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Posted on: January 24, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Prides Itself on Protecting Your Money

GasTalavera

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/24/21

Rate case arguments between governmental agencies and companies don’t typically make for the most compelling reading. However, these situations are a reminder that there are ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 24, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Prides Itself on Protecting Your Money

GasTalavera

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/24/21

Rate case arguments between governmental agencies and companies don’t typically make for the most compelling reading. However, these situations are a reminder that there are ...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: January 23, 2021

City Council Discusses Update to Strategic Plan During Special Work Session on January 22

City Council

The Las Cruces City Council met via video conference for a Special Work Session of slightly more than six hours on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Discussed were priorities that will be used to shape and modify an update to City government’s Strategic Pl...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 23, 2021

City Council Discusses Update to Strategic Plan During Special Work Session on January 22

City Council

The Las Cruces City Council met via video conference for a Special Work Session of slightly more than six hours on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Discussed were priorities that will be used to shape and modify an update to City government’s Strategic Pl...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

After Hours Christmas Tree Disposal Ends Due to Illegal Dumping

xmas tree recycling

Due to illegal dumping, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be ending the after-hours Christmas tree disposal at the Foothills Landfill Composting Facility early.Residents may still dispose of their trees - without ornaments, lights, or fake snow - at the fac...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

After Hours Christmas Tree Disposal Ends Due to Illegal Dumping

xmas tree recycling

Due to illegal dumping, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be ending the after-hours Christmas tree disposal at the Foothills Landfill Composting Facility early.Residents may still dispose of their trees - without ornaments, lights, or fake snow - at the fac...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

After Hours Christmas Tree Disposal Ends Due to Illegal Dumping

xmas tree recycling

Due to illegal dumping, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be ending the after-hours Christmas tree disposal at the Foothills Landfill Composting Facility early.Residents may still dispose of their trees - without ornaments, lights, or fake snow - at the fac...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: January 22, 2021

After Hours Christmas Tree Disposal Ends Due to Illegal Dumping

xmas tree recycling

Due to illegal dumping, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be ending the after-hours Christmas tree disposal at the Foothills Landfill Composting Facility early.Residents may still dispose of their trees - without ornaments, lights, or fake snow - at the fac...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

After Hours Christmas Tree Disposal Ends Due to Illegal Dumping

xmas tree recycling

Due to illegal dumping, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be ending the after-hours Christmas tree disposal at the Foothills Landfill Composting Facility early.Residents may still dispose of their trees - without ornaments, lights, or fake snow - at the fac...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

After Hours Christmas Tree Disposal Ends Due to Illegal Dumping

xmas tree recycling

Due to illegal dumping, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be ending the after-hours Christmas tree disposal at the Foothills Landfill Composting Facility early.Residents may still dispose of their trees - without ornaments, lights, or fake snow - at the fac...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Airport Booster Station Testing

Hand turning off the water faucet

Las Cruces Utilities will conduct booster station testing in the area of Airport Road and Crawford Boulevard between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. beginning Tuesday, January 26, and concluding Friday, January 29. A night test will be performed on Thur...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Airport Booster Station Testing

Hand turning off the water faucet

Las Cruces Utilities will conduct booster station testing in the area of Airport Road and Crawford Boulevard between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. beginning Tuesday, January 26, and concluding Friday, January 29. A night test will be performed on Thur...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

City Concierge Services Continue Through Pandemic

Photo of Donald Bustos, City Business Concierge

Donald Bustos’ job keeps him busy, always out-and-about getting to know a cross-section of Las Cruces residents. As the business concierge for the City of Las Cruces, Bustos spends his workdays answering questions and researching information on ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

City Concierge Services Continue Through Pandemic

Photo of Donald Bustos, City Business Concierge

Donald Bustos’ job keeps him busy, always out-and-about getting to know a cross-section of Las Cruces residents. As the business concierge for the City of Las Cruces, Bustos spends his workdays answering questions and researching information on ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

City Concierge Services Continue Through Pandemic

Photo of Donald Bustos, City Business Concierge

Donald Bustos’ job keeps him busy, always out-and-about getting to know a cross-section of Las Cruces residents. As the business concierge for the City of Las Cruces, Bustos spends his workdays answering questions and researching information on ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

City Concierge Services Continue Through Pandemic

Photo of Donald Bustos, City Business Concierge

Donald Bustos’ job keeps him busy, always out-and-about getting to know a cross-section of Las Cruces residents. As the business concierge for the City of Las Cruces, Bustos spends his workdays answering questions and researching information on ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Department of Health Reiterates Phased COVID-19 Vaccination Criteria

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 reiterated the state’s phased vaccination criteria for COVID-19.

The following groups are currently eligible for vaccine:

  • Hospital personnel
  • Residents and staff of long-term care ...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Department of Health Reiterates Phased COVID-19 Vaccination Criteria

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday reiterated the state’s phased vaccination criteria for COVID-19.

The following groups are currently eligible for vaccine: 

  • Hospital personnel
  • Residents and staff of long-term care facilities
  • Med...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Department of Health Reiterates Phased COVID-19 Vaccination Criteria

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 reiterated the state’s phased vaccination criteria for COVID-19.

The following groups are currently eligible for vaccine:

  • Hospital personnel
  • Residents and staff of long-term care ...
Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Department of Health Reiterates Phased COVID-19 Vaccination Criteria

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday reiterated the state’s phased vaccination criteria for COVID-19.

The following groups are currently eligible for vaccine: 

  • Hospital personnel
  • Residents and staff of long-term care facilities
  • Med...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Did Your Trash Day Change? If Yes, So Did Your Recycling Day

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/22/21

With 24 percent of the city residents getting used to a new trash pickup schedule since the start of January, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) suggests that customers also register, and re-r...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Did Your Trash Day Change? If Yes, So Did Your Recycling Day

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/22/21

With 24 percent of the city residents getting used to a new trash pickup schedule since the start of January, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) suggests that customers also register, and re-r...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 22, 2021

February Activitites at the Branigan Cultural Center

Norma Hartell Photo

Enjoy the museum from home through these online programs from the Branigan Cultural Center.“Culture of Empowerment: Community Round table on Yazzie vs. The State of New Mexico”5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 3

Discuss and learn ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

February Activitites at the Branigan Cultural Center

Norma Hartell Photo

Enjoy the museum from home through these online programs from the Branigan Cultural Center.“Culture of Empowerment: Community Round table on Yazzie vs The State of New Mexico”Wednesday, February 3, 5:30 - 7 p.m. (MST)Discuss and learn ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

February Activitites at the Branigan Cultural Center

Norma Hartell Photo

Enjoy the museum from home through these online programs from the Branigan Cultural Center.“Culture of Empowerment: Community Round table on Yazzie vs. The State of New Mexico”5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 3

Discuss and learn ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

February Activitites at the Branigan Cultural Center

Norma Hartell Photo

Enjoy the museum from home through these online programs from the Branigan Cultural Center.“Culture of Empowerment: Community Round table on Yazzie vs The State of New Mexico”Wednesday, February 3, 5:30 - 7 p.m. (MST)Discuss and learn ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Virtual Death Cafe

Coffee cup with text "Talk about death, It Won't kill you."

