News Flash

Posted on: February 20, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Farmington Electric Utility System upgrading meters

Farmington Electric Utility System upgrading meters

FARMINGTON, N.M. - The Farmington Electric Utility System is improving its services to customers throughout San Juan County. FEUS will be upgrading electric meters in its entire service area by replacing ...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: February 17, 2020

The Mayor's Table: Outdoor recreation and community transformation

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Outdoor recreation and community transformation are the topics of today’s episode of The Mayor’s Table, filmed at Three Rivers Brewstillery in downtown Farmington. Watch today’s episode HERE.

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: February 11, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: ORII Basecamp will help entrepreneurs launching, expanding or relocating outdoor recr

Are you ready to launch, expand or relocate an outdoor recreation business in San Juan County?  The City of Farmington and San Juan College are hosting ORII Basecamp to help your business flourish. This free event is scheduled for March 7, 2020 f...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: February 3, 2020

The Mayor's Table: Accomplishments and Goals

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Studio Bake Shoppe at Artifacts 302 was the perfect setting for today’s episode of The Mayor’s Table and to remind our community that downtown Farmington is open for business! Mayor Duckett and Rob Mayes are discussing 2019 accomplishm...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 23, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: ARTrageous’ live interactive show coming to Farmington for one night

ARTrageous show at Farmington Civic Center

FARMINGTON, NM – With over 3,000 shows performed around the world, ARTrageous is the one-of-a-kind, interactive art and music experience that has CBS raving “Go see this show!” and will be at the Farmington Civic Center on Sa...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 20, 2020

The Mayor's Table: Main Street Enhancements

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Downtown Farmington is open for business! Mayor Duckett and Sherry Roach are discussing the Main Street enhancements on today’s episode of The Mayor’s Table, filmed at the Complete Streets HQ in the HeART of Farmington. Watch today&...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 10, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Among the Waters Park closed January 13 to April 13

CLOSED AREA PARK1024_1

Among the Waters Park closed January 13 to April 13

 

FARMINGTON, N.M. – The Among the Waters Park will be closed from Monday, January 13 through Monday, April 13 to allow for construction in the park.

Should anyone from the public have qu...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 10, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: First Works of Heart Volunteer Fair set for January 30: Vendor registration now open

Volunteer Fair Banner

First Works of Heart Volunteer Fair set for January 30

Vendor registration now open

FARMINGTON, N.M. - Volunteers are the heart and soul of every community! On Thursday, January 30, organizations will come together for the inaugural Works of Heart Volunteer...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Jolt Our Future

Jolt Our Future Event Graphic

How do you see Farmington in 2040? What is your vision for our residents, housing, transportation, economy, and recreation? Join us the evening of 1/30 at Jolt Our Future, a FREE event where you can learn and contribute to what we can do as a community to...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 6, 2020

The Mayor's Table: Civility First

Mayor Duckett and his guest, Larry Moore with the Community Relations Commission, are coming to you from the Cosmic Cafe in downtown Farmington. They're encouraging citizens to make Civility First part of their New Year's resolution and spread a message o...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: December 20, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Groundbreaking ceremony for downtown Farmington revitalization project

Complete Streets Groundbreaking 12-20-19 1

Groundbreaking ceremony for downtown Farmington revitalization project

FARMINGTON, N.M. – Community members gathered today at Orchard Park for the Downtown Farmington Revitalization Complete Streets Project Groundbreaking Ceremony. The project i...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: December 19, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Help shape Farmington’s future at the Jolt Our Future public event

Jolt Our Future Event Graphic

Help shape Farmington’s future at the Jolt Our Future public event

FARMINGTON, N.M. – The City of Farmington is updating its comprehensive plan to help guide Farmington’s future development. As part of this effort, the City is...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: December 16, 2019

The Mayor's Table

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Tis the season for a very special Mayor’s Table. Please join us on Christmas Eve as Mayor Duckett, Police Chief Steve Hebbe and Fire Chief David Burke read The Night Before Christmas.  

https://youtu.be/oKzng-PhIc8

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: December 13, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Enchant Energy and City of Farmington React to Los Alamos National Laboratory Indep

Enchant Energy and City of Farmington React to Los Alamos National Laboratory Independent Assessment of Carbon Capture Retrofit Study of San Juan Generating Station

Farmington, New Mexico, December 13, 2019 –Enchant Energy Corporation (E...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: December 10, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Enchant Energy and City of Farmington Announce Selections

Enchant Energy and City of Farmington Announce Selections

for San Juan Generating Station Retrofit Project

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to provide Carbon Capture Technology;

 Kiewit and Sargent & Lundy Selected as the Integrated Engineer...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: November 22, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Farmington’s finance division receives 3 prestigious awards

Finance division standing with Mayor Duckett and City Council

FARMINGTON, N.M. - The City of Farmington's finance division received three awards from the Government Finance Officers Association. The awards are prestigious and nationally recognized as noteworthy accomplishments by governmental units. Attaining the aw...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: November 18, 2019

The Mayor's Table: Upcoming Civic Center Shows

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Randy West has brought his love and expertise of performing arts to our community and reinvigorated the entertainment offerings at the Farmington Civic Center. “I want them (the audience) to see that the live performing arts are also a magical a...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: November 13, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Farmington recognized as best family-friendly employer for fifth year

Family Friendly Award

City of Farmington recognized as best family-friendly employer for fifth year

Status will give the City an edge in competition to attract highest-quality applicants

FARMINGTON, N.M. – The City of Farmington earned distinction for its workplace policies by F...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: November 4, 2019

The Mayor's Table: There’s NEVER a bad time to go fishing!

