Press Release From Las Cruces Public Schools As the first week of a state-mandated shutdown wraps up, administrators with Las Cruces Public Schools (LCPS) rally to connect teachers with students, deploy intensive cleaning efforts inside every school, and work to keep thousands of meals available to those who
Based on the updated public health order issued by Health Secretary Kunkel, and in order to slow the spread of COVID-19, a select number of Sierra County employees will be working from home or placed on administrative leave beginning March 19, 2020. The county is taking every step possible to
Following guidance from Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and the New Mexico Department of Health-related to limiting large public gatherings, the City of Las Cruces has closed certain parks and recreation areas to reduce the number of people who gather. The following specialty parks were closed and secured with gates: Butterfield
Press Release from the New Mexico Department of Veteran Services (SANTA FE)— All fully-staffed New Mexico Department of Veterans Services (DVS) field offices will remain open during the ongoing COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus outbreak until further notice. DVS Veterans Service Officers (VSO’s) will be available to assist veterans in the following field
Las Cruces, NM—In light of the recent closure of the Las Cruces Public Schools over a three-week period, the Children’s Reading Alliance wishes to remind parents and caregivers that reading should not stop because schools are closed. According to Executive Director Audrey Hartley, “Time off of school is an excellent
Press Release from the City of Las Cruces Consistent with and in support of the direction from Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, who issued a public health emergency in New Mexico, the City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department is taking precautionary measures to ensure every person’s well-being based on
-La Calerita Construction, LLC (Contractor) will be continuing roadwork on I-25 and University. Extended through about Friday, Feb. 28, 2020, crews will continue constructing a bridge pier in the median. During this work, northbound I-25 will have the left lane closed and will be reduced to one lane from about
City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, in observance of the Presidents Day holiday. Police and fire services will not be affected. The following is a list of closures: All libraries. All museums. All pools. Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center.