NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The New Mexico Department of Transportation has received $61,180,940 in federal funding for six shovel-ready road projects. The projects include repaving a stretch of I-40 from Tijeras to Sedillo and along I-25 between Rowe and Glorieta.

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The other projects to receive funding are stretches of I-10 in Luna County, I-25 in Socorro, Highway 84 near Fort Summer, and Highway 70 near Roswell. The Federal Highway Administration redistributed the funds to these projects under its “use it or lose it” process.