Nearly 300 people joined an online town hall meeting Thursday night to hear from public officials about the environmental health crisis being caused by Limetree Bay refinery on St. Croix.

Organized by Engage VI and moderated by Frandelle Gerard of CHANT, the town hall included representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the V.I. Health Department, the V.I. Department of Planning and Natural Resources, and the V.I. Territorial Emergency Management Agency.

— Contact Suzanne Carlson at 340-714-9122 or email