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May 26, 2020 Meeting Agenda

May 26, 2020 Meeting Agenda

Roosevelt County COVID-19 Update

Portales, NM – As Roosevelt County COVID-19 numbers remain low, the County will continue to advance to the next phase of the recovery plan. All County employees returned to physical worksites Monday, May 4 and the transition over these past two weeks have been successful. The Roosevelt County Courthouse has been open to the public allowing access to District Court and for early voting. The doors on the west side of the building (facing the Post Office) and the elevator entrance remain open and accessible. The public is encouraged to practice social distancing and potential waiting lines for each office have been marked accordingly. Residents are encouraged to call and schedule an appointment as needed and can utilize online payment methods, the drop box or mail for all County offices located within the courthouse. The Roosevelt County Law Enforcement Complex lobby will reopen to the public on Monday, May 18. Roosevelt County continues to practice enhanced cleaning regimes and follow the COVID Safe Practices. Additional safety mechanisms have also been installed where applicable to protect both staff and the public. Roosevelt County’s rental facilities remain closed. If you plan to vote absentee, you must request an absentee ballot by May 28 online or by mail. All eligible, major party registered voters were mailed an application by the Secretary of State. Please call or email the County Clerk’s Office if you have not received your absentee application or need assistance at 575.356.8562 or clerks@rooseveltcounty.com. Please contact County Administration if you need anything further at 575.356.5307 or...

Public Notice – Budget Workshop

The Roosevelt County Commission will be holding a budget workshop. They will be meeting with administration, elected officials and department heads to discuss preliminary budget proposals. Please find the date, time, and location below: COMMISSION WORKSHOP: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Due to limitations on public gathers as ordered by the State of NM, this meeting will be a webinar/teleconference meeting only. There will not be a public gathering of any size. Any person interested in listening to the meeting can go to http://www.anymeeting.com/PIID=EE58D988864B3D and register for the webinar. Once you register, you will be provided the option to listen online or by phone. A recording of the meeting will be posted to the County’s website following the conclusion of the meeting. Click here to view the public...

Property Tax Payments Remain Due May 11, 2020

Roosevelt County – Following discussions with the State of New Mexico, 2019 second-half property tax payments will remain as scheduled by state statute.  The Treasurer’s Office offers a variety of payment options. Payments must be  made by Monday, May 11, 2020. You can submit by mail to 109 W. First Street, Portales, NM 88130 postmarked by May 11, 2020 to avoid any penalties or interest, deposited in our Drop Box, or paid online at www.rooseveltcounty.com (fees apply).   The Roosevelt County Treasurer’s Office does accept the postmark as the payment date. “The County collects and sends taxes to other agencies,” stated County Treasurer Layle Sanchez. “Extending collections could have a direct negative impact on an agency’s ability to operate and its budget. The Treasurer’s Office is ready to assist you.” Questions regarding payments can be sent to lsanchez@rooseveltcounty.com or call (575) 356-4081.  Taxes can be paid online at: www.rooseveltcounty.com                The mailing address for payments: Roosevelt County Treasurer 109 W. First Street, Portales, NM...