The SWNM Council of Governments provides assistance to local governments and special districts in seeking capital outlay dollars for much needed projects.

The SWNMCOG is a member of the Grant County Prospectors which has a legislative forum every December in preparation of the legislative session. To learn more about Grant County Prospectors please visit the website.

The SWNMCOG attends Silver Spikes Day at the legislative session to advocate for the needs in Luna County, Village of Columbus and City of Deming.

Valuable information on the legislative process, session calendar, capital outlay request form, legislative interim committee meetings and other valuable quick links can be found on