City of Las Cruces Launches Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program The City of Las Cruces has launched the Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program to assist Las Cruces businesses and nonprofit agencies and organizations who have been negatively impacted by Covid-19. The one-time grants, of as muchRead More →

Las Cruces International Airport debuts $4.8 million in upgrades The Las Cruces International Airport, 8990 Zia Boulevard, will soon be sporting a new look and upgrades to match, after recently undergoing more than $4 million in safety and facility upgrades, launching a new airport logo, and announcing a forthcoming barbecueRead More →

Governor Lujan Grisham, DFA Announces $150 Million in Grants to Support New Mexico Local Governments   Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and the Department of Finance and Administration on Tuesday announced $150 million in CARES Act grants to local governments across New Mexico to cover the cost of necessary expenditures incurredRead More →

Space Exploration Grants to UNM, NMSU, Navajo Technical College   Funds for fellowships will support STEM opportunities for minority students, space exploration programs   WASHINGTON—Nearly $2.3 million in combined awards from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will be granted to 3 New Mexico universities for fellowships supporting minority andRead More →

Two Las Cruces Organizations Earn AARP Community Grants Third New Mexico Grant Goes to Northern New Mexico Library  Santa Fe —AARP announced today that three New Mexico organizations are recipients of a 2020 AARP Community Challenge grant. Two of the grantees are in Las Cruces, the South Central Regional TransitRead More →

NM Delegation Announces $6.6 Million in Grants to 16 Community Health Centers for COVID-19 Relief and Testing WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Lujan (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $6,626,899 to 16 New Mexico communityRead More →

USDA Announces Grants for Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production  WASHINGTON, –The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of $3 million for grants through its new Office of Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production. The competitive grants will support the development of urban agriculture and innovative production projects throughRead More →

Funding is part of the $2 trillion CARES Act that passed Congress last month, will help sustain airports as critical transportation lifelines for local communities and help frontline workers travel rapidly and safely WASHINGTON D.C.—U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), along with U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb HaalandRead More →