Several Navajo govt offices Closed due to COVID-19, 7.1.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, Hope you are all safe and healthy. I came across these memos from various Navajo Nation government offices regarding their closures since June 7, 2022. The following Navajo government offices issued Closure Memos Due to COVID-19: Navajo Facilities Maintenance Department; Navajo Department of Information Technology; Navajo Divisions; Navajo Insurance Office; and the Navajo […]

Nez signs $14M for Hardship Assistance for Elders; Council approves $14M for Hardship Assistance for Elders & $557M for Hardship Assistance for Adults & Minors, 12.30.21

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans,On Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021, Navajo Nation President Nez signed the Council’s resolution that approved the use of $14 Million in Unspent CARES funds of the $2.1 Billion in Navajo Nation ARPA funds for Hardship Assistance for elders. The Council approved $14M for Hardship Assistance for elders and $557 Million for Hardship Assistance for […]

$1.2B proposed for Navajo Infrastructure & Hardship Assistance, 9 am, 12.16&17.21

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, The Navajo Nation Council Naabik’iyati Committee started two days of work session on proposed Legislation 0257-21: An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and Navajo Nation Council; Allocating $1,166,003,000/$1.16 BILLION of Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Funds; Approving the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Expenditure Plans for Water and Wastewater Projects, Broadband Projects, Home […]

5:30 PM, 10.9.20: Nez & Lizer announce Hardship Aid signed.

PRESS RELEASE – Nez-Lizer Administration approves hardship relief funds for enrolled Navajo Nation members, chapter relief funds, and broadband initiatives “All Navajo Nation CARES Act funds have now been allocated” WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer approved two separate resolutions on Friday, adopting the hardship assistance expenditure […]

92 Dine’ relatives test positive for COVID-19, 3.27.20

PRESS RELEASE – 21 new cases of COVID-19 reported for Navajo Nation, two deaths confirmed WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Friday, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were informed by the Navajo Department of Health and Navajo Area Indian Health Service, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center, that the number […]