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    Tuesday, April 13, 2021
             Webinar: Expanded & Improved: Small Business Recovery Loan FundApril 14, 2021 at 11:30 a.m.    During the 2021 Legislative Session, the New Mexico Legislature substantially expanded and extended the Small Business Recovery Loan Fund to better help businesses ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Newsletter, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 07, 2021
    PORTALES, NM – The Roosevelt County Board of Commissioners declared an extreme drought and fire danger emergency within the unincorporated areas of Roosevelt County during their regular Commission meeting Nov. 9, 2020. This resolution was again renewed on April 6, 2021, with agricultural burning permitted. This was based upon current drought indices published by the U.S. Drought Monitor Report, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 30, 2021
    Assistance is for households experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19SANTA FE – The state of New Mexico will grant approximately $170M of federal aid to New Mexicans for rental and utility assistance to households experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The Department of Finance and Administration (DFA) will administer the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Newsletter
    Friday, March 26, 2021
    PORTALES, N.M. – Eastern New Mexico University recently announced the discontinuation of the men's soccer program effective at the conclusion of the 2020-21 academic year. The Eastern New Mexico Board of Regents supported this decision at their March meeting."This was a very hard decision for us to make as an Athletic Department and University as a whole, but was made with the long-term interest ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 24, 2021
    SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning March 24, with 13 New Mexico counties at the Turquoise Level and 10 at the Green Level, at which there are fewer restrictions on commercial and day-to-day activities amid decreased virus risk. The majority of the state’s counties are now at or approaching the ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 23, 2021
            NMCC Members,Below are the outcomes for some of the bills we have been working on your behalf. ______________BILLS WE OPPOSED THAT DID NOT PASS:HB 50-- PRIVATE RIGHT OF ACTION FOR CERTAIN STATUTES Sponsor: Rep. Louis HB 50 would have created huge regulatory risk for New Mexico businesses and industries like agriculture, insurance, extractive ...read more
    Categories: Business news
    Monday, March 22, 2021
    Immediate ReleaseMarch 19, 2021    State announces transition to new COVID-19 vaccination phasesAll of phases 1B and 1C are now eligible for vaccine    SANTA FE-- The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday announced that all New Mexicans in phases 1B and 1C of the state’s COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan are now eligible for vaccine.  Until today, four ...read more
    Categories: Community, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 22, 2021
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Nora Meyers SackettPress Secretary, Office of the Governornora.sackett@state.nm.us  March 20, 2021  Gov. Lujan Grisham to call special session to get cannabis done  SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham will call the New Mexico Legislature into special session roughly Wednesday, March 31, to finish the work of legalizing adult-use cannabis.  “Legalized adult-use ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Newsletter, Papers/Research, Press Release
    Thursday, March 11, 2021
    I’m excited to announce that my office is receiving submissions for the Congressional Art Competition! Our district is full of creative, talented young artists and I encourage all eligible students to apply. This is an opportunity for students from across our district to have their art displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year. The 2021 Congressional Art Competition is open to all 7th-12th ...read more
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    Thursday, March 11, 2021
    Dear Roosevelt County Commissioners and County Manager:  As part of our ongoing efforts to better understand PFAS in our environment and be able to take appropriate action to protect human health and the environment; the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) is offering free drinking water well testing to residents of Roosevelt County.  In 2020 the New Mexico legislature appropriated the ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Economic, Human Interest
    Friday, February 05, 2021
    To read the Roosevelt County Chamber's newsletter Warm Heart News CLICK HERE
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
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