DOÑA ANA COUNTY FLEET BUILDING GRAND OPENING SLATED

DOÑA ANA COUNTY FLEET BUILDING GRAND OPENING SLATED

Doña Ana County’s new 18,000-square-foot Fleet Maintenance Facility at 2033 E. Griggs in Las Cruces will celebrate its grand opening on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at 11 a.m.

In addition to administrative offices, locker rooms with showers and a classroom, the facility sports eight heavy-equipment bays, four light-equipment bays, a wash bay, natural lighting, waste-oil heaters and a water-recycling system. The facility was constructed at a total cost of $3.4 million.

The opening ceremony will be held in the service bay area of the facility, and a special surprise will conclude the event.

Doña Ana County Commission Chairwoman Karen G. Perez will speak, as will Interim Doña Ana County Manager M. Sue Padilla and Fleet Manager Gabe Silva.

Refreshments – including hot posole – will be served. The public and the media are encouraged to attend.

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews: may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.