Farmington to Receive $100K in Emergency Funds From State to Cope With Mass Shooting
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has approved giving emergency funding to help Farmington residents still reeling from a mass shooting that killed three people.
Her office announced the governor signed an executive order Thursday authorizing $100,000 for mental health resources or other measures to help the city's public health.
While the wider publics attention shifts after just a week or two, the trauma left behind by these tragedies in communities is long-lasting, and its critical we support them throughout the entire recovery process," Lujan Grisham said in a statement.