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  • Firefighters from Doña Ana County’s Fire and Emergency Services responded to a brush fire at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 22 in the 500 block of Pajaro Road, off Highway 28.

    Crews arrived to find approximately 10 acres of brush burning, with flames and smoke rising from the brush. 

  • El Departamento de Salud de Nuevo México (NMDOH) proporcionó pruebas COVID-19 a 85 residentes en el pueblo de Hatch, en la Oficina de Salud Pública de Hatch esta semana.

    No se necesitaba una cita y el personal local del Departamento de Salud de Nuevo México se comunicó con anticipación en toda la comunidad para garantizar que los residentes conocieran la disponibilidad de la prueba.

  • OBJETIVO: Agilizar la comunicación entre las agencias del gobierno local durante la respuesta COVID-19. Las organizaciones asociadas incluyen representantes de la ciudad y el condado, hospitales locales, el Departamento de Salud, instalaciones de cárceles y prisiones, socorristas, el distrito de las Escuelas Públicas de Las Cruces, la ciudad de Mesilla, la ciudad de Anthony, la ciudad de Sunland Park y la aldea de Hatch.

     

    Media contact: Kelly Jameson, Las Cruces Public Schools.  575-639-2121 • kjameson@lcps.net.

    Los miembros de JIC colaboran en una llamada de conferencia diaria a las 10 a.m., de lunes a viernes. Las notas compiladas durante esa llamada están disponibles en

    www.las-cruces.org and www.donaanacounty.org.

  • En respuesta a la pandemia de COVID-19, el Secretario del Gabinete del Departamento de Servicios Humanos del Estado de Nuevo México, Dr. David R. Scrase, M.D., publicó el siguiente artículo de opinión.

  • City of Anthony

    Chief Vanessa Lara, Anthony Police Dept.

    Oscar Dominguez, City Manager

    www.cityofanthonynm.com

    Chief Lara, Anthony PD – Gadsden School District are trying to coordinate a caravan for seniors. Chief to the district: that’s not advisable at this time.

  • City of Anthony 

    Chief Vanessa Lara, Anthony Police Dept.  

    Oscar Dominguez, City Manager 

    www.cityofanthonynm.com 

    1. City of Anthony

    Chief Lara, Anthony PD – busy weekend. All calls were domestic disturbances. No calls related to violations of public health order. Will reach out to La Casa for additional resources.

    Oscar Dominguez, City Manager – Coordinating with Chief Lara on additional resources.

    1.   City of Sunland Park

    Nothing new operationally to report.

    1. City of Anthony

    Chief Lara, Anthony PD – Going through PPE quickly, will work on resourcing more. Increase in domestic violence calls.

    Oscar Dominguez, City Manager – Public Works employee was pulled over by EPPD. Staff ID that was issued by the city wasn’t sufficient. Needed a letter designating staff as essential employees.

    1.   City of Sunland Park

    Nothing new operationally to report.

    1. City of Anthony

     Chief Lara, Anthony PD – operations going well. Discussions on canceling National Night Out. Decision needs to be made in advance of efforts for sponsorships, support and in keeping the community safe.  

     Oscar Dominguez, City Manager – hosted the first remote meeting yesterday, with minor technology problems. Business is going as well as expected under the circumstances.

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