Welcome to the Southwest New Mexico Council of Governments website! FRONT PAGE NEWS - Updated March 11, 2013
The Southwest New Mexico Council of Governments is dedicated to assisting members in Catron, Grant, Hidalgo and Luna counties achieve their goals and visions by providing training, technical assistance and access to resources.
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Pinos Altos Volunteer Fire Rescue Open House of Wagon Wheel Lane Station
Pinos Altos Volunteer Fire Rescue will be hosting an open house April 13, 2013 at 10:00am to celebrate their new Wagon Wheel Lane Station. Friends of the Pinos Altos Volunteer Fire Rescue will provide lunch: Red Hot Fire Station Chili, corn bread, tolls, cookies, and beverages.
Ellen Brown, Gila National Forest Fire Prevention and Mitigation Coordinator, will present the importance of creating defensible space around homes and other out buildings.
10:00am Tour of station and vehicles
1:00pm Presentation of Defensible Space
Take Little Walnut Road north from Silver City. Preceed past the Little Walnut Picnic Grounds, where the road turns to dirt. Follow the Little Walnut Road past Clevland Mine and Ownes Roads, then turn right onto Wagon Wheel Lane. The station is approximately 1/4 mile on the left. Parking will be directed by volunteers.
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