February 09, 2011

N.M. Congressional Delegation & Federal Agencies to Host Forum about Post-Storm Aid

WASHINGTON - The New Mexico congressional delegation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development Agency will host a forum this week in Española that will bring together federal agencies and nonprofits to discuss assistance available to eligible New Mexicans whose homes and businesses were affected by last week's storm.

The forum will take place from 10 a.m.-noon on Thursday, February 10, at Mission Museum, 1 Calle de los Españoles, Española. A variety of federal agencies and New Mexico nonprofits have been invited, including:

USDA-Rural Development

USDA-Farm Services Agency

U.S. Housing and Urban Development

U.S. Small Business Administration

Housing Assistance Council