The Eastern New Mexico News - Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

Confusing streets part of area life

 

August 19, 2009



I’ve heard it said a drunk using a plow pulled by a blind mule on a dark night laid out the streets of Portales.

The real story is that after first laying out streets parallel to the railroad, someone decided things instead needed to be squared...



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