"Today we are celebrating a success story," said Udall. "I was proud to cosponsor legislation in the House to officially designate the US 64/87 Ports-to-Plains Corridor, and I am proud to be here to celebrate it being open for business. This expanded highway is crucial to the region's economy and the safety of its people. Infrastructure projects like this are important investments for our future, and the value to economic development in Northeast New Mexico and the entire region will be powerful and ongoing."
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October 17, 2012
U.S. Senator Tom Udall praised cooperation and bipartisan efforts while speaking today at the US 64/87 Highway, Ports-to-Plains Trade Corridor ribbon cutting ceremony. The event marked the completion of improvements to the highway, which runs from Clayton to Raton as part of an interstate commerce route from the U.S.-Mexico border to Colorado…