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 –  SET PowerPoint – Roswell Public Library 

Regional Planning Team Meeting – Roswell, New Mexico

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

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

September 26, 2017 – Larry Hanna Training Facility – Hobbs Civic Forum Notes
September 27, 2017 – Portales Memorial Building – Portales Civic Forum Notes

Session 1 – Roswell, New Mexico

October 19, 2017 - Roswell Daily Record Newspaper Article
October 19, 2017 - Roswell Convention & Civic Center - Session 1 Notes

Session 2 – Clovis, New Mexico

November 8, 2017 - Curry County Pavilion - Session 2 Notes

Session 3 – Artesia, New Mexico

Session 4 – TBD