Discussions around death and mortality are often avoided and thought of as depressing or uncomfortable, especially in a COVID world. But death is a natural part of life, no matter the circumstances. Around the globe, many people are starting to have conve...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Virtual Death Cafe

Coffee cup with text "Talk about death, It Won't kill you."

Discussions around death and mortality are often avoided and thought of as depressing or uncomfortable, especially in a COVID world. But death is a natural part of life, no matter the circumstances. Around the globe, many people are starting to have conve...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Virtual Death Cafe

Coffee cup with text "Talk about death, It Won't kill you."

Discussions around death and mortality are often avoided and thought of as depressing or uncomfortable, especially in a COVID world. But death is a natural part of life, no matter the circumstances. Around the globe, many people are starting to have conve...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Virtual Death Cafe

Coffee cup with text "Talk about death, It Won't kill you."

Discussions around death and mortality are often avoided and thought of as depressing or uncomfortable, especially in a COVID world. But death is a natural part of life, no matter the circumstances. Around the globe, many people are starting to have conve...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Updated Railroad Crossings Closures

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received an updated notice of railroad crossing repairs.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co., the owner of the railroad line, will be making repairs to railroad crossings in Las Cruc...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Updated Railroad Crossings Closures

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received an updated notice of railroad crossing repairs.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co., the owner of the railroad line, will be making repairs to railroad crossings in Las Cruc...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Updated Railroad Crossings Closures

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received an updated notice of railroad crossing repairs.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co., the owner of the railroad line, will be making repairs to railroad crossings in Las Cruc...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Updated Railroad Crossings Closures

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received an updated notice of railroad crossing repairs.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co., the owner of the railroad line, will be making repairs to railroad crossings in Las Cruc...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Valentine's Day Activity Kits from the Las Cruces Museum System

V-day Activity Kits

The Las Cruces Museum System is offering free take-home activity kits for all ages on Saturday, February 6, at the Museum of Nature & Science entrance on Main Street. The distribution begins at 10 a.m. and kits are available on a first-come, first-ser...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Valentine's Day Activity Kits from the Las Cruces Museum System

V-day Activity Kits

The Las Cruces Museum System is offering free take-home activity kits for all ages on Saturday, February 6, at the Museum of Nature & Science entrance on Main Street. The distribution begins at 10 a.m. and kits are available on a first come, first ser...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Valentine's Day Activity Kits from the Las Cruces Museum System

V-day Activity Kits

The Las Cruces Museum System is offering free take-home activity kits for all ages on Saturday, February 6, at the Museum of Nature & Science entrance on Main Street. The distribution begins at 10 a.m. and kits are available on a first-come, first-ser...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Valentine's Day Activity Kits from the Las Cruces Museum System

V-day Activity Kits

The Las Cruces Museum System is offering free take-home activity kits for all ages on Saturday, February 6, at the Museum of Nature & Science entrance on Main Street. The distribution begins at 10 a.m. and kits are available on a first come, first ser...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Amended East Griggs Avenue Road Closure Butler Street to Walton Boulevard

Orange Barrel in the middle of the roadway with vehicles in the background

East Griggs Avenue, between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard, will be closed to traffic from Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021 through Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021.The road closure will be in effect for approximately eight days for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Amended East Griggs Avenue Road Closure Butler Street to Walton Boulevard

Orange Barrel in the middle of the roadway with vehicles in the background

East Griggs Avenue, between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard, will be closed to traffic from Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021 through Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021.The road closure will be in effect for approximately eight days for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Amended East Hadley Avenue Road Closure Sheryl Way to Cindy Place

Orange Barrel in the middle of the roadway with vehicles in the background

A road closure is now in effect on east Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today,  Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.The road closure is for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Amended East Hadley Avenue Road Closure Sheryl Way to Cindy Place

Orange Barrel in the middle of the roadway with vehicles in the background

A road closure is now in effect on east Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today,  Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.The road closure is for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council Adopts Resolutions Supporting Proposed State Legislation

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council adopted three Resolutions regarding proposed legislation that the New Mexico Legislature will consider during the 2021 session, which began Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. The Council's action came at its Tuesday, Jan. 19, 202...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council Adopts Resolutions Supporting Proposed State Legislation

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council adopted three Resolutions regarding proposed legislation that the New Mexico Legislature will consider during the 2021 session, which began Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

The seven-member Council unanimously adopted a Resolution urging...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council Adopts Resolutions Supporting Proposed State Legislation

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council adopted three Resolutions regarding proposed legislation that the New Mexico Legislature will consider during the 2021 session, which began Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. The Council's action came at its Tuesday, Jan. 19, 202...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council Adopts Resolutions Supporting Proposed State Legislation

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council adopted three Resolutions regarding proposed legislation that the New Mexico Legislature will consider during the 2021 session, which began Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

The seven-member Council unanimously adopted a Resolution urging...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council to Conduct TIDD Board Meeting, Work Session, and a Budget Retreat on January 25

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021.

The Council, serving as members of the Board of Commissioners of Las Cruces’ downtown Tax Increment Development District (TIDD), will convene for a quarterly board ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council to Conduct TIDD Board Meeting, Work Session, and a Budget Retreat on January 25

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021.

The Council, serving as members of the Board of Commissioners of Las Cruces’ downtown Tax Increment Development District (TIDD), will convene for a quarte...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council to Conduct TIDD Board Meeting, Work Session, and a Budget Retreat on January 25

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021.

The Council, serving as members of the Board of Commissioners of Las Cruces’ downtown Tax Increment Development District (TIDD), will convene for a quarterly board ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council to Conduct TIDD Board Meeting, Work Session, and a Budget Retreat on January 25

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021.

