Press Releases

Work zone crash claims the life of NMDOT employee

Work zone crash claims the life of NMDOT employee SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Transportation is grieving the death of a beloved employee. Mittie Runyan was killed in a work zone crash on US 285 on Monday,...

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Get home safely during the Thanksgiving holiday

NMDOT reminds New Mexicans to ‘Take a Ride on Us’ SANTA FE – As New Mexicans participate in Thanksgiving celebrations involving alcohol, the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and its partners are...

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NMDOT provides cold/winter weather driving tips

11/02/21 - NMDOT provides cold/winter weather driving tips SANTA FE – Parts of New Mexico are already experiencing freezing temperatures, high winds, snow, sleet, rain, and ice which may cause hazardous driving...

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NMDOT emphasizes pedestrian safety on Halloween

11/01/21 - NMDOT emphasizes pedestrian safety on Halloween SANTA FE – October is Pedestrian Safety Month. The goal is to increase awareness around pedestrian safety and remind drivers to watch for pedestrians each time...

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