Tue. Jun 25th, 2024

GOV. LUJAN GRISHAM ANNOUNCES CARES ACT FUNDING

The State of New Mexico announced funds that would be allocated to local community small businesses. These funds, in the amount of $150 million, comes from the CARES act grants to cover the cost of necessary expenditures incurred due to the public health order. As reported this morning, Clovis received $4,260,000.00 for Small Business Grants in Partnership with Local Governments. Curry County received $322,163, with Roosevelt County receiving $239,625.  Clovis also received $240,061.00 from the COVID-19 Emergency Grants to local governments from the State of New Mexico. As part of this grant, Curry County received $157,717, Roosevelt County received $50,000 and the City of Portales received $109,375. All requests for amounts less than $50,000 for direct local government grants were awarded in full.

 

Regional counties also received funding:

Small Business Grants in Partnership with Local Governments

Chaves County – $537,500

Quay County – $152,550

City of Roswell, City of – $5,556,250

City of Tucumcari – $13,221

 

COVID-19 Emergency Grants to local governments from the State of New Mexico

Chaves County – $337,750

City of Roswell – $1,351,000

City of Tucumcari – $27,956

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