EB Working On Increasing Tourism With Major Events

During their August 6 regular session, Elephant Butte City Councilors approved two measures which, if all goes as planned, will include two new major events on the community’s calendar. Councilors first addressed a proposal outlined by Friends of Elephant Butte Lake State Park (FEBLSP) Director of Fundraising Rick Harrison, which sought to center a boat and RV show at the city’s event grounds over next summer’s Fourth of July holiday weekend. Harrison said that preliminary efforts have found interest from at least two major dealerships…