In Sierra County 6,352 or (99.4%) have tested NEGATIVE for COVID-19 while 38 or (0.6%) have tested POSITIVE with 1 death reported according to the New Mexico Department of Health website. Places of lodging may now operate at 75% of maximum occupancy.
Less than 30 days left to respond to the 2020 Census. US Census takers are going door – to – door from 9:00am through 9:00pm every day in Sierra County. Even if you have completed the census by mail or online the census takers could knock on your door and verify your census information. They will be wearing a name badge, carrying a black satchel bag with the US Census logo on it and they will also have a US Census branded iPhone. Census takers are local residence hired to help you and everyone in your home be counted in the 2020 census.
Help improve the internet in Sierra County by taking our quick internet survey and speed test. Visit our website at sierraco.org then click on the “Services” button across the top and take the BROADBAND SURVEY & SPEED TEST.