Southwest New Mexico Green Chamber moves to new downtown location

Published on July 10, 2014

By Bill Charland For the Sun-News Posted: 07/02/2014 05:28:15 PM MDT SILVER CITY >> Location, location, location. For Cissy McAndrew, apart-time Realtor who serves as executive director of the Southwest New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce, the decision to move her office was significant. “We’d been running the Murray Ryan Visitor Center for three years, [...]

Statewide Newsletter – July 2014

Published on July 1, 2014

Dear Green Chamber Members and Friends,  Summer is officially here and our Green Chamber chapters are busy with member events around the state. As summer approaches we encourage you to consider taking a vacation to an area of the state you may not have visited lately. Keeping tourism dollars in New Mexico and spending locally [...]

Press Release: Poll Shows New Mexico Voters Support New Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

Published on June 24, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 24, 2014 Contact:  Carrie Hamblen, Executive Director-Las Cruces Green Chamber of Commerce Carrie@nmgreenchamber.com or 575-323-1575 Celerah Hewes-Rutledge, COO-New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce Celerah@nmgreenchamber.com or 505-916-1247 Poll Shows New Mexico Voters Support New Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce today said [...]

Statewide Newsletter – June 2014

Published on June 2, 2014

Dear Green Chamber Members and Friends,  May was a busy month for our Green Chamber chapters around the state! After over two years of promoting the benefits of National Monuments to the business community, the Las Cruces Green Chamber is now the host of the country’s newest National Monument. On May 21, President Obama designated [...]

Press Release: Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument Designation Will Mean Jobs for Las Cruces and Surrounding Communities

Published on May 19, 2014

NM Green Chamber, local business owners celebrate designation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2014 Contact:  Carrie Hamblen, Executive Director-Las Cruces Green Chamber of Commerce Carrie@nmgreenchamber.com or 575-323-1575 Celerah Hewes-Rutledge, COO-New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce Celerah@nmgreenchamber.com or 505-916-1247 LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Business leaders in Las Cruces and surrounding communities today celebrated news that the [...]

Statewide Newsletter – May 2014

Published on May 1, 2014

Dear Green Chamber Members and Friends,  This May we are excited to be hosting some wonderful events around the state. On May 7th, our Albuquerque Green Drinks will provide the public with the opportunity to hear from some of the PRC Candidates from districts 4 and 5. This event is in partnership with the NM Renewable [...]

Statewide Newsletter – April 2014

Published on April 1, 2014

Dear Green Chamber Members and Friends,  Spring is here and the Green Chamber is moving into high gear. We are excited to be participating in the one-year anniversary of the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument with a celebration at Taos Mesa Brewery on April 5th.  Not only do National Monuments preserve public lands for future [...]

New Mexico Green Chamber CEO Takes Long View on Renewables

Published on March 25, 2014

By Garry Boulard Construction Reporter News March 17, 2014 By normal standards, the recently-concluded 2014 session of the New Mexico State Legislature was hardly a roaring success for the New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber was particularly enthusiastic about the Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit bill, which made it out of the House [...]

PUBLIC LANDS: One year later, Rio Grande national monument boosting northern N.M. economy

Published on March 20, 2014

E&E Newsroom PM: An E&E Publishing Services Thursday, March 20, 2014 Scott Streater, E&E reporter   Nearly a year after President Obama designated the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, residents and business leaders in north-central New Mexico say the monument is fulfilling its promise as an economic driver in the region. Business leaders in [...]

Press Release: Business, civic leaders celebrate Rio Grande del Norte National Monument’s One-Year Anniversary

Published on March 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 20, 2014 Contact: Laura E. Sanchez, 505-401-9441 Chris Cervini, 505-980-6110   Business, civic leaders celebrate Rio Grande del Norte National Monument’s One-Year Anniversary Evidence shows early economic bump, Taos business owners look forward to increasing economic benefits from national monument  Taos, NM – Business owners in New Mexico are celebrating the new Rio [...]