BIA Hosts Finance Oversight Committee Hearings in Santa Teresa/Sunland Park

The BIA helped arrange and host the Finance Oversight Committee of the New Mexico Legislature, which held hearings in Santa Teresa and Sunland Park on July 24 and 25. The FOC heard testimony from various organizations including the cities of Las Cruces, Anthony, Old Mesilla, and Sunland Park, in addition to presentations by experts on the infrastructure needs of the region. BIA President Miriam Kotkowski and BIA Vice-President Jerry Pacheco presented on border developments and trade with Mexico.

The BIA led a tour of the legislators to the Santa Teresa cattle yards and across the Mexican border to visit the Foxconn plant in San Jeronimo.

The NM Finance Authority Oversight Committee holding a hearing in Santa Teresa.