Calvo says JFK will be completed on time - KUAM.com-KUAM News: On Air. Online. On Demand.

Calvo says JFK will be completed on time

Posted: Updated:

by Krystal Paco

Guam - The JFK Islanders will have a place to call home. According to a press release from the Governor's Office, the school's construction completion by July 15 will not delay the start of classes. Representatives from the public schools, Department of Public Works, and the Guam Economic Development Authority met yesterday to address the time sensitive issues and protocols to proceed.

Governor Eddie Baza Calvo says, "It's been a long road for these students, their parents and teachers. We're almost there. We're on top of this situation because all parties involved in this process are committed to work together to open JFK on time."

 

  • NEWS HEADLINESMore>>

  • No threat to local school after alarming Facebook post

    No threat to local school after alarming Facebook post

    The Guam Department of Education was alerted to an image on social media that showed a screenshot of a Facebook post claiming to shoot up, “SHS.”

    More >>

    The Guam Department of Education was alerted to an image on social media that showed a screenshot of a Facebook post claiming to shoot up, “SHS.”

    More >>
  • Defendant in church sex lawsuit fires back

    Defendant in church sex lawsuit fires back

    One named defendant in the clergy sexual abuse lawsuits fires back. Filed today in the District Court of Guam, Joe R. San Agustin, also known as Father Andrew San Agustin, responds to allegations of clergy sexual abuse and agrees for a request for a jury trial. If you recall, the former priest was named in a civil complaint filed by B.T., who was only identified by her initials to protect her identity. B.T. alleged San Agustin brought her and her sister to Guam for vacation. He all...More >>
    One named defendant in the clergy sexual abuse lawsuits fires back. Filed today in the District Court of Guam, Joe R. San Agustin, also known as Father Andrew San Agustin, responds to allegations of clergy sexual abuse and agrees for a request for a jury trial. If you recall, the former priest was named in a civil complaint filed by B.T., who was only identified by her initials to protect her identity. B.T. alleged San Agustin brought her and her sister to Guam for vacation. He all...More >>
  • GPA working on keeping costs down

    GPA working on keeping costs down

    The cutbacks keep on coming, as the Guam Power Authority has been working on its cost containment measures. GPA assistant general manager Melinda Camacho says it's been quite the challenge with the manpower they currently have. A plus, however, is they are able to keep the lights on. "We've maintained our overtime below our budget, we have not hired personnel. So as we even in generation, as retirees just through natural attrition, they are out there. So we are not hiring and we...More >>
    The cutbacks keep on coming, as the Guam Power Authority has been working on its cost containment measures. GPA assistant general manager Melinda Camacho says it's been quite the challenge with the manpower they currently have. A plus, however, is they are able to keep the lights on. "We've maintained our overtime below our budget, we have not hired personnel. So as we even in generation, as retirees just through natural attrition, they are out there. So we are not hiring and we...More >>
Powered by Frankly