Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Isleta Finds County Willing To Redraw.

Byline: Arley Sanchez Journal Staff Writer

Boundary-Change Bid Goes to Legislature

Isleta Pueblo won support this week for a legislative effort to adjust county boundaries so all of the pueblo would be within Valencia County.

The change would allow all pueblo children to attend schools in one county, rather than in both Valencia and Bernalillo counties.

It also could improve cooperation in delivering services like police, fire, road and emergency medical services, according to a tribal resolution.

Pueblo Gov. Alvino Lucero couldn't be reached for comment Wednesday.

However, the resolution sent to the Valencia County Commission states it was adopted unanimously on Jan. …

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