HOUSE MEMORIAL 21
56th legislature - STATE OF NEW MEXICO - second session, 2024
Tara L. Lujan
DECLARING JANUARY 25, 2024 "SANTA FE COUNTY DAY" IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
WHEREAS, in 1852, Santa Fe county was established as one of the first counties in the United States territory of New Mexico; and
WHEREAS, Santa Fe county has within its boundaries the local government jurisdictions of the city of Espanola, the city of Santa Fe and the town of Edgewood; and
WHEREAS, Santa Fe county has within its boundaries the tribal government jurisdictions of the Pueblo of Santa Clara, the Pueblo of San Ildefonso, the Pueblo of Nambe, the Pueblo of Pojoaque and the Pueblo of Tesuque; and
WHEREAS, Santa Fe county also encompasses many long-inhabited traditional communities; and
WHEREAS, county residents are governed by publicly elected officials on the board of county commissioners, the county clerk, the county assessor, the county treasurer, the county probate judge and the county sheriff; and
WHEREAS, the Santa Fe county government and its elected officials work to be inclusive of all persons and authorities in the county to utilize resources to best provide services for everyone; and
WHEREAS, Santa Fe county honors and promotes the strong traditions and cultures of all people in the county;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO that Santa Fe county residents, past and present, be recognized for their contributions in creating an inclusive environment honoring the county's diverse cultures and traditions; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that January 25, 2024 be declared "Santa Fe County Day" in the house of representatives; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that copies of this memorial be transmitted to the mayor of the city of Espanola, the mayor of the city of Santa Fe, the mayor of the town of Edgewood and the governors of the Pueblo of Santa Clara, the Pueblo of San Ildefonso, the Pueblo of Nambe, the Pueblo of Pojoaque and the Pueblo of Tesuque.
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