The Council, serving as members of the Board of Commissioners of Las Cruces’ downtown Tax Increment Development District (TIDD), will convene for a quarte...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

East Griggs Avenue Road Closure for Friday, January 22

Lane Closure

There will be a road closure on East Griggs Avenue (between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard), from Friday, January 22 to Thursday, January 28, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Contractor will b...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

East Griggs Avenue Road Closure for Friday, January 22

Lane Closure

There will be a road closure on East Griggs Avenue (between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard), from Friday, January 22 to Thursday, January 28, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Contractor will b...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

East Hadley Avenue Road Closure for Tuesday, January 26

Orange Barrel in the middle of the roadway with vehicles in the background

There will be a road closure on East Hadley Avenue (between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place) from Tuesday, January 26, through Monday, February 8, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Contractor will be wo...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

East Hadley Avenue Road Closure for Tuesday, January 26

Orange Barrel in the middle of the roadway with vehicles in the background

There will be a road closure on East Hadley Avenue (between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place) from Tuesday, January 26, through Monday, February 8, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Contractor will be wo...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Fraud Surrounding COVID-19 is Increasing

NM Aging and Long Term Services logo

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it.

Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older adults are at greater risk for serious ill...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Fraud Surrounding COVID-19 is Increasing

NM Aging and Long Term Services logo

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it. Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older adults are at greater risk for serious il...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Fraud Surrounding COVID-19 is Increasing

NM Aging and Long Term Services logo

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it.

Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older adults are at greater risk for serious ill...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Fraud Surrounding COVID-19 is Increasing

NM Aging and Long Term Services logo

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it. Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older adults are at greater risk for serious il...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Convention Center Is a Distribution Site for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Convention Center Building

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) have teamed together to help residents receive the COVID-19 vaccination.

The Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 E. University Ave., will be one location where residents can go to get the COV...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Convention Center Is a Distribution Site for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Convention Center Building

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) have teamed together to help residents receive the COVID-19 vaccination.

The Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 E. University Ave., will be one location where residents can go to get the COV...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Convention Center Is a Distribution Site for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Convention Center Building

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) have teamed together to help residents receive the COVID-19 vaccination.

The Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 E. University Ave., will be one location where residents can go to get the COV...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Convention Center Is a Distribution Site for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Convention Center Building

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) have teamed together to help residents receive the COVID-19 vaccination.

The Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 E. University Ave., will be one location where residents can go to get the COV...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Senior Programs Meal Sites to Reduce Daily Serving Time

Salad in  bowl with two sandwiches a glass one milk and juice

Due to cold weather conditions, the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs is reducing the serving time by half an hour to the daily “Grab and Go” meals starting Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 at all Senior Program locations.“Grab and Go” meals currently scheduled to ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Senior Programs Meal Sites to Reduce Daily Serving Time

Salad in  bowl with two sandwiches a glass one milk and juice

Due to cold weather conditions, the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs is reducing the serving time by half an hour to the daily “Grab and Go” meals starting Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 at all Senior Program locations.“Grab and Go&...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Senior Programs Meal Sites to Reduce Daily Serving Time

Salad in  bowl with two sandwiches a glass one milk and juice

Due to cold weather conditions, the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs is reducing the serving time by half an hour to the daily “Grab and Go” meals starting Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 at all Senior Program locations.“Grab and Go” meals currently scheduled to ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Las Cruces Senior Programs Meal Sites to Reduce Daily Serving Time

Salad in  bowl with two sandwiches a glass one milk and juice

Due to cold weather conditions, the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs is reducing the serving time by half an hour to the daily “Grab and Go” meals starting Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 at all Senior Program locations.“Grab and Go&...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Railroad Crossing Closure

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received notice of railroad crossing repairs to be conducted in Las Cruces.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co. will be repairing the railroad crossing on Picacho Avenue beginning at...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Railroad Crossing Closure

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received notice of railroad crossing repairs to be conducted in Las Cruces.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co. will be repairing the railroad crossing on Picacho Avenue beginning at...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Railroad Crossing Closure

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received notice of railroad crossing repairs to be conducted in Las Cruces.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co. will be repairing the railroad crossing on Picacho Avenue beginning at...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Railroad Crossing Closure

Railroad Crossing Signage along Tracks

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received notice of railroad crossing repairs to be conducted in Las Cruces.Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Co. will be repairing the railroad crossing on Picacho Avenue beginning at...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Road Striping Maintenance Beginning January 25

Close up photo of asphalt road with yellow stripes

As part of the maintenance program in Traffic Management, various streets throughout Las Cruces will have pavement striping work beginning the evening of January 25.

All of the roads will remain open to traffic. The work is expected to be completed in a we...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Road Striping Maintenance Beginning January 25

Close up photo of asphalt road with yellow stripes

As part of the maintenance program in Traffic Management, various streets throughout Las Cruces will have pavement striping work beginning the evening of January 25.

All of the roads will remain open to traffic. The work is expected to be completed in a we...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Road Striping Maintenance Beginning January 25

Close up photo of asphalt road with yellow stripes

As part of the maintenance program in Traffic Management, various streets throughout Las Cruces will have pavement striping work beginning the evening of January 25.

All of the roads will remain open to traffic. The work is expected to be completed in a we...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Road Striping Maintenance Beginning January 25

Close up photo of asphalt road with yellow stripes

As part of the maintenance program in Traffic Management, various streets throughout Las Cruces will have pavement striping work beginning the evening of January 25.

All of the roads will remain open to traffic. The work is expected to be completed in a we...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2021

Light Equipment Operator, Streets Management

Ray Talamantes

To: Streets Management

From: Bridget Quintero

Ray Talamantes responded to a call at 1965 Salinas Dr today to help a customer by the name of Bridget Quintero retrieve her phone from a drain, She stated that Mr. Talamantes was so helpful. She also wanted ever...

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Kudos to the City
Posted on: January 20, 2021

Light Equipment Operator, Streets Management

Ray Talamantes

To: Streets Management

From: Bridget Quintero

Ray Talamantes responded to a call at 1965 Salinas Dr today to help a customer by the name of Bridget Quintero retrieve her phone from a drain, She stated that Mr. Talamantes was so helpful. She also wanted ever...

Read on...

Kudos to the City
Posted on: January 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions

Vaccine FAQ

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and review the Other Resources to become informed, so you can help protect yourself, your family, your friends and your community.

Find even more information on the COVID-19 Vaccine courtesy of the New Mexic...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions

Vaccine FAQ

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and review the Other Resources to become informed, so you can help protect yourself, your family, your friends and your community.

Find even more information on the COVID-19 Vaccine courtesy of the New Mexic...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions

Vaccine FAQ

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and review the Other Resources to become informed, so you can help protect yourself, your family, your friends and your community.

Find even more information on the COVID-19 Vaccine courtesy of the New Mexic...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 19, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions

Vaccine FAQ

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and review the Other Resources to become informed, so you can help protect yourself, your family, your friends and your community.

