New Mexico's Capital Dilemma

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Year: 2010

Description: Three hundred twenty-nine thousand nine hundred fifty-two dollars ($329,952) of the unexpended balance of the appropriation to the capital program fund in Subsection 9 of Section 3 of Chapter 7 of Laws 2009 (1st S.S.) for improvements to state buildings statewide shall not be expended for the original purpose but is appropriated to the state fair commission to plan, design, construct, renovate and improve Tingley coliseum and other facilities at Expo New Mexico in Albuquerque in Bernalillo county.

City: Albuquerque

County: Bernalillo

Amount budgeted: $329,952.0

Amount spent (through June 23): $329,952.0

Arts in public places allocation: $0.0

Reauthorized to the same or another project: $0.0

Amount returned to state (through June 23): $0.0

Balance as of June 23: $0.0

Project status: AKA 09-3761B 0 ENCUMBERED 98 PERCENT COMPLETE, Updated: 03/11/13 To comply with the Region 6 EPA Administrative orders, EXPO and its Engineering Consultant, has designed and begun construction of a dam capable of containing a 25 year significant rain event. Construction of the dam prevents the comingling of water from our EPA designated Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation CAFO from mixing with the city of Albuqerque s Municipal Separate Storm water Sewer System MS4 . EPA had mandated that EXPO NM cease and desist the discharge of CFAO water into the CABQ MS4 and has accepted our plan of compliance which is to construct a dam capable of preventing the co-mingling. UPDATED 4/13/12 CONTINUED DEFERRED ON FACILITIES 06/12/12.

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