Meeting Logistics - Albuquerque, NM
Tribal Consultation (Region XI)
Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Venue: Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
800 Rio Grande, NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
The Office of Head Start Tribal Consultation* will be held on Monday, March 14, 2017, from approximately 1:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. MDT. Registration will open at 10:30 a.m. The meeting will take place in the Franciscan Ballroom. An agenda will be emailed to you before the Consultation. There is no registration fee to attend this Consultation, but participants must pay for their own travel, hotel, and meals. Coffee service may not be provided during the Consultation. If you cannot attend but would like to participate via conference call, please indicate your interest on the Registration Form. If you cannot attend in person, please register and use the conference call information below to participate in the meeting.
Agenda and Testimony
Tribal leaders and designated representatives interested in submitting written testimony or proposing agenda topics for this Consultation should contact Angie Godfrey, regional program manager – Region XI, at 202-205-5811 or Angie dot Godfrey at acf dot hhs dot gov. Proposals must be submitted at least three days in advance of the Consultation and include a brief description of the topic area along with the name and contact information of the suggested presenter. Download a copy of the agenda for the Albuquerque consultation.
Designated Representatives and Observers
The Consultation will be conducted with elected or appointed leaders of Tribal Governments and their designated representatives. Designees must have a letter from the Tribal Government authorizing them to represent the Tribe. The letter can be submitted to Angie Godfrey by email at Angie dot Godfrey at acf dot hhs dot gov, or you can bring the letter to the Consultation. Representatives of Tribal organizations and Native nonprofit organizations are welcome to attend as observers.
Conference Call dial-in information: Callers will dial 866-462-0164. When prompted, enter the following access code *6805170*.
Handouts and Materials Available Online
All meeting materials including PowerPoints and handouts will be provided electronically after the meeting.
TRAVEL AND GROUND TRANSPORTATION
Albuquerque International Sunport Airport (ABQ) is located approximately 5 miles/15 minutes from the hotel and meeting location. The Hotel Albuquerque does not provide complimentary airport transportation services.
Taxi fare between the airport and the hotel is approximately $20 each way. Taxis are available outside of the airport baggage claim areas or by calling one of the service providers below. Guests are advised to call in advance for taxi arrangements.
Albuquerque Cab Company: 505-883-4888
Yellow Cab Company: 505-247-8888
Sunport Shuttle service is available by calling 505‐883‐4966. Shuttle rates are $15 one-way or $28 round trip. It is highly recommended to make your shuttle reservations at least 24 hours prior to your arrival. Sunport Shuttle service departs from the airport outside of Southwest Airlines Baggage Claim Area No. 3.
There are several rental car companies located at Albuquerque International Sunport Airport. Visit http://www.rentalcars.com/ and type in ABQ for more information.
*For questions regarding registration, please contact bblotner at impaqint dot com.
2017 Tribal Consultations, Logistics - Albuquerque, NM. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2017. English.
Last Reviewed: January 2017
Last Updated: February 8, 2017