Veteran Cemetery Town Hall at Carlsbad Public Library

Post Service Officer Holly Schiel & Post Commander Tom LairsonPost Service Officer Holly Schiel & Post Commander Tom Lairson

(CARLSBAD), NM)- The New Mexico Department of Veterans’ and The

United Way of Carlsbad & South Eddy County will host a Veterans Town

Hall in Carlsbad on April 28 at 6 p.m. at the Carlsbad Public Library,

located at 1o1 South Halagueno Street.

New Mexico Department of Veterans’ Services Secretary Jack Fox and

Deputy Secretary Alan Martinez will provide updates on local, state and

federal veterans’ issues-and how the agency has expanded its reach and

services in Carlsbad and southeast New Mexico. Representatives from the

VA will also be there to provide updates and answer questions about VA-
related issues.

Secretary Fox and Deputy Secretary Martinez will also be joined by

Cemetery Program Director Tom Wagner and New Mexico General Services

Department Facilities Management Division Director George Morgan to

provide an update on the proposed Carlsbad State Veterans Cemetery.

Before the town hall meeting, the United Way and C-N-G catering will host

a BBQ from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. in front of the library. United Way of Carlsbad &

South Eddy County Director Linda Dodd will give a brief presentation on

services available to veterans in the Carlsbad area.

All veterans, Guard/Reserve members are invited to bring their own lawn

chairs to enjoy the food, meet other veterans and their families, and then

attend the town hall meeting.

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