The North Central New Mexico Economic Development District (NCNMEDD) is the regional Council of Governments for local governments in Santa Fe, Rio Arriba, Taos, Colfax, Mora, San Miguel, Los Alamos, and Sandoval counties. Established in 1967, NCNMEDD assists local governments with community and economic development projects and initiatives. We serve as the conduit for U.S. Economic Development Administration funding and manage the Northern Pueblos and North East Regional Transportation Planning Organizations (RTPOs). NCNMEDD also oversees the Non-Metro Area Agency on Aging (AAA), which administers senior services for the entire state of New Mexico outside of Bernalillo County.




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NM Cares

8/26/22, 7:00 PM

1 253 215 8782

830 7496 8168

Board of Directors

8/26/22, 7:30 PM

1 253 215 8782

830 7496 8168

Executive Committee Meeting

8/26/22, 4:00 PM

1 253 215 8782

830 7496 8168

"Our founders outlined an ambitious program at a time when regional cooperation was still a new idea.  Although times and resources have changed, we still work to achieve our original purpose of improving the quality of life in our communities."

Message from Executive Director Monica Abeita

For more than 50 years, NCNMEDD has led regional collaboration in north central New Mexico in transportation, community and economic development and has administered high-quality senior services throughout the state. As NCNMEDD's Executive Director, I honor this history by strengthening relationships with communities throughout the region and working proactively to achieve their priorities. I am honored to work with the communities of north central New Mexico and building strong partnerships that will make the region a better place for us all.


Three EDA Awards Announced for our Region, including NCNMEDD Good Jobs Challenge!

EDA Awards $6.4 Million to Develop Healthcare and Construction Workforce Training Program in Northern New Mexico Through American Rescue Plan Good Jobs Challenge

NCNMEDD Hosts Broadband “Brown Bag” to Discuss Regional Broadband Opportunities

NCNMEDD held a recent “Brown Bag” discussion on Broadband, “Connecting with Opportunities” featuring a look at two of the larger upcoming opportunities and more...

NCNMEDD to provide grant writing support through HB2 JR

Assistance can be requested to develop and write grant applications and proposals, including project scopes of work and budgets. Technical scopes of work that require engineering expertise can also be supported.