Find even more information on the COVID-19 Vaccine courtesy of the New Mexic...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

East Griggs Avenue Road Closure for January 21

Lane Closure

There will be a road closure on East Griggs Avenue, between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard, Thursday, January 21, for approximately four hours between Noon and 4 p.m. for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Proje...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

East Griggs Avenue Road Closure for January 21

Lane Closure

There will be a road closure on East Griggs Avenue, between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard, Thursday, January 21, for approximately four hours between Noon and 4 p.m. for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Proje...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

East Hadley Avenue Road Closure for January 20

Lane Closure

There will be a road closure on East Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place Wednesday, January 20, for approximately four hours between Noon and 4 pm for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Co...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

East Hadley Avenue Road Closure for January 20

Lane Closure

There will be a road closure on East Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place Wednesday, January 20, for approximately four hours between Noon and 4 pm for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Co...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

New Mexico Confirms Second COVID-19 Case With B.1.1.7 Coronavirus Variant

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Tuesday announced the state’s second COVID-19 case with the B.1.1.7 coronavirus variant. This case is a close household contact of the first case, announced on Wednesday, January 13.

The female in her 30&...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

New Mexico Confirms Second COVID-19 Case With B.1.1.7 Coronavirus Variant

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Tuesday announced the state’s second COVID-19 case with the B.1.1.7 coronavirus variant. This case is a close household contact of the first case, announced on Wednesday, January 13.

The female in her 30&...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 16, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Griggs-Walnut Site Replacing Monitoring Wells

LCU Monitoring Well Drilling (1)

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 1/16/21

After nearly 12 years at work, some wells that monitor the Griggs-Walnut Groundwater Plume Remediation Project at 163 N. Cottonwood St. will be rehabilitated or replaced. This...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 16, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Griggs-Walnut Site Replacing Monitoring Wells

LCU Monitoring Well Drilling (1)

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 1/16/21

After nearly 12 years at work, some wells that monitor the Griggs-Walnut Groundwater Plume Remediation Project at 163 N. Cottonwood St. will be rehabilitated or replaced. This...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City Council to Meet on January 19

City Council

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

The Council will consider adoption of a Resolution urging the New Mexico Legislature to establish a state public bank, owned by and for New Mexico residents. The 2...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City Council to Meet on January 19

City Council

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

The Council will consider adoption of a Resolution urging the New Mexico Legislature to establish a state public bank, owned by and for New Mexico residents. The 2...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City Council to Meet on January 19

City Council

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

The Council will consider adoption of a Resolution urging the New Mexico Legislature to establish a state public bank, owned by and for New Mexico residents. The 2...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City Council to Meet on January 19

City Council

The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

The Council will consider adoption of a Resolution urging the New Mexico Legislature to establish a state public bank, owned by and for New Mexico residents. The 2...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

JIC Notes January 13, 2021

COVID-19

Media contact: Catherine Zaharko, Doña Ana County 

575-525-5801 • catherinez@donaanacounty.org  

 

OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner o...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

JIC Notes January 13, 2021

COVID-19

Media contact: Catherine Zaharko, Doña Ana County 

575-525-5801 • catherinez@donaanacounty.org  

 

OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner o...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Joint Information Center Notes from Jan. 13, 2021

COVID-19

Media contact: Catherine Zaharko, Doña Ana County

575/525-5801 • catherinez@donaanacounty.org

Objective: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and c...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Joint Information Center Notes from Jan. 13, 2021

COVID-19

Media contact: Catherine Zaharko, Doña Ana County

575/525-5801 • catherinez@donaanacounty.org

Objective: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and c...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Helped Facilitate the City of Las Cruces' Mask Wearing Effort

LCU Jose

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/15/21

It’s a common sight across Las Cruces; masks are strewn across the dashboard of a car or even hanging from a review mirror. The habit has developed to keep our neighbors safe, and now ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Helped Facilitate the City of Las Cruces' Mask Wearing Effort

LCU Jose

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/15/21

It’s a common sight across Las Cruces; masks are strewn across the dashboard of a car or even hanging from a review mirror. The habit has developed to keep our neighbors safe, and now ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 15, 2021

New Mexico Launches Statewide Vaccine Dashboard

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Thursday announced the launch of the state’s vaccine dashboard. 
The website, https://cvvaccine.nmhealth.org/public-dashboard.html, offers key up-to-the-day statistics about the state&r...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

New Mexico Launches Statewide Vaccine Dashboard

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Thursday announced the launch of the state’s vaccine dashboard.
The website - https://cvvaccine.nmhealth.org/public-dashboard.html - offers key up-to-the-day statistics about the state&...
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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

New Mexico Launches Statewide Vaccine Dashboard

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Thursday announced the launch of the state’s vaccine dashboard. 
The website, https://cvvaccine.nmhealth.org/public-dashboard.html, offers key up-to-the-day statistics about the state&r...
Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

New Mexico Launches Statewide Vaccine Dashboard

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Thursday announced the launch of the state’s vaccine dashboard.
The website - https://cvvaccine.nmhealth.org/public-dashboard.html - offers key up-to-the-day statistics about the state&...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Spots Still Available for Out-of-School Time Tutoring Services

Young man assisting a young lady in homework

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Youth Services Section still has spots available for tutoring services beginning Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, through the Out-of-School Time Program.

The locations and sessions will provide students in grades Kinder...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Spots Still Available for Out-of-School Time Tutoring Services

Young man assisting a young lady in homework

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Youth Services Section still has spots available for tutoring services beginning Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, through the Out-of-School Time Program.

The locations and sessions will provide students in grades Kinder...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Spots Still Available for Out-of-School Time Tutoring Services

Young man assisting a young lady in homework

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Youth Services Section still has spots available for tutoring services beginning Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, through the Out-of-School Time Program.

The locations and sessions will provide students in grades Kinder...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Spots Still Available for Out-of-School Time Tutoring Services

Young man assisting a young lady in homework

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Youth Services Section still has spots available for tutoring services beginning Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, through the Out-of-School Time Program.

