Source: Oficina de Recursos Humanos del Estado Libre Asociado (ORHELO)
Puerto Rico's Governor, Luis G. Fortuño Burset, has declared Wednesday, August 3, 2011, as another one-off non-working public sector holiday on account of the current tropical storm Emily.
The aforementioned announcement is contained in the Memorando Especial Núm. 25-2011 announced to the media by the Oficina de Capacitación y Asesoramiento en Asuntos Laborales y de Administración de Recursos Humanos (OCALARH).
It states that non-essential government workers are to be off work on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 (el Gobernador concedió a los empleados públicos libre sin cargo a licencia alguna el miércoles, 3 de agosto de 2011).
Late last week (31-Jul-2011), Tuesday, August 2, 2011, had been declared a one-off non-working public sector holiday on account of the same tropical storm Emily.
In previous years (30-Aug-2010 and 03-Sep-2009) these one-off public sector holidays were usually limited to the afternoon.
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