September 15, 2022

EDA awards Taos County pueblos $4.4M

Author: Staff report

On Monday (Sept. 13) the U.S. Department of Commerce awarded Taos Pueblo $2.4 million to help it construct a planned Taos Pueblo Heritage Center and $2 million to Picuris Pueblo to help the tribe develop a vocational training complex.
"President Biden is committed to supporting Tribal communities in their recovery from the coronavirus pandemic,” said Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo. “These EDA investments will create new opportunities for Tribal communities to diversify and grow their econom...