The locations and sessions will provide students in grades Kinder...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

State Reiterates COVID-19 Vaccine Phase Criteria

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 reiterated the appropriate sequence of COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
New Mexico is currently in the first portion of Phase 1B - people 75 years old and older. Soon, the s...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

State Reiterates COVID-19 Vaccine Phase Criteria

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday reiterated the appropriate sequence of COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
New Mexico is currently in the first portion of Phase 1B - people 75 years and older. Soon, the state will expand vaccinat...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

State Reiterates COVID-19 Vaccine Phase Criteria

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 reiterated the appropriate sequence of COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
New Mexico is currently in the first portion of Phase 1B - people 75 years old and older. Soon, the s...
Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

State Reiterates COVID-19 Vaccine Phase Criteria

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday reiterated the appropriate sequence of COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
New Mexico is currently in the first portion of Phase 1B - people 75 years and older. Soon, the state will expand vaccinat...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Community Stories

Call For Stories

In February and March 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together to explore When the Emperor was Divine, by Julie Otsuka, for the Big Read.

This award-winning title shares the experiences of a Japanese American family incarcerated by the U.S. govern...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Community Stories

Call For Stories

In February and March 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together to explore When the Emperor was Divine, by Julie Otsuka, for the Big Read.

This award-winning title shares the experiences of a Japanese American family incarcerated by the U.S. govern...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Community Stories

Call For Stories

In February and March 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together to explore When the Emperor was Divine, by Julie Otsuka, for the Big Read.

This award-winning title shares the experiences of a Japanese American family incarcerated by the U.S. govern...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Community Stories

Call For Stories

In February and March 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together to explore When the Emperor was Divine, by Julie Otsuka, for the Big Read.

This award-winning title shares the experiences of a Japanese American family incarcerated by the U.S. govern...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Introduces New Healing Library Box

Healing Library logo

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer a new Healing Library Box for families, which will be available for check out on Friday, January 15.

In November, Branigan Memorial Library partnered with The Healing Library to bring materials designed ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Introduces New Healing Library Box

Healing Library logo

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer a new Healing Library Box for families, which will be available for check out on Friday, January 15th.

In November, The Branigan Library partnered with The Healing Library to bring materials designe...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Introduces New Healing Library Box

Healing Library logo

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer a new Healing Library Box for families, which will be available for check out on Friday, January 15.

In November, Branigan Memorial Library partnered with The Healing Library to bring materials designed ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Introduces New Healing Library Box

Healing Library logo

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer a new Healing Library Box for families, which will be available for check out on Friday, January 15th.

In November, The Branigan Library partnered with The Healing Library to bring materials designe...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Book Bundles for Checkout

Book Bundles Logo

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer Book Bundles for patrons of all ages for check out beginning Tuesday, January 19.Branigan Library knows that our patrons miss getting to browse the shelves as much as our library staff misses making boo...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Book Bundles for Checkout

Book Bundles Logo

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer Book Bundles for patrons of all ages for check out beginning Tuesday, January 19.Branigan Library knows that our patrons miss getting to browse the shelves as much as our library staff misses making boo...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Book Bundles for Checkout

Book Bundles Logo

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer Book Bundles for patrons of all ages for check out beginning Tuesday, January 19.Branigan Library knows that our patrons miss getting to browse the shelves as much as our library staff misses making boo...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents Book Bundles for Checkout

Book Bundles Logo

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to offer Book Bundles for patrons of all ages for check out beginning Tuesday, January 19.Branigan Library knows that our patrons miss getting to browse the shelves as much as our library staff misses making boo...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Virtual “Tombaugh Day” Events at the Museum of Nature & Science

Human Person standing on mountaintop looking into space

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science invites astronomers of all ages to join us for three days of virtual events comprising this year’s “Tombaugh Day” event.Virtual programs will take place on Zoom and Facebook live @LCMuseums. To receive a link ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Virtual “Tombaugh Day” Events at the Museum of Nature & Science

Human Person standing on mountaintop looking into space

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science invites astronomers of all ages to join us for three days of virtual events comprising this year’s “Tombaugh Day” event.Virtual programs will take place on Zoom and Facebook live ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Virtual “Tombaugh Day” Events at the Museum of Nature & Science

Human Person standing on mountaintop looking into space

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science invites astronomers of all ages to join us for three days of virtual events comprising this year’s “Tombaugh Day” event.Virtual programs will take place on Zoom and Facebook live @LCMuseums. To receive a link ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Virtual “Tombaugh Day” Events at the Museum of Nature & Science

Human Person standing on mountaintop looking into space

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science invites astronomers of all ages to join us for three days of virtual events comprising this year’s “Tombaugh Day” event.Virtual programs will take place on Zoom and Facebook live ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Utilities Water/Wastewater Fees

Water Manhole COver

Residents have until Jan. 29, 2021, to provide input on the Las Cruces Utilities Water and Wastewater Development Impact Fee allocation options to either continue the current allocation in place or change the related resolution to allow for a different al...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Utilities Water/Wastewater Fees

Water Manhole COver

Residents have until January 29, 2021, to provide input on the Las Cruces Utilities Water and Wastewater Development Impact Fee allocation options to either continue the current allocation in place or change the related resolution to allow for a different...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Utilities Water/Wastewater Fees

Water Manhole COver

Residents have until January 29, 2021, to provide input on the Las Cruces Utilities Water and Wastewater Development Impact Fee allocation options to either continue the current allocation in place or change the related resolution to allow for a different...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Utilities Water/Wastewater Fees

Water Manhole COver

Residents have until Jan. 29, 2021, to provide input on the Las Cruces Utilities Water and Wastewater Development Impact Fee allocation options to either continue the current allocation in place or change the related resolution to allow for a different al...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Utilities Water/Wastewater Fees

Water Manhole COver

Residents have until January 29, 2021, to provide input on the Las Cruces Utilities Water and Wastewater Development Impact Fee allocation options to either continue the current allocation in place or change the related resolution to allow for a different...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Utilities Water/Wastewater Fees

Water Manhole COver

Residents have until January 29, 2021, to provide input on the Las Cruces Utilities Water and Wastewater Development Impact Fee allocation options to either continue the current allocation in place or change the related resolution to allow for a different...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Department of Health County Map Update Jan. 13

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning Jan. 13, with 30 counties at the Red Level. Twenty counties saw a higher average daily per-capita rate of new cases in the last...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Department of Health County Map Update Jan. 13

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning Jan. 13, with 30 counties at the Red Level. Twenty counties saw a higher average daily per-capita rate of new cases in the last...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Department of Health County Map Updated on Jan. 13

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021 announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning Jan. 13, with 30 counties at the Red Level. Twenty counties saw a higher average daily per-capita rate of new ca...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Department of Health County Map Updated on Jan. 13

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021 announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning Jan. 13, with 30 counties at the Red Level. Twenty counties saw a higher average daily per-capita rate of new ca...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Governor, State Officials to Give COVID-19 Update

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials will host a fully remote news conference Thursday afternoon to provide an update on COVID-19 in New Mexico.