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

There’s NEVER a bad time to go fishing! We’re revisiting Quality Waters, known for world-class fishing, on today’s repeat episode of The Mayor’s Table with special guest, Hank Adair. 

Watch today's episode o...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: October 23, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: State’s new director of outdoor recreation tours Farmington region

Lake Farmington 3

State’s new director of outdoor recreation tours Farmington region

Future of outdoors looks bright for Farmington and New Mexico

FARMINGTON, N.M. - Newly appointed state director of outdoor recreation, Axie Navas, made an inaugural trip to Farmington on Oct...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: October 21, 2019

The Mayor's Table

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Farmington strives to energize the life journeys of outdoor lovers and active families. As part of this promise, Farmington has created the Outdoor Recreation Principles to encourage residents, businesses, organizations and visitors to respect all aspects...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: October 18, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Four Corners Regional Airport transformation underway

4 Corners Regional Airport 1

Four Corners Regional Airport transformation underway

Commercial air service anticipated summer 2020

FARMINGTON, N.M. - Transformation has begun at the Four Corners Regional Airport. Crews started construction September 30 to upgrade the runway to meet fede...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: October 16, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Farmington Parks, Recreation, & Cultural Affairs brings home four state awards

Ricketts Ball Field Crew

FARMINGTON, NM – Individuals and groups from the City of Farmington’s Parks, Recreation, & Cultural Affairs department were recognized yesterday during the Farmington City Council meeting for bringing home four state awards from th...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: October 7, 2019

The Mayor's Table: Road Construction Update

Mayors_Table_LogoCS4_150

Mayor Duckett and Public Works Director David Sypher provide an update on road construction on today's episode of The Mayor's Table. Watch today's episode HERE.

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Farmington, Enchant Energy applaud Department of Energy’s Funding

Visiting Capital Hill. Pictured left to right:  Marvin Griff, our DC Legal Counsel. Scott McHone, Sr

Farmington, Enchant Energy applaud Department of Energy’s Funding of Front-End Engineering Design Study for Retrofitting San Juan Generating Station with Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage Technology

FARMINGTON, NM - The City of Farmington an...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: September 16, 2019

The Mayor's Table: W.E. Rock Grand National Championships

Duckett Mayor Table Logo

There are so many opportunities to Jolt Your Journey in Farmington, New Mexico! Mayor Duckett comes to you from the W.E. Rock Grand National Championships on today's episode of The Mayor's Table. The championships took place September 7-8 at Brown Springs...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 30, 2019

City of Farmington, Farmington Electric Utility System responds to misinformation circulating

CityFarmingtonLogo72

City of Farmington, Farmington Electric Utility System responds to misinformation circulating about standby service fees 

We’d like to provide clarification regarding recent misinformation circulating about standby service fees for self-generating...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 16, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Farmington and Enchant Energy Sign Agreement

Larry Heller and Mayor Nate Duckett signing agreement

City of Farmington and Enchant Energy Sign AgreementEnchant Energy to acquire 95% Interest in San Juan Generating Station in 2022

Farmington, N.M. – The City of Farmington and Enchant Energy Corporation announce they’ve signed an agreem...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Farmington City Council formally considering adopting an Extended Rights Transfer Agreement

Farmington City Council formally considering adopting an Extended Rights Transfer Agreement between the City and Enchant Energy Corporation

After many months of work by many dedicated City, County, State, and community members, a successful preliminary fea...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 9, 2019

PSA Regarding West Nile & Mosquito Bite Prevention

tiger-mosquito-49141_1920

Officials with San Juan County announced yesterday that mosquitoes in the area have tested positive for West Nile Virus.

***There are NO known cases of West Nile virus in humans or animals at this time.

The City of Farmington uses integrated pest management...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 5, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Farmington Fire Department has good news for the community, property owners

Farmington Fire Department Logo

Farmington, NM – The Farmington Fire Department today announced their public protection classification, established by the Insurance Services Office, changed from 3 to 2. This is great news for the community! The ISO rating is a report ...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Enchant Energy Response to IEEFA Report

Enchant Energy

Enchant Energy recently responded to a July report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis on the planned retrofit of San Juan Generating Station with carbon capture technology. Their response addresses many of the inaccuracies and ...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Waste Management Begins New Services for Bulk Trash and Hard-to-Handle Household Waste on August 1

New bulk trash pick up begins August 1

Waste Management Begins New Services for Bulk Trash and Hard-to-Handle Household Waste on August 1

Waste Management and the City of Farmington will now offer simple, convenient and environmentally responsible ways for residents to dispose of unwanted mater...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: July 29, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Farmington Electric Utility System recognized for work on Light Up Navajo Nation init

City Council Recognizes Farmington Electric Utility System for participation in Light Up Navajo Nati

Farmington Electric Utility System recognized for work on Light Up Navajo Nation initiative

Farmington, NM – The Farmington Electric Utility System received recognition at the 2019 American Public Power Association National Conference for their co...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: April 23, 2019

NEWS RELEASE: Stan the T. rex is coming to Farmington

Stock Image of T-Rex

Stan the T. rex is coming to Farmington

Farmington, NM - The City of Farmington announced today STAN the Tyrannosaurus rex, a dinosaur replica, is coming to the Farmington Museum. STAN is set to arrive tomorrow afternoon and will be installed in t...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: February 24, 2019

City of Farmington signs initial agreement to continue operations of San Juan Generating Station

Lawrence Heller of Acme Equities LLC & City Manager Rob Mayes

The City of Farmington and Acme Equities LLC, a New York City based private holding company that focuses on North American energy assets, have signed an agreement to continue operating the San Juan Generating Station. The parties are finalizing the detail...

Read on...

Farmington Spotlight