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El Paso Creates New Climate and Sustainability Office

EL PASO, TX - The City of El Paso announced the creation of its Office of Climate and Sustainability, naming Nicole Alderete-Ferrini as the head of this new area of the administration As head of Climate and Sustainability, Ferrini will work to...

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Las Cruces approves loan for construction of new apartment complex

LAS CRUCES, NM - Las Cruces City Council approved at its Jan 17 meeting a loan agreement for at least $24 million from the housing trust fund between the City and Tres Hermanas Chelsea Investment Corp The New Mexico developer intends to build...

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Biden Visited the El Paso-Juarez Border

JUAREZ, CHIH - On his first trip to the El Paso, Texas region, President Joe Biden toured a stretch of the US-Mexico border on Sunday, where he inspected the busy Cordova-Americas Port of Entry and visited one of the sites set up as a migrant...

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NMSU boosts electrical and computer services research

The electrical engineering program at New Mexico State University's (NMSU) Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering has focused its efforts on global energy challenges, such as how to ensure a clean, safe, reliable and resilient energy...

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Fibra Upsite opens new industrial park in Juárez

JUAREZ, CHIH - As part of a project to expand its presence in the border area of Mexico, Fibra Upsite inaugurated its industrial complex Upsite Juarez I, which required an investment of US$80 million and aims to generate 1,100 direct jobs The...

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Arizona Allocates US$15 Million for Pandemic Unemployment Support

ARIZONA - New resources to help the unemployed have been made available in Arizona to support displaced workers affected by the pandemic This is due to a federal grant, which will provide workers with access to skills training, career pathways...

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NMSU introduces new department for borderland issues certification

NEW MEXICO - New Mexico State University (NMSU) reported that its multidisciplinary program for ethnic studies (BEST) was incorporated as a new department to continue to offer graduate certificates and build cultural awareness and understanding...

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El Paso Recognized with National Government Experience Award

EL PASO, TX - The city of El Paso, Texas earned a spot on the 2022 National Government Experience Award list, which recognizes municipalities that are dramatically improving the public service experience El Paso placed second and was one of five...

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San Diego’s unemployment rate reached 3.1% in July 2022

SAN DIEGO, CA - The city of San Diego reached a seasonally adjusted annualized unemployment rate of 31% during July 2022, according to the California Employment Development Department (EDD), representing a variation of 01 percentage points compared...

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Sun Metro receives US$8.8 million to renovate El Paso’s transit infrastructure

Sun Metro received an $88 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for the purpose of refurbishing part of its fleet to zero-emission units "These federal funds for Sun Metro will make a profound difference in the lives of our...

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