The Regional Coalition of LANL Communities proactively addresses issues of the neighboring cities, counties and pueblos directly affected by LANL site activities. By working together, our governments are better poised to define the public interest and to work with DOE, NNSA, contractors and Congress to ensure that state and federal policies protect and promote local interests.
Next Meeting: Friday, December 9, 2016, 9:00-11:00a
City of Santa Fe Council Chambers, 200 Lincoln Avenue, 1st Floor, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
Our members include: City of Española, County of Los Alamos, County of Rio Arriba, City of Santa Fe, County of Santa Fe, Pueblo of Jemez, Pueblo of Ohkay Owingeh, Town of Taos, County of Taos.
Legislative Priorities — Check out our Board of Director’s federal and state legislative priorities for 2016.
Strategic & Work Plan — Goals and objectives for 2016-2017 as we confront changes at LANL and pursue our desired outcomes.
Founded in 2011, the Regional Coalition works in partnership to create one voice to ensure national decisions incorporate local needs and concerns. The organization’s focus is community and economic development, site employment, environmental remediation, and adequate funding for LANL.
The Regional Coalition of LANL Communities is comprised of nine cities, counties and pueblos surrounding the Department of Energy’s Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).
The Regional Coalition was formed through a Joint Powers Agreement and all of the participating municipalities provide funding for the Regional Coalition’s operating budget. In addition, the Regional Coalition receives funding from the Department of Energy to further its mission of environmental remediation.