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DOH to Hold Townhall Meeting on Morris F. DeCastro Clinic Redesign

  • Staff Consortium
  • July 19, 2024

The V.I. Department of Health has announced a townhall meeting to provide the community with an update on the redesign and rebuild of the Morris F. DeCastro Clinic. The townhall is scheduled for Thursday, August 1, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the St. John Annex in Cruz Bay. The meeting will feature presentations from DOH and Springline Architects Inc., the firm hired to design the new DeCastro Clinic. The event aims to engage residents, share the progress of the clinic’s redevelopment, and gather community feedback, according to DOH. "We have been working towards securing the funding and permits necessary to rebuild the Morris DeCastro Clinic and collaborating with the architect to ensure that the new facility aligns as closely as possible with the needs of the St. John community and that, aesthetically, it fits within the existing townscape of Cruz Bay," said Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion. "We are now in a good position to update the St. John community on our progress." For...