WHAT: Remote news conference with state officials

WHEN: 3 p.m. Thursday, January 14

The news conferenc...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Governor, State Officials to Give COVID-19 Update

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials will host a fully remote news conference Thursday afternoon to provide an update on COVID-19 in New Mexico.

WHAT: Remote news conference with state officials

WHEN: Thursday, January 14, 3:00 P.M.

The news confe...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Governor, State Officials to Give COVID-19 Update

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials will host a fully remote news conference Thursday afternoon to provide an update on COVID-19 in New Mexico.

WHAT: Remote news conference with state officials

WHEN: 3 p.m. Thursday, January 14

The news conferenc...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Governor, State Officials to Give COVID-19 Update

New Mexico Department of Health Logo State outline with text

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials will host a fully remote news conference Thursday afternoon to provide an update on COVID-19 in New Mexico.

WHAT: Remote news conference with state officials

WHEN: Thursday, January 14, 3:00 P.M.

The news confe...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Great Courses: Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

Frying Pan over a flame

Were your holiday meals a little underwhelming? Branigan Library can help!

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to participate in our discussion of The Great Courses Program, Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking. This program cov...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Great Courses: Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

Frying Pan over a flame

Were your holiday meals a little underwhelming? Branigan Library can help!

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to participate in our discussion of The Great Courses Program, Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking. This program cov...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Great Courses: Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

Frying Pan over a flame

Were your holiday meals a little underwhelming? Branigan Library can help!

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to participate in our discussion of The Great Courses Program, Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking. This program cov...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Great Courses: Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

Frying Pan over a flame

Were your holiday meals a little underwhelming? Branigan Library can help!

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library invites you to participate in our discussion of The Great Courses Program, Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking. This program cov...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Lions Tennis Courts Reopening

Tennis Courts at the Lions Park

the City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department announced today, Jan. 13, 2021 that tennis courts at Lions Park, 701 W. Picacho Ave., have reopened.

New Mexico State Public Health Order restrictions (https://cv.nmhealth.org/public-health-orders-and-...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Lions Tennis Courts Reopening

Tennis Courts at the Lions Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Lions Tennis Courts, 701 W. Picacho Ave., will reopen today, Jan. 13, 2021 with New Mexico State Public Health Order restrictions (https://cv.nmhealth.org/public-health-orders-and-executive-orders/) still in p...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Lions Tennis Courts Reopening

Tennis Courts at the Lions Park

the City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department announced today, Jan. 13, 2021 that tennis courts at Lions Park, 701 W. Picacho Ave., have reopened.

New Mexico State Public Health Order restrictions (https://cv.nmhealth.org/public-health-orders-and-...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Lions Tennis Courts Reopening

Tennis Courts at the Lions Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Lions Tennis Courts, 701 W. Picacho Ave., will reopen today, Jan. 13, 2021 with New Mexico State Public Health Order restrictions (https://cv.nmhealth.org/public-health-orders-and-executive-orders/) still in p...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Motel Boulevard Reduced to One Lane

As part of the Active Transportation Plan Sidewalk Gap Project, north bound traffic on Motel Boulevard between Tashiro Drive and Bruins Lane will be reduced to one lane. The lane closure will begin on Thursday, January 14, and will last approximately two ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Motel Boulevard Reduced to One Lane

As part of the Active Transportation Plan Sidewalk Gap Project, north bound traffic on Motel Boulevard between Tashiro Drive and Bruins Lane will be reduced to one lane. The lane closure will begin on Thursday, January 14, and will last approximately two ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

New Mexico Identifies First Case of B117 Coronavirus Variant

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021 announced the state’s first case of the B117 coronavirus variant.

A man in his 60's has the variant; he is associated with travel to the United Kingdom in December. He is currently recov...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

New Mexico Identifies First Case of B117 Coronavirus Variant

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the state’s first case of the B117 coronavirus variant. A male in his 60’s has the variant; he is associated with travel to the UK in December. He is currently recovering from ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

New Mexico Identifies First Case of B117 Coronavirus Variant

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021 announced the state’s first case of the B117 coronavirus variant.

A man in his 60's has the variant; he is associated with travel to the United Kingdom in December. He is currently recov...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 13, 2021

New Mexico Identifies First Case of B117 Coronavirus Variant

Department of Health Logo

The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the state’s first case of the B117 coronavirus variant. A male in his 60’s has the variant; he is associated with travel to the UK in December. He is currently recovering from ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Red Hawk Golf Road Lane Closure

Lane Closure

The north end of ReHawk Golf Road will be closed to traffic starting January 18. Access to the Red Hawk Golf Club will be maintained via a short ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Red Hawk Golf Road Lane Closure

Lane Closure

The north end of ReHawk Golf Road will be closed to traffic starting January 18. Access to the Red Hawk Golf Club will be maintained via a short ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Water Outage Planned on Armijo Street and Reymond Street

Hand turning off the water faucet

Residents along Reymond Street, from Picacho Avenue to Brownlee Avenue, and Armijo Street, from Picacho Avenue to Mountain Avenue, will experience a water outage between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021. Crews with DuCross Constru...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2021

Water Outage Planned on Armijo Street and Reymond Street

Hand turning off the water faucet

Residents along Reymond Street, from Picacho Avenue to Brownlee Avenue, and Armijo Street, from Picacho Avenue to Mountain Avenue, will experience a water outage between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021. Crews with DuCross Constru...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2021

City Council Recap for January 11

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

City Council discussed the City of Las Cruces’ proposed Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) for the period of 2021 to 2025.

Las Crucens were reminded that a community survey for the Consolidated Plan is still underway. Residents can take the online survey through...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 12, 2021

City Council Recap for January 11

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

City Council discussed the City of Las Cruces’ proposed Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) for the period of 2021 to 2025.

Las Crucens were reminded that a community survey for the Consolidated Plan is still underway. Residents can take the online surv...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2021

City Council Recap for January 11

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

City Council discussed the City of Las Cruces’ proposed Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) for the period of 2021 to 2025.

Las Crucens were reminded that a community survey for the Consolidated Plan is still underway. Residents can take the online survey through...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 12, 2021

City Council Recap for January 11

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

City Council discussed the City of Las Cruces’ proposed Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) for the period of 2021 to 2025.

