Press release: Gov. Richardson visiting area

SANTA FE — Governor Bill Richardson will visit 14 communities this week as he continues his statewide listening tour. The Governor will travel to Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Santa Fe, Ft. Sumner, Clovis, Portales, Hobbs, Carlsbad, Roswell, Alamogordo, Las Cruces, Moriarty, Mora and Mosquero.

The Governor will meet with invited local leaders, county officials, community leaders and lawmakers to discuss issues facing their communities as well as their stimulus needs.

In addition, the Governor will be taking part in the Inauguration of SCHOTT Solar’s flagship U.S. manufacturing facility at Mesa Del Sol on Monday. On Tuesday, he’ll help break ground on New Mexico’s first stimulus fund road project. He will also speak at the Governor’s Awards for Outstanding New Mexico Women banquet on Friday night.

Monday, May 11th
9:45am Inauguration of SCHOTT Solar Manufacturing Facility
5201 Hawking Drive
Albuquerque, NM

2:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Albuquerque
Middle Rio Grande Council of Governments-Board Room
809 Copper NW
Albuquerque, NM

4:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Rio Rancho
Rio Rancho City Hall -Council Chambers
3200 Civic Center Circle NE
Rio Rancho, NM

Tuesday, May 12th
10:00am Groundbreaking For Hwy 84/285 Project
Open area off of US 84/285 mile marker 186.5, just south of the Dream Catcher Theater Intersection

1:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Ft. Sumner
City Hall-Council Chambers
173 East Avenue C
Ft. Sumner, NM

3:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Clovis
Clovis-Carver Public Library-North Annex
701 North Main
Clovis, NM

5:00pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Portales
Roosevelt County Courthouse-Commission Chambers
109 West 1st Street
Portales, NM

Wednesday, May 13th
8:30am Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Hobbs
Hobbs City Hall-Council Chambers
200 East Broadway
Hobbs, NM

10:30am Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Carlsbad
Eddy County Administration Building-Commission Chambers
101 W. Green Street
Carlsbad, NM

12:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Roswell
Chaves County Administration Center-Commission Chambers
#1 St. Mary’s Place
Roswell, NM

2:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Alamogordo
Otero County Administration Building-Commission Chambers
1101 New York Ave.
Alamogordo, NM

5:00pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Las Cruces
Dona Ana Government Complex-Commission Chambers
845 North Motel Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM

Friday, May 14th
8:30am Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Santa Fe
City Council Chambers
201 Lincoln
Santa Fe, NM

10:30am Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Moriarty
Moriarty Civic Center, Room 4
202 South Broadway
Moriarty, NM

12:30pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Mora
David Cargo Library
Hwy 518
Mora, NM

3:00pm Governor Meets with Community Leaders in Mosquero
Harding County Courthouse
35 Pine Street
Mosquero, NM

7:00pm Governor’s Awards for Outstanding New Mexico Women
Hotel Albuquerque
800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM