Category: Non-revenue

Can Build-Happy UNM Afford Facility Oversight?

By Daniel Libit

As the cash-strapped University of New Mexico Athletics Department yearns for more infrastructure, there’s a legitimate question as to whether it can afford to properly maintain that which it has.

A string of emails obtained by NMFishbowl.com indicates that, in response to last year’s budget shortfall,  the department sought to dramatically reduce the frequency of its facility inspections — a key effort in maintaining the functionality and safety of its property. Continue reading “Can Build-Happy UNM Afford Facility Oversight?”