Roosevelt County, NM

Eleven New Mexico counties have high COVID-19 community levels

New Mexico now has 11 counties with high COVID-19 community levels, including Bernalillo and Sandoval. That’s six fewer counties than last week, but large swaths of red on the state map show the continuing surge driven by the highly transmissible BA.5 variant. Roosevelt County now leads counties in the...
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Public Notice, July 28, 2022 – Roosevelt County Continues Extreme Drought and Fire Danger Emergency in Roosevelt County

PORTALES, NM – The Roosevelt County Board of Commissioners extended their declared an extreme drought and fire danger emergency within the unincorporated areas of Roosevelt County during their regular Commission meeting July 28, 2022, with agricultural burning permitted. This was based upon current drought indices published by the U.S. Drought Monitor Report, lack of precipitation, low humidity, and abundance of wildland grass and dry, fine fuels that there is a serious likelihood of fire danger in Roosevelt County.

NMSP: Honduran national killed in Roosevelt Co. crash Saturday

ROOSEVELT COUNTY, N.M. (PRESS RELEASE) — On July 23, 2022, at approximately 6:10 p.m., the New Mexico State Police investigated a one-vehicle fatal rollover crash on State Road 114, near milepost 28, east of Dora, NM. The initial investigation indicates a 2004 Nissan Sentra passenger car, driven by Nehemias...

Honduras resident killed in rollover crash in Roosevelt County

ROOSEVELT COUNTY, N.M. (KVII) — A resident of Honduras was killed in a rollover crash on State Road 114 in Roosevelt County on Saturday evening, New Mexico State Police said. According to NMSP, at about 6:10 p.m., officers investigated a one-vehicle fatal rollover crash on State Road 114, east...

Public Notice – July 20, 2022.

Public Notice – July 20, 2022. The Roosevelt County Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 26, 2022 has been rescheduled to Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 9 a.m. at the Roosevelt County Courthouse in the Commission Room. It will also be streamed live on the County’s YouTube channel.

Road Work Public Notice – July 14, 2022

The Roosevelt County Road Department has begun work on two miles of South Roosevelt Road O, between South Roosevelt Road 3 and NM 88. They will also be starting work on Cottonwood Place and Springwood Addition off of South Roosevelt Road P. These projects are expected to be completed Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022 weather permitting.

Roosevelt County, Portales officials to discuss emergency response on Monday

PORTALES, New Mexico (KFDA) - Roosevelt County and Portales officials will meet on Monday to discuss its public emergency response. The public meeting is at 5:30 p.m., July 11, at the Memorial Building in Portales. The Roosevelt County Commissioners and Portales city council will discuss emergency services. No action will...