In Brief: New Mexico eyes water projects to replace failed Gila River diversion

According to the New Mexico Political Report, New Mexico is eyeing how to move ahead on water supply infrastructure projects in the wake of a decision by the U.S. Department of Interior to halt work on the Gila River Diversion project.

After the project fell behind schedule, the Interior Department denied a request for an extension, and other parties to the project lost funding to keep the permitting process moving forward. Read the New Mexico Political Report’s coverage here.


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