SANTA FE, NM – New Mexico Counties presented Torrance County with a Workers’ Compensation Safety Award for Division 2 during the 2019 NMC Legislative Conference January 17, 2019 in Santa Fe. Torrance County received its award for achieving a positive claim trend and lowering the frequency of workers’ compensation claims over the last three years for 2018. The counties are divided into five divisions based on the number of employees. For this award, the county received a $7,000 contribution refund. The county has received the safety award four times with one honorable mention.
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Correction: The Public Hearing for Ordinance 2018-01 will be heard at 9:00 a.m. not at 1 P.M. as previously noted on the Agenda. Please help spread the word!
The 7th Judicial District Attorney's Office is now seeking applicants for an Administrative Assistant position in its' Estancia office with a projected start date – immediate.
The Torrance County Commission has cancelled the December 26th, 2018 Commission Meeting. A December 19th, 2018 meeting has been proposed in it's place, if the need arises.
As part of our efforts to keep Torrance County residents informed and involved in the decision process, the Torrance County Commission will hold a Public Hearing to consider Ordinance 2018-01 AN ORDINANCE INCREASING THE NUMBER OF COMMISSIONERS ON THE BOARD OF TORRANCE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO FIVE MEMBERS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE X, SECTION 7 OF THE NEW MEXICO CONSTITUTION.
Information provided by Linda Jaramillo, County Clerk
The Torrance County Board of Commissioners is looking for two (2) committee members to conduct research, data collection and presentation of information on Solid Waste Pick-Up Options.
Edison Research collects the vote totals on Election Night for the National Election Pool. They are currently looking to hire a Vote Reporter in Torrance county for the November 6th General. They hire these Vote Reporters in each New Mexico county as well as most counties nationwide.
The Office of Emergency Management, Fire Department, American Red Cross, and the Community Emergency Response Team will be conducting a clinic in order to prepare for the Wildfire Season.
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Torrance County urges our citzens to be observant, courteous and knowledgeable about motorcycle usage in our community.
The Torrance County Commission, at the urging of the County Fire Chief have imposed Burn Restrictions for the unincorporated portions of Torrance County. Chief Gary has indicated that it is in the best interest of the County to impose burn restrictions due to severe drought conditions