Las Crucens were reminded that a community survey for the Consolidated Plan is still underway. Residents can take the online surv...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

East Hadley Avenue Road Closure Extended

Lane Closure

East Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place, will have a road closure between 7 a.m. and noon on January 12, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Contractor will be working on a monitoring ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

East Hadley Avenue Road Closure Extended

Lane Closure

East Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place, will have a road closure between 7 a.m. and noon on January 12, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well Replacement Project. The Contractor will be working on a monitoring ...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

East Hadley, East Griggs Lane Closures for January 11

Lane Closure

East Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place, as well as East Griggs Avenue, between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard, will be reduced to a single lane on Monday, January 11, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well R...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

East Hadley, East Griggs Lane Closures for January 11

Lane Closure

East Hadley Avenue, between Sheryl Way and Cindy Place, as well as East Griggs Avenue, between Butler Street and Walton Boulevard, will be reduced to a single lane on Monday, January 11, for the Griggs-Walnut Ground Water Plume Superfund Site FLUTe Well R...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Schedule

City Hall Lions

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, 2021 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Emergency services such as fire and police will not be affected.

The following is a list of closures for January 18:

  • Frank O&am...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Schedule

City Hall Lions

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Emergency services such as fire and police will not be affected.

The following is a list of closures for January 18:

  • Frank O&rsqu...
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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Schedule

City Hall Lions

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, 2021 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Emergency services such as fire and police will not be affected.

The following is a list of closures for January 18:

  • Frank O&am...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Schedule

City Hall Lions

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Emergency services such as fire and police will not be affected.

The following is a list of closures for January 18:

  • Frank O&rsqu...
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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

State health Secretary to Give COVID-19 Vaccine Update January 11

Department of Health Logo

Dr. Tracie Collins, Secretary-Designate of the New Mexico Department of Health, will host a remote news conference this afternoon to provide an update on New Mexico’s vaccine distribution effort. 

WHAT:&nbs...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 11, 2021

State health Secretary to Give COVID-19 Vaccine Update January 11

Department of Health Logo

Dr. Tracie Collins, Secretary-Designate of the New Mexico Department of Health, will host a remote news conference this afternoon to provide an update on New Mexico’s vaccine distribution effort. 

WHAT: Remote n...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

State health Secretary to Give COVID-19 Vaccine Update January 11

Department of Health Logo

Dr. Tracie Collins, Secretary-Designate of the New Mexico Department of Health, will host a remote news conference this afternoon to provide an update on New Mexico’s vaccine distribution effort. 

WHAT:&nbs...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 11, 2021

State health Secretary to Give COVID-19 Vaccine Update January 11

Department of Health Logo

Dr. Tracie Collins, Secretary-Designate of the New Mexico Department of Health, will host a remote news conference this afternoon to provide an update on New Mexico’s vaccine distribution effort. 

WHAT: Remote n...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Water Line Cleaning Notice for San Elena Water System

Vehicle Used to Clean out Water Systems

Las Cruces Utilities will be cleaning water lines using the Neutral Output Discharge Elimination System (NO-DES) in the San Elena Subdivision Water System from January 12 - 15, to remove accumulated iron and manganese in the water lines. NO-DES cleans wat...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Water Line Cleaning Notice for San Elena Water System

Vehicle Used to Clean out Water Systems

Las Cruces Utilities will be cleaning water lines using the Neutral Output Discharge Elimination System (NO-DES) in the San Elena Subdivision Water System from January 12 - 15, to remove accumulated iron and manganese in the water lines. NO-DES cleans wat...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities: Know Who to Call

Dispatch_JeffMadrid Brad Brooks

By Cassie McClure 

Getting the routine monthly bill for services like trash pickup, natural gas, water, and sewage may be the most interaction a customer may have with Las Cruces Utilities (LCU).

However, there may be other instances where customer...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 10, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities: Know Who to Call

Dispatch_JeffMadrid Brad Brooks

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/10/21

Getting the routine monthly bill for services like trash pickup, natural gas, water, and sewage may be the most interaction a customer may have with Las Cruces Utilities (LCU). However...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 10, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities: Know Who to Call

Dispatch_JeffMadrid Brad Brooks

By Cassie McClure 

Getting the routine monthly bill for services like trash pickup, natural gas, water, and sewage may be the most interaction a customer may have with Las Cruces Utilities (LCU).

However, there may be other instances where customer...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: January 10, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities: Know Who to Call

Dispatch_JeffMadrid Brad Brooks

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/10/21

Getting the routine monthly bill for services like trash pickup, natural gas, water, and sewage may be the most interaction a customer may have with Las Cruces Utilities (LCU). However...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Awards Go Virtual

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/8/21

The pandemic has stifled celebrations, but Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) is still celebrating – if only via video this year – its successes and the associates who went above and beyond in ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Awards Go Virtual

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 1/8/21

The pandemic has stifled celebrations, but Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) is still celebrating – if only via video this year – its successes and the associates who went above and beyond in ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Young Pond

Young Pond

To: Parks and Recreation Department

Just wanted you to know that Young Pond never looked so good. If thegovernor changes the COVID-19 restrictions the pond should get trout on January 7th., 2021Thank You very much. I want you to know I am an x-Marine, Viet...

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Kudos to the City
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Young Pond

Young Pond

To: Parks and Recreation Department

Just wanted you to know that Young Pond never looked so good. If thegovernor changes the COVID-19 restrictions the pond should get trout on January 7th., 2021Thank You very much. I want you to know I am an x-Marine, Viet...

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Kudos to the City
Posted on: January 3, 2021

Infrastructure Allies: Get to Know Your Capital Improvements Advisory Committee

By Cassie McClure 

A group of citizens provides oversight to major improvement to the City of Las Cruces infrastructure. The Capital Improvements Advisory Committee (CIAC) members advise and assist the City with their capital improvements plan, fo...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 3, 2021

Infrastructure Allies: Get to Know Your Capital Improvements Advisory Committee

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 1/3/21

A group of citizens provides oversight to major improvement to the City of Las Cruces (CLC) infrastructure. The Capital Improvements Advisory Committee (CIAC) members advise and assist ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 3, 2021

Infrastructure Allies: Get to Know Your Capital Improvements Advisory Committee

By Cassie McClure 

A group of citizens provides oversight to major improvement to the City of Las Cruces infrastructure. The Capital Improvements Advisory Committee (CIAC) members advise and assist the City with their capital improvements plan, fo...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 3, 2021

Infrastructure Allies: Get to Know Your Capital Improvements Advisory Committee

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 1/3/21

A group of citizens provides oversight to major improvement to the City of Las Cruces (CLC) infrastructure. The Capital Improvements Advisory Committee (CIAC) members advise and assist ...

