San Ildefonso Pueblo Senior Recognized By LAPS School Board

Leah, a senior and active athlete at LAHS, proposed an option for Native American students to wear a traditional sash at the graduation ceremony to celebrate their culture in a respectful way. Board President Ellen Ben-Naim acknowledged Leah’s ability to accomplish this policy change in a diligent manner. “We recognize you and your months and months of effort,” Ben-Naim said.

Outcries Over Continued Rate Hikes Go Unheard


If you are a Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative (JMEC) member residing within San Ildefonso Pueblo boundaries, your rates are going up. The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission ruled 3-2 Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, to dismiss protest claims by JMEC utility rate users…

Rate Payers Fight Jemez Coop Rate Hike


Rate Payers Fight Jemez Coop Rate Hike A group of local rate payers is fighting a recent push to increase electric rates at Jemez Electric Coop. 14 protests were filed Friday with New Mexico’s Public Regulation Commission (PRC) by Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative’s (JMEC) ratepayers.   These protests come as a result of the Advice […]

San Ildefonso Release Statement On Easement Negotiations


San Ildefonso Pueblo leaders met last week with Santa Fe County officials in an attempt to finalize negotiations on a proposal put forth by the Pueblo to address access issues regarding County Road 84 running through its land. Unfortunately, negotiations ended in an impasse.