Stronger Economies Together (SET)

The Southeastern New Mexico Economic Development District (SNMEDD) and the Eastern Plains Council of
Governments (EPCOG) have jointly applied and have been awarded Stronger Economies Together (SET) funding. 
The purpose of the application is to develop a Regional Economic Development Plan for the rural counties of Chaves,
Eddy, Lea, Curry and Roosevelt Counties. The SET Core Team consists of SNMEDD, EPCOG, the Cooperative
Extension Service of New Mexico State University (NMSU – Las Cruces) and the United States Department of
Agriculture (USDA) – Rural Development.

NM SET VII Press Release
NM SET VII Information - The SET Team
USDA Rural Development Quick Program Reference Guide
2016 SET Plan - South Central Mountain Economic Development Association 
2016 SET Plan - Trail of the Ancients Region -Northwest 

Site Visit – Roswell, New Mexico 

March 29, 2017 –  Roswell Public Library 

Regional Planning Team Meeting – Roswell, New Mexico

August 8, 2017 - SET Participating States
August 8, 2017 - Chaves County Extension Office 

Civic Forum(s) – Hobbs and Portales, New Mexico

September 26-27, 2017 – Larry Hanna Training & Outreach Facility (Hobbs) / Portales Memorial Building

Session 1 – Roswell, New Mexico

October 2017 - Roswell, New Mexico

Session 2 – Location To Be Determined

November 2017