Roosevelt County escapes Martinez veto

CMI staff

Roosevelt County escaped Gov. Susana Martinez’ veto Wednesday of more than 190 projects across New Mexico totaling $23 million from a capital improvement measure.

Roosevelt County projects included in the measure:

• Elida multipurpose senior/community center $100,000

• ENMU South Avenue N improvement $100,000

• Floyd schools info tech and career tech $5,000

• Portales water system improve $110,000

• Roosevelt County roads improvement $150,000

• Roosevelt General Hospital construction $186,000