Monthly Business Meeting
July 9th at 5:15pm at Carrizozo Works Office (located on corner of Central and Hwy 54(south)in Carrizozo.
June 29th at 10am at the Lone Star Plumbing on Hwy 380 and E Ave owned by Eddie & Hilde Lomax. We will also celebrate the Lunch Wagon owned by Vickie & Ray Hughes and they will be serving food.
Celebrate the 4th of July in Carrizozo at Valle del Sol Park on Hwy 380. Live music by Paul Pino & the Tone Daddies at 4pm. Brisket dinner from 5pm to 8pm. Tickets are $7 in advance and $8 at the gate. Kids meal is $5 under 12 years. Fireworks display by the Carrizozo Volunteer Fire Department. Advance ticket sales at Otero Electric, Carrizo Mtn. Hardware, The Caboose and many chamber volunteers. Support the Luminaria Fund and many Chamber events.
Hot Topics/Hot Coffee
Thursday, June 20 at 7:30 AM at the Carrizozo Heritage Museum. The speaker is Ms. Aimee Bennett of the Lincoln County Public Health Office. Ms. Bennett will address current and future healthcare issues in Lincoln County. Everyone is invited.
Local musician Gwendolyn Watson will play her cello while she greets visitors at the Caboose. June dates are the 8, 13, 22 and 27.
Business After Hours
Alli's Salon is showcased. Visit Alli Waggoner on Monday, July 15th from 5:15 to 6:15pm. Her salon is at 1202 E Avenue (next to Roy's). Great hair products
The new and improved website will be re-launched soon.
September 2, 2013 -- Labor Day Street Fair. Contact Fran 575-973-0571 to be part of the team.
President Fran Altieri, Vice President Welda Grider, Treasurer Leslie Samora, Corresponding Secretary Frank Thompson, Recording Secretary -- open position
Clean and Renewable Energy in Carrizozo
Governor Bill Richarson has set forth the goal of New Mexico becoming the nations leader in clean and renewable energy. In the recently released Green Jobs Guidebook, five goals are stated
- Be the Leader in Renewable Energy Exports
- Be the Center of the North American Solar Industry- Make New Mexico the "Solar Valley" of the U. S.
- Lead the Nation in Green Grid Innovation
- Be a Center of Excellence for Green Building and Energy Efficiency
- Have a Highly Skilled and Ready-to-Work Workforce
Carrizozo fully supports these goals and is working toward a greater use of clean and renewable energy both at the municipal and individual levels.