Source: Oficina de Recursos Humanos del Estado Libre Asociado (ORHELO)
Puerto Rico's interim Governor, Kenneth McClintock, has declared Monday, August 22, 2011, as yet another one-off non-working public sector holiday, this time on account of the upcoming tropical storm Irene.
The aforementioned announcement is contained in the Memorando Especial Núm. 27-2011 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 Monday, August 22, 2011 (el Gobernador Interino de Puerto Rico, Hon. Kenneth McClintock, informó como medida preventiva la cancelación de labores en el Gobierno, el lunes, 22 de agosto de 2011).
A few weeks ago (02-Aug-2011 and 31-Jul-2011), Tuesday, August 2, 2011, and Wednesday, August 3, 2011, had been declared a one-off non-working public sector holiday on account of 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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