Border Patrol Training Academy
is held here in Artesia, New Mexico
What town: Artesia
State: New Mexico
Telephone Co. Name: Penasco Valley Telecommunications
Home -- 1-800-244-1111
Electric Co. Name:
XCEL Energy 1-800-895-4999
Central Valley Electric Co-op 575-746-3571
Gas Co Name: Agave Energy 575-748-4555
Cable Co. Name:
City Water & Trash Name: Artesia Water and Waste Management Department 575-746-2122
Hospital Name: Artesia General Hospital
Parks and Rec.
Newspaper Name: Artesia News
Artesia, New Mexico Chamber of Commerce
800 658-6251 or 575-746-2744
Convention & Visitors Bureau:
575-746-2744 or 800-658-6251
Station type of work - Border Patrol Training Academy
Shopping - Bealls department store, Walmart Supercenter, Big K-mart Fenns Grocery Store and Several local merchants and hardware stores.
Eateries - Visit Artesia Eateries Piccolino(Italian), La Fonda(Mexican), Pecos Diamond(Steak House), Jahva House(Sandwich and Coffee House)
Eversprings Cafe(Chinese) McDonalds, Burger King, KFC/Taco Bell, Sonic, Pizza Hut, Dominos, Little Ceasars, Pizza Inn Buffet and Bowling and Other Local Eateries
Cellular Telephone - Sprint is big in the area, even though it doesn't work if you're in the smaller outlying communities, but best for nationwide service. Sprint can be located through their nationwide 800 877-7746 number, or two local companies that sell Sprint phones are:
PVT Telecommunications, 746-9844
Sprint PCT - PVT, 627-9424
The local company is called Plateau Wireless, 746-9370, and for those of us who don't travel much.
Another company is Cellular One in Roswell, 623-4073.
This was posted on the Hiring Board: Sprint, Qwest, At&t and Verizon work in Artesia
Local Internet Providers -Penasco Valley Telecommunications
575-748-1241 or 1-800-505-4844
Other Services -
Eastern New Mexico University
Eastern New Mexico University Roswell
New Mexico State University
New Mexico State University at Carlsbad
Artesia Vocational Training Center
Artesia offers a bowling alley, a movie theater, many children and family activities throughout the year.
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