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San Acacia Levee Project Phase I Groundbreaking

Groundbreaking for Phase I of the San Acacia Levee Project took place October 22, 2014. The project will replace 43 miles of spoil bank levees along the west bank of the Rio Grande from the San Acacia Diversion Dam to Tiffany Junction. The engineered levee will vary in height from 2 feet to 15 feet and […]

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2014 Fall Ball Classic

Friday-Sunday, November 7-9 Four Games Guaranteed Teams: Boys and Girls Grades 3 through 8 Entry Fee: $250 Online Entry Form Socorro Lodging Socorro Dining Contact: Josh Kerns at (505) 573-7646 or E-mail: socorrorecreation@socorronm.gov Bill Krum at (505) 220-4882 or E-mail: gymrazer@gmail.com  

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There is nothing better than fresh New Mexico chile produced in the rich farm lands of the Rio Grande and the Socorro area has many local family farmers who raise more than five varieties of green chile. Click here to find out where to buy the best chile in New Mexico.  

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City of Socorro Gains Owership of the National Guard Armory

A ceremony took place on September 2, 2014 at the National Guard Armory to transfer the ownership from the New Mexico National Guard to the City of Socorro. The Armory will be renovated into the City’s Convention Center. Mayor Bhasker and General Salas shake hands after signing over the deed. Attendees at the Ceremony. Councilman Peter Romero, Mayor Ravi […]