RODEY TO CELEBRATE INFRASTRUCTURE GRANT FUNDING

RODEY TO CELEBRATE INFRASTRUCTURE GRANT FUNDING

District 1 Doña Ana County Commissioner Oscar Vásquez Butler and other dignitaries will be in the northern Doña Ana County community of Rodey on Thursday, April 22, for a ceremony marking receipt of a $300,000 grant to bring natural gas lines, appliances and weatherization services to the residents.

The event will begin at 11 a.m., with welcoming remarks by Rose Garcia of the Tierra del Sol Housing Corporation. In addition to Commissioner Butler, other scheduled speakers include State Rep. Andy Nuñez, Frank Padilla of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Doug Campion of the Community Action Agency and Joseph Montoya of the New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority.

The event will be held at 204 Victor Duran Street. 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.