The Lea County Commission responded to the letter sent to the Lea County manager by the N.M. Department of Health secretary this weekend.
Here is the response the commission approved sending today during its monthly meeting. RESPONSE LETTER to SECRETARY.
To read the letter sent to Lea County Manager Mike Gallagher by the health secretary by email as well as delivered by hand by the N.M. State Police, click HERE.
To see the Gallagher’s video last week explaining that Lea County officials will not be enforcing the governor’s health orders, click HERE.
For more information, see the story in Friday’s News-Sun.