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Posted on: August 6, 2020

City of Las Cruces and LiftFund Partner to Aid Small Businesses Navigate and Thrive

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The City of Las Cruces and LiftFund have partnered to develop a relief support program that includes business counseling and workshops available to small business owners impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.“City Council has been proactive in looki...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 4, 2020

City Council Approves $17.6 Million Bond Sale for General Obligation Bond Projects

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The Las Cruces City Council has unanimously approved the sale of $17,600,000 in tax-exempt General Obligation (GO) Improvement Bonds, Series 2020 that City voters approved in 2018. The council’s approval came during Monday’s regularly ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 6, 2020

News Release: City of Las Cruces Launches the Las Cruces Safe Promise to the Community

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Mayor Ken Miyagishima will announce the launch of the Las Cruces Safe Promise campaign during a virtual news conference that will start at 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 7.The general public may view the news conference at YouTube.com/clctv20 or CLC-TV Comcas...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 1, 2020

Public Opportunity to Learn More about Building Permit Fees

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Las Cruces community members have more opportunities to learn about building permit fees charged by the City’s Community Development Department, which has not increased fees for 14 years, since 2006. The public can go online to view a p...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 5, 2020

New Mexico Launches Recovery Loan Fund

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The Small Business Recovery Loan Fund for New Mexico small businesses opened on August 5, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced Wednesday.

The online application is available at http://www.nmfinance.com.

The Small Business Recovery Act of 2020 allocates $40...

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Economic Development
Posted on: July 29, 2020

State Applies for Federal Restaurant Assistance Through EBT Program

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The New Mexico Human Services Department  has applied for federal approval to implement the Restaurant Meals Plan (RMP) as a means of continuing state assistance to businesses that have been impacted by the economic crisis sparked by the COVID-19...

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Economic Development