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505 Sims, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Grant Received County Amount
Trails+ 2023 Sierra County $322,874.04
Total Grants Awarded $322,874.04

The City of Truth or Consequences (T or C), New Mexico, also known as Palomas Hot Springs or Hot Springs, New Mexico, lies in the Rio Grande Valley in southern New Mexico. This small town was incorporated in 1916 as Hot Springs, New Mexico. In 1950, the City entered Ralph Edwards’s Truth or Consequences show, which had a contest to find a town that would change its name to Truth or Consequences. On March 31, 1950, the town voted to change its name. Current events in the City include the Truth or Consequences Fiesta and the Sierra County Farmers Market. The City is also well-known for its hot mineral springs and recreational opportunities, including water sports, hiking, eco-tours, fishing, and much more.