Created on Friday, 06 December 2013 20:55
Photo: The Chamber of Commerce presented a clock to Mayor James Marshall as a token of appreciation for his service to the community. From left are Chamber President Scott Terry; Board Member Tony Trujillo; Grant County Commission Chairman Brett Kasten; Mayor James Marshall; Chamber Board Member Lori Bonomo; and Western New Mexico University President Joe Shepard.
The Silver City-Grant County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon to bring members together. The featured speaker was Silver City Mayor James Marshall, who has announced he will not run again.
The event turned into a semi-roast of the mayor. Grant County Commission Chairman Brett Kasten was the first to speak.
Created on Friday, 06 December 2013 16:27
Editor's Note: The Beat did not know about Interstate Stream Commission staff presentations for Cliff-Gila FFA members ahead of time, so did not get notes from the presentations.
The Gila Basin Irrigation Commission held a gathering for Future Farmers of America participants before the official meeting to have Interstate Stream Commission staff members provide information on the Arizona Water Settlements Act.
Created on Friday, 06 December 2013 13:54
During the tour of several Fort Bayard National Landmark facilities by state officials and interested community members Wednesday, it was explained that an Expression of Interest in purchasing the property is the first stage of a multi-phase process for the state to sell the property.
An information sheet was handed out, which had several questions and answers.
An inventory of the 62 buildings on the 298 acres, which will be offered for purchase to those interested during the next step of the process, were listed with their square footage.
Created on Thursday, 05 December 2013 16:50
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Created on Thursday, 05 December 2013 16:34
State officials Brad Isaacson, on the phone, and Jim Thalmann, led a tour of Fort Bayard to gauge interest in the purchase and reuse of the property. (Photo by Mary Alice Murphy)
On Wednesday, Dec. 4, three state officials traveled to the Fort Bayard National Historic Landmark to give a tour and explain the process the state is using to seek interest in possible purchase of the property.
The tour began, led by Brad Isaacson, project manager in New Mexico General Services Department Facilities Management, at the Commanding Officers' Quarters. The Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society, with no benefit of power, water or heat, manages, as a museum, the building in the middle of Officers' Row at Fort Bayard.
Created on Thursday, 05 December 2013 15:44
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Created on Wednesday, 04 December 2013 07:43
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SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-
SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-
OTERO MESA-WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-
NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
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