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  • Doña Ana County Sheriff Kim Stewart will distribute cloth face coverings to residents curbside at the Delores Wright Community Resource Center, 400 E. Lisa Drive, on Monday, June 1, from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. while supplies last.

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

    OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and county representatives, local hospitals, the Department of Health, jail and prison facilities, first responders, the Las Cruces Public School district, the Town of Mesilla, City of Anthony, City of Sunland Park and Village of Hatch.

  • Doña Ana County’s response rate to the 2020 Census is seventh among the 33 counties in New Mexico.   

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

    OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and county representatives, local hospitals, the Department of Health, jail and prison facilities, first responders, the Las Cruces Public School district, the Town of Mesilla, City of Anthony, City of Sunland Park and Village of Hatch.  

  • Media Contact: Irene E. Parra     (575) 525-6164     irenep@donaanacounty.org   

    LAS CRUCES, NM – Today, May 28, marks the deadline for eligible voters to request an absentee ballot for the 2020 Primary Election, and as of 9:00 a.m., the Doña Ana County Clerk’s Office had already processed more than 15,000 absentee ballot applications and received 6,094 completed absentee ballots.

  • Doña Ana County Sheriff Kim Stewart will distribute cloth face coverings to residents, curbside at the main station, 845 North Motel Blvd., on Friday, May 29, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. while supplies last.

    Interested parties may enter and exit the driveway in front of the Sheriff’s Office. A maximum of 10 masks will be provided per vehicle, upon request.

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

    OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and county representatives, local hospitals, the Department of Health, jail and prison facilities, first responders, the Las Cruces Public School district, the Town of Mesilla, City of Anthony, City of Sunland Park and Village of Hatch.  

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

    OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and county representatives, local hospitals, the Department of Health, jail and prison facilities, first responders, the Las Cruces Public School district, the Town of Mesilla, City of Anthony, City of Sunland Park and Village of Hatch.  

  • The Airport Advisory Board for the Doña Ana County International Jetport at Santa Teresa seeks applicants for two seats that will expire in July, to serve on the seven-member body.  Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 5.

    Board members work closely with the jetport manager, County engineer, planning director and a representative of the County Attorney’s Office to identify safety, growth, development or administration issues relevant to the airport.

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