I believe that state legislators should be 100% transparent with how we allocate capital outlay funds. 

Take a look at how we’re building our community. 


District 36 Capital Outlay – $2,142,000  

Infrastructure and Transportation $1,409,500

Doña Ana County Brahman Diversion Channel Construction $375,000
To acquire property and to plan, design, construct and equip a drainage channel as part of an extension to the Brahman diversion channel and future Brahman dam in Doña Ana county.

Doña Ana County Spring Canyon Arroyo Dam Construction $300,000
To acquire property and to plan, design, construct and equip a flood control dam on the Spring Canyon arroyo in Doña Ana county.

Hatch Canal Rd Bridge Removal & Low Water Crossing $250,000
To remove a bridge and to plan, design and construct a low water crossing on Canal Road in Hatch in Doña Ana county.

Las Cruces Septic Systems Replace & Improve  $253,500
To plan, design and construct phase 2 and 3 septic systems replacements and improvements in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county

Irrigation System Improvements $100,000
To plan, design and construct water system improvements to the Rodey lateral, including flood control, water conservation and trail development, and to replace and improve culverts in the Colorado spur drain for the Elephant Butte irrigation district in Doña Ana county.

Hatch Gateway Signs $100,000
To plan, design and construct two gateway signs for Hatch in Doña Ana county.

South Central Regional Transit District Bus Purchase $31,000
To purchase and equip a bus for the south central regional transit district in Doña Ana and Sierra counties.

Public Health and Safety Projects $375,000

Doña Ana County Fire and Rescue Station Improvements $125,000
To plan, design and construct improvements to the Doña Ana county fire and emergency services station, including living quarters, bathrooms and an apparatus bay, in Doña Ana county. 

Las Cruces Fire Department Communication System Upgrade $100,000
To plan, design, purchase, equip and install a digital communication system, including encryption and internet protocol capabilities, for the fire department in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county.

Las Cruces Community of Hope Food District Facility $75,000
To plan, design, construct, furnish and equip a facility for food storage and distribution, including offices for an emergency food program, at the Mesilla Valley community of hope campus in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county.

Las Cruces Community of Hope Dental Facility $50,000
To plan, design, construct, furnish and equip a dental facility, including site preparation, sidewalks, lighting, security and a sustainable energy system, at the Mesilla valley community of hope campus in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county.

Las Cruces Community of Hope Flooring $25,000
To plan, design, construct, purchase and install a flooring system at the Mesilla Valley community of hope campus in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county.

Schools Improvements, Learning Centers, and Recreation $357,500

Doña Ana County Baseball Park $225,000
To plan, design, construct, purchase, equip and install improvements to a baseball park in Doña Ana in Doña Ana County.

Las Cruces Children’s Museum $100,000
To plan, design, construct, furnish and equip a children’s museum in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county.

Raices Del Saber Xinchtli Community School  $17,500
To purchase equipment and furniture for classrooms, offices, a kitchen and playgrounds at the Raices del Saber Xinachtli community school in Las Cruces in Doña Ana county.

Hatch Library Improvements $15,000
To plan, design, furnish, equip and install improvements to the Hatch library, including the roof, in Doña Ana county.