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    Friday, May 07, 2021
      SOLAR*CONNECT LAUNCHES IN NEW MEXICO    CUSTOMERS CAN POWER HOMES, BUSINESSES WITH CLEAN, LOW-COST SOLARXcel Energy’s New Mexico customers can now choose electricity generated by the state’s most abundant resource – the sun.  Xcel Energy’s Solar*Connect program has opened for enrollment, providing customers with the option to invest in solar energy by purchasing all or part of ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 05, 2021
    City Administration has been notified that road work on N. Boston from Lime to Spruce will start Thursday, May 6, 2021. The roadway will be closed to through traffic May 6, May 7, and will be reopened for the weekend May 8 – May 9. The roadway may be closed to through traffic on Monday, May 10, to complete road work. Please take an alternate route. Please follow traffic control and watch for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 05, 2021
    SANTA FE — New Mexico’s newest update of the “Red to Green” framework shows most of the state is in the vaunted turquoise designation, and they’ll stay there until at least June 2. The newest county map update from the Department of Health shows Curry and Roosevelt among 30 of the 33 New Mexico counties in the turquoise zone. The new measurement system, which debuted April 30, grades counties ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Community, Business news
    Wednesday, May 05, 2021
    SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning May 5, with 30 New Mexico counties at the Turquoise Level, at which there are the fewest restrictions on commercial and day-to-day activities amid decreased virus risk. The majority of the state’s counties remain at the least restrictive levels.  As of May 5, ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 04, 2021
     Application Now OpenNewly ExpandedSmall Business Recovery Loan Fund Small Business Recovery Loan FundApplication Now Open   Guidelines, Eligibility, How to Apply In the 2021 Session, the New Mexico Legislature substantially expanded and extended the Small Business Recovery Loan Fund to better help businesses experiencing financial hardship caused by the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Business news, Community, General News Article
    Monday, May 03, 2021
    The 2021 Heritage Days celebration, scheduled for June, has been postponed until July 16-17 at City Park in Portales. “After having to completely cancel the event in 2020 we have been eager to bring the event back in 2021, said Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Karl Terry. “Unfortunately, the public health order relating to the COVID-19 emergency, which was updated last ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Chamber, Community, Community, Event information, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, May 03, 2021
    To read the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce's Warm Heart News, the newsletter for May, 2021 CLICK HERE .
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Business news, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, April 29, 2021
    Virtual Finance Fair on June 9SANTA FE, N.M. – In an effort to assist businesses in obtaining the financial resources they need, and help lenders find projects they wish to finance, the New Mexico Economic Development Department (EDD) is hosting another finance fair, this time geared toward businesses and lenders located in Southeastern New Mexico, EDD Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes announced ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Business news, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, April 29, 2021
    Virtual Finance Fair on June 9SANTA FE, N.M. – In an effort to assist businesses in obtaining the financial resources they need, and help lenders find projects they wish to finance, the New Mexico Economic Development Department (EDD) is hosting another finance fair, this time geared toward businesses and lenders located in Southeastern New Mexico, EDD Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes announced ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, April 29, 2021
    The Roosevelt County War Memorial Committee announced that walkway paver orders are being accepted for placement in time for Memorial Day 2021. Orders placed before noon May 17 can be included.  The walkway portion of the memorial honors all veterans, while the monument stones themselves honor the county’s war dead. The pavers are $125 each and include five lines of up to 20 characters per ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 28, 2021
    New Mexico to loosen Red-Yellow-Green criteria,sets vaccination goal for removal of restrictionsSANTA FE – State officials announced on Wednesday that New Mexico will loosen the key health metrics used to assign risk levels to counties under the Red-Yellow-Green COVID-19 framework, as the state’s nation-leading vaccine distribution effort is over time likely to reduce the number of asymptomatic ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Business news, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 27, 2021
    Fund prioritizes direct relief to women, veterans, and socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, and includes $9.5 billion in set-asides for smaller businessesWASHINGTON - SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman today announced the U.S. Small Business Administration will begin registrations on Friday, April 30, 2021, at 9 a.m. EDT and open applications on Monday, May 3, 2021, at ...read more
    Categories: Business news, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 27, 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 27, 2021, with agricultural burning permitted. This was based upon current drought indices published by the U.S. Drought Monitor Report, ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Community, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, April 26, 2021
    Santa Fe--The New Mexico Department of Health on Monday announced that all vaccineNM.org registrants ages 16 and up can now schedule their own COVID-19 vaccine appointments. To do so, users simply log in to vaccineNM.org using their confirmation code and date of birth, choose their location, and then select from available appointments in their area.   In the event that a user does not ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
    Economic relief prioritized for underserved communities  WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman today announced key details on application requirements, eligibility, and a program guide for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RFF). The restaurant industry has been among the hardest-hit sectors during the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. To help bring jobs back ...read more
    Categories: Business news, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
    SANTA FE - The New Mexico Department of Health on Monday announced that vaccineNM.org registrants who are 40 years and older can now schedule their own COVID-19 vaccine appointments. To do so, users simply log in to vaccineNM.org using their confirmation code and date of birth, choose their location, and then select from available appointments in their area. Event codes for New Mexicans 40+ are no ...read more
    Categories: Community, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
    On Friday, May 28, 2021 the Nation of Patriot Flag will arrive at noon to the Roosevelt County War Memorial on the square in Portales. The flag will be transferred to the next rider with a short ceremony. They will then go to our VFW Post 9515. On May 29 at 9 a.m. the rider and Flag will depart from the VFW Post 9515 to Lubbock, Texas, where the next rider will take the flag. The Patriot ...read more
    Categories: Community, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    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: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Business news, Community, Newsletter
    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
    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, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    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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