Are Government Economic Development Dollars Helping Boquillas?

A formal border crossing with Mexico opened a few weeks ago. It links a remote Mexican village with Big Bend National Park in West Texas.  The U.S. government, along with Mexican and Canadian partners, is financing a sustainable tourism project in the area. But some locals are skeptical about the need for outside help. Lorne Matalon reports.

Fronteras DeskThis story was reported by Lorne Matalon in collaboration with Fronteras, The Changing America Desk, a consortium of NPR member stations in the Southwest.

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