HEAT ILLNESS

Learn what heat illness is and how to prevent it at home and at work.  See Prevent_Heat_Illness


NOTICE

The Gila National Forest has completed its Travel Management Final Environmental Impact Statement and Forest Supervisor Kelly Russell has signed the Record of Decision selecting Alternative G.


With the publication of the legal notice in the forest's newspapers of record, the start of a 45-day appeal period and resolution will begin.

See the information here.


HIDALGO COUNTY

PUBLIC LAND ADVISORY COMMITTEE (PLAC)

NEXT MEETINGS SCHEDULED

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 3:00 p.m.

SPECIAL MEETINGS WILL BE SCHEDULED AS NEEDED
MEETINGS WILL BE HELD AT:

THE HIDALGO COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

305 PYRAMID ST, LORDSBURG NM

Previous PLAC minutes and agendas

Minutes                         Agendas

 
 May 4, 2016                            May 4, 2016
 Aug 3, 2016                            Aug 3, 2016
 Nov 2, 2016                            Nov 2, 2016
 Jan 25, 2017                           Jan 25, 2017
 Apr 26, 2017                           Apr 26, 2017
 Jul 26, 2017                            Jul 26, 2017 
 Oct 25, 2017                           Oct 25, 2017
 Jul 25, 2018                            Jul 25, 2018
Oct 25, 2018                           Oct 25, 2018
Jan 23, 2019                           Jan 23, 2019


Animal Control Officer

Capture and removal of stray or dangerous animals will be handled by contacting the Hidalgo County Dispatch office at 575-542-8827.  Please provide a good description and location of the animal.   


                      Collective Bargaining

To view the collective bargaining agreement, click on the link below.

Collective_Bargaining_Agreement_2016-06-21

Public Notices


HIDALGO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE

The Hidalgo County Manager’s Office is currently accepting applications for a temporary, full-time Rural Addressor/Emergency Manager position. This position has the potential to receive benefits within nine (9) months. Applicants must have a High School Diploma or Equivalent.  Applications and complete job description may be picked up at The Hidalgo County Manager’s Office – 305 Pyramid Street, Lordsburg, NM or visit www.hidalgocounty.org.  Deadline for applications is Friday, October 5, 2018. Hidalgo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   


Watershed Protection

Emergency Watershed Protection Program

The purpose of the Emergency Watershed Protection Program (EWP) was established by Congress to respond to emergencies created by natural disasters.   The EWP Program is designed to help people and conserve natural resources by relieving imminent hazards to life and property caused by floods, fires, drought, windstorms, and other natural occurrences.  The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) administers the EWP Program; EWP-Recovery, and EWP–Floodplain Easement (FPE).  

EWP - Recovery

The EWP Program is a recovery effort program aimed at relieving imminent hazards to life and property caused by floods, fires, windstorms, and other natural occurrences.

Who is Eligible?

Public and private landowners are eligible for assistance, but must be represented by a project sponsor that must be a legal subdivision of the State, such as a city, county, township or conservation district, and Native American Tribes or Tribal governments.

NRCS may pay up to 75 percent of the construction cost of emergency measures. The remaining 25 percent must come from local sources and can be in the form of cash or in-kind services.

EQIP is another source available to producers thru NRCS.  This would help with wells, pumps, troughs, etc.    

 

Emergency_Conservation_Program.pdf

News_Release_ECP_2013.pdf


NOTICE

HIDALGO MEDICAL SERVICES IS HELPING PEOPLE GET ENROLLED FOR HEALTH INSURANCE THROUGH THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT.  THERE ARE ENROLLMENT EVENTS COMING TO YOUR COMMUNITY, OR DAILY ENROLLMENT AT HMS CLINICS MONDAY THRU FRIDAY.  PLEASE SEE THE ATTACHED FLYER FOR DETAILS OF THE ITEMS YOU NEED TO HAVE WITH YOU WHEN GETTING ENROLLED. 

ACA_Hidalgo_Flyer