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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Farmington, Enchant Energy applaud Department of Energy’s Funding

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: September 16, 2019

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

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: September 10, 2019

NOTICE: Overflow of Untreated Sewage; NO Domestic Water Affected

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This morning there was an overflow of untreated sewage at lift station 8 near Murray Drive and Main Street. NO domestic water was affected, and the overflow was completely cleaned up in 40 minutes. Approximately 250 gallons reached the Farmers Mutual Ditc...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 30, 2019

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

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 16, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Farmington and Enchant Energy Sign Agreement

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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...

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 9, 2019

PSA Regarding West Nile & Mosquito Bite Prevention

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 6, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE: STREET CLOSURES IN THE DOWNTOWN AREA: Aug – September 2019

Please be advised there are several upcoming street closures for events in the downtown area. The first event is on Thursday, August 8. Complete details are located on a downloadable notice available at /DocumentCenter/View/20036/Downtown-Street-Closure-N...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 5, 2019

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

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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 ...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 1, 2019

WWII B-17 Bomber is coming to Farmington!!

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Tours of the historic warbird will be available September 23-30, 2019:  Monday, Friday, and Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on site.  Standard tour fees are $10/p...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Enchant Energy Response to IEEFA Report

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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 ...

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: July 29, 2019

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

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: July 8, 2019

Press Release Issued by Enchant Energy

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Enchant Energy today issued the following press release regarding the publication of a Sargent & Lundy engineering report on the feasibility of a carbon capture retrofit project at San Juan Generating Station in New Mexico. 

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: June 10, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Farmington to Attend Outdoor Retailer Show in Denver

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Farmington to Attend Outdoor Retailer Show in Denver

Sharing Outdoor Recreation Industry Initiative (ORII) with Nation’s Leading Brands

Farmington, NM — The City of Farmington continues to take bold steps to ensure a bright futu...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: April 23, 2019

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

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: April 12, 2019

NEWS RELEASE: Letter of intent between City of Farmington and Acme Equities extended

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Letter of intent between City of Farmington and Acme Equities extended

City, Acme Equities and Enchant Energy negotiating public-private partnership 

Farmington, NM - The City of Farmington is pleased to announce the unanimous decision of ...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: March 15, 2019

San Juan Generating Station is NOT destined to shut down

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San Juan Generating Station is NOT destined to shut down

It is ready for transformation into a global leadership facility for environmental stewardship

The Path Forward for San Juan Generating Station

The City of Farmington thanks the San J...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: March 4, 2019

City asks Legislature for 90 days to complete feasibility study

City asks Legislature for 90 days to complete feasibility study on application of carbon capture technology to keep San Juan Generating Station openSenator Bill Sharer is offering today an amendment to SB 489, New Mexico’s Energy Transition Act,...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: March 1, 2019

COF ADVANCES TO THE NEXT CONTRACTUAL STEP TO KEEP SAN JUAN GENERATING STATION OPEN PAST 2022

CITY OF FARMINGTON ADVANCES TO THE NEXT CONTRACTUAL STEP TO KEEP SAN JUAN GENERATING STATION OPEN PAST 2022

Previously the City of Farmington entered into a "Letter of Intent" with Acme Equities LLC to negotiate a purchase agreement for the acqui...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: March 1, 2019

San Juan Generating Station Q&A

FARMINGTON CITY MANAGER PROVIDES AN UPDATE AND STATUS REPORT ON THE SAN JUAN GENERATING STATION ACQUISITION THROUGH A QUESTION & ANSWER FORMAT

1.  Why are the City of Farmington and San Juan County working so hard to extend the life of SJGS an...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: February 27, 2019

Win-Win Solution Found for San Juan Generating Station

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The City of Farmington and the people of San Juan County have found a win-win solution for the San Juan Generating Station that will make many of the costly and complex provisions in Senate Bill 489 unnecessary.

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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...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: February 18, 2019

The Mayor's Table

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The Mayor's Table

Today's Topic: Wayfinding Signs

The Mayor's Table has been created as an educational and informational forum. Every first and third Monday at 9:00 am, Mayor Nate Duckett and City Manager Rob Mayes discuss opportunities, challenges, and dec...

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The Mayor's Table: Wayfinding Signs Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Learn the facts about Farmington's new roundabouts!

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With the installation of roundabouts in the City of Farmington, we are asking community members to invest a few minutes to learn the facts about how they will affect driver and pedestrian traffic.

For example: Did you know traffic roundabouts are tried and...

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Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Emergency Contact Numbers for Electrical Outages, Water Breaks, and/or Sewer Spills/Backups

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Experiencing a utility outage?  Spotted a water break?  Witnessing a sewer spill or backup?  Read below to see how to report!

Electrical:

If you, or someone you know, is experiencing a utility outage, please contact: 505.599-8444

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Posted on: January 15, 2017

Projects, Construction, and Closures

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Keep up with the happenings around the city by visiting our Projects, Construction, and Closures page!

The City of Farmington is working hard to keep you informed about current construction going on in your community. Please do not hesitate to call us for ...

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Projects, Construction, and Closures Farmington Spotlight
Posted on: January 15, 2017

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