COVID-19 Information

Governor Update: Social Distancing extended to June1st

City Mayor Update: FACEMASKS REQUIRED IN PUBLIC

Face Protection is REQUIRED in Las Vegas, NM

Tests in New Mexico

191,945 NM Confirmed Positive Cases

173,824 NM Recovered Cases (90.56% of positive cases)

3,942 NM Deceased Cases  (2.05% of positive cases)

STAY HOME. STAY SAFE. #WeAreInThisTogether

San Miguel

Cases: 1315

DEATHS: 15

City of Las Vegas Government Updates & Resources

COVID-19 RESOURCES

We will be providing you with updates and information to help our community as we get through this together. Below you will find links to help your business with loans, paycheck protection program and various programs available for assistance.

COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide

USDA and its Federal partners have programs that can be used to provide immediate and long-term assistance to rural communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Download the Guide here

  • Wear A Mask

  • 6ft Social Distancing

  • Wash/Sanitize Your Hands

  • 10 PM - 5 AM Curfew

  • Stay Safe

Mayor Elect Louie A. Trujillo

Press Conference 10-2020

From the Mayor's Office

EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-01

GIVING CLEAR DIRECTION REGARDING THE SHUT-OFF OF UTILITY CUSTOMERS ACCOUNTS DUE TO NON PAYMENT IN AN EFFORT TO MITIGATE RISK TO STAFF AND PUBLIC DURING THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK.

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PROCLAMATION OF CIVIL EMERGENCY

A PUBLIC CURFEW IS HEREBY DECLARED

commencing Friday, April 10, at 9:00 p.m. local time and continuing thereafter each day until an order by the Mayor or Council is issued declaring this emergency to have ceased, a curfew shall exist within the corporate limits of the City of Las Vegas beginning at 9:00 p.m. each evening and continuing to 6:00 am. each day.

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CITY MANAGER DIRECTIVES

The City of Las Vegas Interim City Manager has issued the following directive that will impact the operations of the City. These directives will be re-assessed on Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

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COVID-19 BUSINESS AND NON-PROFIT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The City of Las Vegas is committed to assist the community, including any and all of our small businesses that may be experiencing a negative impact because of mandated closures, employee issues and other related issues which impacts the operation of their business.

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UPDATE: DOWNLOAD PDF HERE

PREVENT THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS DURING THE RUNOFF ELECTION

In accordance with the Governor’s public health order, the City of Las Vegas and the Office of the City Clerk are making every effort to address the spread of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) during early voting and Election Day. It is very important to the City that citizens can safely exercise their right to vote.

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COVID-19 PUBLIC EDUCATION PLAN

On Friday, March 27, 2020 Governor Lujan Grisham announced that New Mexico public education will shift to a learn-at-home model as schools remain closed for the rest of the academic year. This decision, which was made in consultation with the New Mexico Public Education Department and the New Mexico Department of Health, is part of a two-pronged plan to protect New Mexicans from COVID-19 and ensure that children are protected, fed and educated and that families are supported through this crisis.

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For further assistance please contact the Executive Office at (505) 454-1401

San Miguel County is YELLOW

Red Level

***VERY HIGH RISK***

Counties at the Red Level are those with a new COVID-19 case incident rate of greater than 8 cases per 100,000 inhabitants during the most recent two-week period and an average percent of positive COVID-19 test results over the most recent 14-day period greater than 5%.

Yellow Level

***HIGH RISK***

Counties at the Yellow Level have either a new COVID-19 case incidence rate of no greater than 8 cases per 100,000 inhabitants during the most recent two-week period, or an average percent of positive COVID-19 test results over the most recent 14-day period less than or equal to 5%

Green Level

***MEDIUM RISK***

Counties at the Green Level have both a new COVID-19 case incidence rate of no greater than 8 cases per 100,000 inhabitants during the most recent two-week period, and an average percent of positive COVID-19 test results over the most recent 14-day period less than or equal to 5%.

YELLOW Restrictions

Essential businesses (non-retail): No capacity restrictions but operations must be limited to only those absolutely necessary to carry out essential functions


Essential retail spaces: 33% of maximum capacity


Food and drink establishments: 25% of maximum capacity for indoor dining; 75% of maximum capacity for outdoors dining; any establishment serving alcohol must close by 10 p.m. each night


Close-contact businesses: 25% of maximum capacity or 20 customers at one time, whichever is smaller


Outdoor recreational facilities: 25% of maximum capacity (unless required to have less capacity under the state’s COVID-Safe Practices)


Close-contact recreational facilities: Remain closed


All other businesses: 25% of maximum capacity or 125 customers at one time, whichever is smaller


Houses of worship: May hold religious services, indoors or outdoors, or provide services through audiovisual means, but may not exceed 33% of the maximum capacity of any enclosed space on the premises


Places of lodging: 60% of maximum occupancy for those that have completed NM Safe Certified training; 25% of maximum occupancy for all others; 5 guests maximum for vacation rentals


Mass gatherings limit: 10 persons; 25 vehicles

Counseling & Training

 

If you, like many small business owners, need a business counselor to help guide you through this uncertain time, you can turn to your local Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Women's Business Center (WBC), or SCORE mentorship chapter. 

 

These resource partners, and the associations that represent them, will receive additional funds to expand their reach and better support small business owners with counseling and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19. There will soon be a joint platform that consolidates information and resources related to COVID-19 in order to provide consistent, timely information to small businesses.  

https://www.sba .gov/local-assistance/fi nd/

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