Capital outlay projects requested in Catron and Socorro counties

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Each year, capital outlay funding is secured for important projects across our state. From enhancing educational facilities to local building renovations and community improvements, we have many areas with need for funding.

Both Catron and Socorro Counties have essential needs that the Legislature tries to address. The big issue is always available funds. This year the funding source is very limited and we have to try to finish projects.

Socorro County capital outlay requests are:

• Planning and construction of a geology facility for New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

• Renovations for senior centers countywide

• Community Center in Sabinal

Soccer fields and rodeo arena in Socorro

• La Joya Gym

• Las Nutrias Library

• Magdalena Water system

Catron County capital outlay requests are:

• GIS/911 Building improvement

• Improvements to the Reserve Senior Center to meet building code compliance

• Roads, Emergency Center, Clinics, Landfills

• Police Vehicles for Catron County

• Luna Irrigation works

• Reserve Multipurpose Facility

• Socorro Detention Center