late. These district wide service interruptions affected S.Thomas and the St.John district throughout the weekend.

These interruptions also included leaks to water services resulting in low pressure water, or no water at all for some residents. These interruptions seem to become far more frequent, and closer in lapses. This has led to a spike in calls for civil disobedience throughout social media platforms, and the overall community.

Virgin Islanders have seem to finally run out of patience.