We who live here in Albuquerque and the surrounding areas of Central New Mexico know we are priviliged to call this exceptional place home. In this oasis of our vast southwestern state you will find hospitable diverse people, all-year-round gorgeous climate, picturebook landscapes, and what many call a spiritual aura. It is the kind of place that contributes to your waking up each day thinking all things are possible.
Whether you are a new arrival or grew up here and know you have roots going back thousands of years you just know we are deserving of recognition and accolades and are not surprised to receive them. We have been on many top ten lists many times, several in the #1 position. Today we received another accolade. Albuquerque is #2 on the Top Ten List of Best Cities for 2009 www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2009/07/best-cities-2009-where-the-jobs-are.html. Bravo Albuquerque!