Conchas Dam celebration set for Friday

By QCS Staff

On Friday a celebration will be hosted at Conchas Lake Dam by the Corps of Engineers and New Mexico State Parks to mark the 75th anniversary of the New Deal programs and the 75 anniversary of New Mexico’s parks, said a Corps of Engineers spokeswoman.

“This event is for the public’s benefit, and should raise an appreciation for what the New Deal accomplished, as well as the legacy that has endured – Conchas Dam,” according to