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Posted on: April 14, 2020

[ARCHIVED] JIC Notes April 14, 2020

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COVID19 Joint Information Center 

April 14, 2020 10:00 a.m. 

 

  1. City of Anthony 

Chief Lara, Anthony PD – nothing new to report.  

Mr. Dominguez – nothing new operationally at the City to report.  

  1.  City of Sunland Park 

Went live with their Vulnerable Population Registry last night, and already have nine people registered. Anyone interested in the registry can visit bit.ly/vprcosp 

  1. City of Las Cruces 

Jennifer passed along the following:  

SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA 
Friday, April 17, 2020 at 9:30 AMIndividuals may view meetings live atlascruces.civicweb.net  
 

The health, safety and well-being of our residents and businesses are a top priority for City Council and the leadership in Las Cruces.  
 

As such, and consistent with and in support of the direction from Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and the New Department ofHealth public health order the Special Council Meeting will be held via video conference.  

In an effort to seek public input we ask that if you have comments/concerns/questions please e-mail your Councilor as follows: 

District 1 –kgandara@las-cruces.org 

District 2 –tstuve@las-cruces.org 

District 3 –gvasquez@las-cruces.org 

District 4 –jbencomo@las-cruces.org 

District 5 –gsorg@las-cruces.org 

District 6 –yflores@las-cruces.org 

Mayor –mayor@las-cruces.org 

1.CONFLICT OF INTEREST INQUIRY BY MAYOR AS REQUIRED BY LCMC SECTION 2-27 (E)(2) 

2.RESOLUTION(S) AND/OR ORDINANCE(S) FOR DISCUSSION 
2.1.A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF LAS CRUCES (CITY) TO ACCEPT A BUDGET ADJUSTMENT FOR EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE FOR THE IMPACT FROM COVID-19 TO VARIOUS PROGRAMS FOR $139,500 THROUGH AN AMENDMENT TO THE CITY’S ADOPTED FY2020 BUDGET 

3.UPDATES 

3.1.Information Gathering and Dissemination.  
 

4.ADJOURNMENT 

 

  1. Las Cruces Police Department / Las Cruces Fire Department 

Nothing operationally to report 

  1. Las Cruces Public Schools 

Nothing new to report, aside from the district’s ongoing efforts this week to officially transition the remote learning model. 

  1. Doña Ana County 

Eric Crespin with Doña Ana County Fire joined the JIC call today. No updates from the county – there was a Board of County Commissioners meeting during the call. 

 

  1. Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office 

Nothing new to report Tuesday. 

  1. Doña Ana County Detention Center 

 Nothing new to report 

  1. Village of Hatch 

Chief Thornton, Hatch PD: nothing new to report on Tuesday.  

  1. Town of Mesilla 

 Nothing new to report on Tuesday.  

  1. Memorial Medical Center (MMC) 

 Unavailable for Tuesday’s call    

  1. Mountain View Regional Medical Center 

 Ben: Reporters and others in the community have raised questions about our capacity to address this crisis. In TX, media is addressed at the county level, and in Las Cruces/DAC it’s handled at the state level, which can be problematic in getting information to those who need it. Posed a question with OEM about the possibility of having OEM issue a SitRep/weekly update for the media. Cullen: understands this is an ongoing issue on how to best address this but deferred to a higher level on how to release this information.  

  1. New Mexico State University 

No report Tuesday 

  1.  New Mexico State University Police  

Nothing new to report Tuesday    

  1. Office of Emergency Management (OEM) 

       Nothing new operationally; discussed having a separate conversation about handling media queries.  

  1. Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility 

  Nothing new to report on Tuesday. 

  1. State of NM Aging & Long-Term Services - Ombudsman Program 

       Nothing new to report Tuesday. 

  1. Mesilla Valley Regional Dispatch Authority (MVRDA) 

       No report Tuesday  

  1. U.S. Customs and Border Protection, El Paso Sector 

Nothing to update Tuesday.   

  1. New Mexico Department of Health 

       Unable to join tbe call Tuesday.    

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