Current Projects

Radium Springs Rehab Project

The Radium Springs water system improvement project will run through Noember 2019.  The funding for the project is from United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The project includes a new booster station, rehabilitation of both existing water storage tanks, over 50 new fire hydrants and approximately 5.3 miles of 8- and 6-inch water distribution and fill lines. The 5.3 miles of 6-inch and 8-inch water distribution and fill lines with related appurtenances will be installed on a few private easements and on the following roadways: De Beers Drive, Indian Trail, Frodo Place, Meador Road, Tel High Road, Fort Selden Road, Desert Edge Road, Blazing Trail Road, and Interstate 25.

Contractor: File Construction

Engineer: Souder, Miller & Associates


Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades

The District 5 wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) began construction November 5, 2018. This project is being funding by a loan from New Mexico Enviroment Department thru the Rural Infrastructure Program. The project includes conversion of the secondary treatment portion of the facility to an Aeromod Sequox activated sludge process, additional tertiary treatment using disk filter and disinfection, additional on-site effluent storage capacity, and addition of a solids dewatering press. The project includes design and construction of improvements to meet State of New Mexico discharge permit requirements. The construction phase of this project is expeced to last roughly one year.

Contractor: Morrow Enterprise, Inc.

Engineer: Sourder, Miller & Associates


Southeast Collection System Phase III 

The project is expected to begin in early October 2019. This project consists of construction of a new vacuum sewer collection system including approximately 1,400 LF of 4-inch vacuum sewer pipe and 1,300 LF of 8-inch vacuum sewer pipe. The project will also include the installation of steel casing by trenchless methods, isolation valves, valve pits, site improvements to include roadway asphalt removal and replacement and an alternative which includes 2,000 LF of 4-inch vacuum sewer pipe.

Contractor: Morrow Enterprise, Inc

Engineer: Souder, Miller & Associates


Should you have any questions or concerns with regards to any of these project please contact Jennifer Horton at (575) 526-3491.

Contact Info

Jennifer Horton
Executive Director
PO Box 866, Dona Ana, NM 88032
(575) 526-3491

Souder, Miller & Associates
3500 Sedona Hills Parkway Las Cruces, NM 88011
(575) 647-0799
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