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 Building Sustainable Prosperity
For Today And The Future


Housing Task Force - Neighbors Helping Neighbors 
There will be a work party on Saturday April 26th to help a neighbor paint their trim and soffit, and clear debris from the yard. The recipient of the work party is unable to care for her home and has asked her neighbors for help. The Housing Task Force is raising funds to cover the cost of the paint and supplies required and organizing the event. With many people providing small financial contributions we can make a big difference. If you can assist physically at the work party painting and cleaning  or monetarily to cover cost, email GrowRaton@RatonNM.us to let us know so we can better plan. 
When we all join together to assist our low income neighbors beautify their homes we all benefit!


If you own a business in New Mexico that makes a product, then you can be listed in the 
New Mexico Made online directory for FREE. 
The mission of the program is to inform the public about the incredible variety of products manufactured in The Land of Enchantment and provide manufacturers with resources to help them thrive. Click here for more information.

 Housing Task Force Meeting Economic Development Planning Meeting   Economic Development Planning Meeting
 1st Wednesday 
Noon - 1 pm
Former Stafford Law Office
SW corner of N 3rd & Clark
Across from the 
Colfax County Building

 2nd & 4th Thursday 
11:45 am - 1:15 PM 
(working lunch, bring your own)
Highlands University
Raton Campus
Park Avenue & 1st Street

Wednesday April 9th & 30th 
6:30 pm - 8:00 PM 
Highlands University
Raton Campus
Park Avenue & 1st Street

For a summary of GrowRaton's efforts in 2013 read the President's State of the Corporation at this link.

Employer Job Listings

To assist employers and those seeking employment, we are providing web links to various sites where you can find additional information about openings.  Click on the name of the employer below and you will be taken to their website.



Miners Colfax Medical Center http://www.minershosp.com/jobs



GrowRaton! has completed several surveys within the community. See results on our Surveys page.

Economic Development in the Raton Basin

Interested in having a business located in the middle of every where? 
Raton offers the opportunity to have a business close to beautiful vistas, hiking, fishing, hunting, 
historic theater and state of the art movie theater. Set your career at the intersection of the 
ports to plains highway and a major north-south Interstate.

Contact us for information on buildings and business opportunities: GrowRaton@RatonNM.us

 Buy
Local

As we grow Raton we need to support our local merchants. For every dollar spent in the local economy by a local citizen the money recirculates within our City three times.


Week-at-a Glance - What to do when you visit Raton, New Mexico this week



 Have you visited Climax Canyon Park recently?

Over three miles of walking trails
have been built to make easier access into the Park.
Get maps and other park info
 
 Bales of cardboard ready for market. RATON RECYCLES DAY

First SATURDAY of 
Every Month, 9-1 PM

2nd & 4th WEDNESDAY
9 am - Noon