Final Forum Agenda
This year’s Legislative Communication Forum will be held Tuesday, November 28.
The deadline to apply is November 9. Email or deliver your packets to Priscilla Lucero at the Southwest New Mexico Council of Governments – email@example.com.
The first presentations will get underway just after 8 am and depending on how many organizations apply, should end around 4-5 pm. We will let the applicant’s know when their sector will be presenting as well as an official time limit on November 16.
If you have any questions contact Kim Clark at 575-538-2665 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Silver City hosted the Legislative Interim Committee on August 5 & 6 at the Grant County Business and Conference Center.
Sen. Joseph Cervantes chaired the meetings and local legislator Representative Rudy Martinez was in attendance. Senator Morales stopped in to give opening remarks and Representative Dow had a different Committee meeting in T or C at the same time.
The Grant County Prospectors sponsored the meeting along with Freeport McMoRan, Hidalgo Medical Services, Grant County Democratic Party and the Silver City Regional Association of Realtors.
Read about the meeting in the Grant County Beat:
Grant County welcomed the Science, Technology & Telecommunication Legislative Interim Committee in August 2017. This committee meeting chaired by Rep Candie Sweetser was held at WNMU J. Cloyd Miller Library.
In the photo Dr. Joe Shepard is speaking to the legislators about higher education and technology!
This event was sponsored by Western New Mexico University, Grant County Prospectors, PNM, and others.
Read the articles published by the Grant County Beat:
The Grant County Prospectors hosted the NM Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee at the Grant County Business & Conference center on Thursday, July 13.
New Mexico Representative Rudy Martinez, District 39 serves as the chairman of this committee and New Mexico Representative Rebecca Dow, District 38 is an advisory member.
Partnering sponsors included Grant County, State Farm Insurance – Jon Saari/Chuck Johnson, Grant County Democrat Party, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 358, Howell Graphic Design and Southwest NM Council of Governments.
Grant County Prospectors hold an annual Legislative Communications Forum at the end of each year. Legislators hear presentations from local governments and community groups concerning their issues and requests, including capitol. Click here gc-prospectors_2017brochure for the PDF of the brochure. From the Forum the Prospectors create their issues of concern brochure and their talking points for Grant County Day.