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Latest News:

FEMA Grants Do Not Need to be Repaid

May 17, 2022DR-4652- NM PSA 002FEMA News Desk: 940-898-5454FEMA-R6-NewsDesk@fema.dhs.gov PSA FEMA Grants Do Not Need to be RepaidSTART DATE: ImmediatelyKILL DATE: XXRUN TIME: 35 Seconds FEMA GRANTS ARE NOT LOANS AND DO NOT HAVE TO BE REPAID NOR WILL FEMA ASK FOR...

Disaster Recovery Center Opens at Eastern NM University

May 17, 2022DR-4652- NM PSA 001FEMA News Desk: 940-898-5454FEMA-R6-NewsDesk@fema.dhs.gov PSA Disaster Recovery Center Opens at Eastern NM University START DATE: ImmediatelyKILL DATE: XXRUN TIME: 30 Seconds A DISASTER RECOVERY CENTER IS OPEN IN LINCOLN COUNTY AT...

FEMA Publishes Rumor Control Web Page

May 16, 2022DR-4652-NM MA-003FEMA News Desk: 940-898-5454FEMA-R6-NewsDesk@fema.dhs.gov Media Advisory FEMA Publishes Rumor Control Web Page SANTA FE, NM. – In an effort to control current and common myths and rumors about FEMA disaster assistance, an FAQ/Rumor page...

Executive Orders:

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Executive Order 2022-025

Declaring an Emergency in Sandoval County due to the Cerro Pelado Fire Event and Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Executive Order 2022-023

Authorizing Additional Emergency Funds for the New Mexico National Guard

Executive Order 2022-022

Declaring Severe Drought and Fire Conditions Throughout the State and Uring Municipal and County Governments to Consider Fireworks Bans Under the Fireworks Licensing and Safety Act

Executive Order 2022-021

Declaring an Emergency in Mora County due to the Cooks and Calf Fires and Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Executive Order 2022-020

Declaring an Emergency in Lincoln County due to Fire Event and Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Executive Order 2022-019

Declaring an Emergency in Colfax County due to the Cooks Peak Fire and Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Executive Order 2022-018

Declaring an Emergency in Valencia County due to the Big Hole Fire and Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Executive Order 2022-017

Declaring an Emergency in San Miguel County due to the Hermit’s Peak Fire and Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management