Officials to relocate playground equipment

Thomas Garcia

State and city officials agreed on a plan to restore and relocate the playground equipment from the Five Mile Park to the Tucumcari Historical Museum.

“It is good to see proactive involvement from a community to save a historical location such as Five Mile Park,” said Pilar M. Cannizzaro, architectural project reviewer for the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.

Pilar met on Friday with Tucumcari City Manager Bobbye Rose, Community Development Director Doug Powers and Fire Chief Mike Cherry at City Hall.

“Pilar was taken on a tour of