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Utilities
Posted on: January 1, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Christmas Tree Recycling Underway Until January 30, 2021

By Cassie McClure 

If you’re ready to clean up from 2020, the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Foothills Landfill Composting Facility, 555 Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, is ready for the free disposal of your Christmas tree.

During business hours, 8 a...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 1, 2021

Las Cruces Utilities Christmas Tree Recycling Underway Until January 30, 2021

By Cassie McClure 

If you’re ready to clean up from 2020, the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Foothills Landfill Composting Facility, 555 Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, is ready for the free disposal of your Christmas tree.

During business hours, 8 a...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 31, 2020

LCFD Responds to Simultaneous Fires and Hazardous Materials Aid Request

Las Cruces Fire Department

The Las Cruces Fire Department (LCFD) responded to simultaneous fires and a Hazardous Materials Mutual Aid request on New Year's Eve, Dec. 31, 2020. Shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020, City firefighters responded to a commercial fire ...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 31, 2020

LCFD Responds to Simultaneous Fires and Hazardous Materials Aid Request

Las Cruces Fire Department

The Las Cruces Fire Department (LCFD) responded to simultaneous fires and a Hazardous Materials Mutual Aid request on New Year's Eve, Dec. 31, 2020. Shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020, City firefighters responded to a commercial fire ...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2020

City of Las Cruces Audit Report Released

City Hall view of the flags

The Office of the New Mexico State Auditor (OSA) has released a report involving a fraud examination and investigation initiated by the City of Las Cruces.

The report identified serious conflicts of interest and revealed more than $1.8 million in mishandle...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 29, 2020

City of Las Cruces Audit Report Released

City Hall view of the flags

The Office of the New Mexico State Auditor (OSA) has released a report involving a fraud examination and investigation initiated by the City of Las Cruces. The report identified serious conflicts of interest and revealed over $1.8 million in mishandled or...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2020

City of Las Cruces Audit Report Released

City Hall view of the flags

The Office of the New Mexico State Auditor (OSA) has released a report involving a fraud examination and investigation initiated by the City of Las Cruces.

The report identified serious conflicts of interest and revealed more than $1.8 million in mishandle...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 29, 2020

City of Las Cruces Audit Report Released

City Hall view of the flags

The Office of the New Mexico State Auditor (OSA) has released a report involving a fraud examination and investigation initiated by the City of Las Cruces. The report identified serious conflicts of interest and revealed over $1.8 million in mishandled or...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Las Cruces Minimum Wage to Increase to $10.50 an Hour on January 1

An undated photo of one of the lion statues in front of Las Cruces City Hall

The City of Las Cruces Minimum Wage Ordinance will increase on Jan. 1, 2021, to $10.50 an hour. The wage for tipped employees will be $4.20 an hour, plus any reported tipped wages.

The City’s minimum wage will follow the state of New Mexico&r...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Las Cruces Minimum Wage to Increase to $10.50 an Hour on January 1

An undated photo of one of the lion statues in front of Las Cruces City Hall

The City of Las Cruces Minimum Wage Ordinance will increase on Jan. 1, 2021, to $10.50 an hour. The hourly wage for tipped employees will be $4.20 an hour, plus any reported tipped wages. 

The City’s minimum wage will follow the state of...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Las Cruces Minimum Wage to Increase to $10.50 an Hour on January 1

An undated photo of one of the lion statues in front of Las Cruces City Hall

The City of Las Cruces Minimum Wage Ordinance will increase on Jan. 1, 2021, to $10.50 an hour. The wage for tipped employees will be $4.20 an hour, plus any reported tipped wages.

The City’s minimum wage will follow the state of New Mexico&r...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Las Cruces Minimum Wage to Increase to $10.50 an Hour on January 1

An undated photo of one of the lion statues in front of Las Cruces City Hall

The City of Las Cruces Minimum Wage Ordinance will increase on Jan. 1, 2021, to $10.50 an hour. The hourly wage for tipped employees will be $4.20 an hour, plus any reported tipped wages. 

The City’s minimum wage will follow the state of...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 27, 2020

New Truck Serves Up Water Line Cleaning Without Water Waste

City of Las Cruces NO DES Truck

By Cassie McClure

In December, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) added a NO-DES truck and trailer to its fleet. Using patented technology, the new equipment will avoid hydrant flushing, cut down on service interruptions to customers, and be a sustainable way to s...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 27, 2020

New Truck Serves Up Water Line Cleaning Without Water Waste

City of Las Cruces NO DES Truck

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 12/27/20.

In December, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) added a NO-DES truck and trailer to its fleet. Using patented technology, the new equipment will avoid hydrant flushing, cut down on service i...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 27, 2020

New Truck Serves Up Water Line Cleaning Without Water Waste

City of Las Cruces NO DES Truck

By Cassie McClure

In December, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) added a NO-DES truck and trailer to its fleet. Using patented technology, the new equipment will avoid hydrant flushing, cut down on service interruptions to customers, and be a sustainable way to s...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 27, 2020

New Truck Serves Up Water Line Cleaning Without Water Waste

City of Las Cruces NO DES Truck

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 12/27/20.

In December, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) added a NO-DES truck and trailer to its fleet. Using patented technology, the new equipment will avoid hydrant flushing, cut down on service i...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 25, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Salutes its Heroes

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/25/20

Even with the shutdowns and restrictions, Las Cruces residents could count on this: natural gas will light up their appliances, their tap will flow with clean water, their wastewater ...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 25, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Salutes its Heroes

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/25/20

Even with the shutdowns and restrictions, Las Cruces residents could count on this: natural gas will light up their appliances, their tap will flow with clean water, their wastewater ...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 23, 2020

GO Bond Desert Trails Community Park Erosion Control Project to Begin

Desert Trails Community Park building

The General Obligation (GO) Bond rehabilitation of Desert Trails Community Park, 3492 Sonora Springs, is anticipated to start on December 28. Park visitors may see some pre-construction activity but will still have access to the park. Closures may occur ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 23, 2020

GO Bond Desert Trails Community Park Erosion Control Project to Begin

Desert Trails Community Park building

The General Obligation (GO) Bond rehabilitation of Desert Trails Community Park, 3492 Sonora Springs, is anticipated to start on December 28. Park visitors may see some pre-construction activity but will still have access to the park. Closures may occur ...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2020

GO Bond Desert Trails Community Park Erosion Control Project to Begin

Desert Trails Community Park building

The General Obligation (GO) Bond rehabilitation of Desert Trails Community Park, 3492 Sonora Springs, is anticipated to start on December 28. Park visitors may see some pre-construction activity but will still have access to the park. Closures may occur ...

Read on...

Public Works News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

GO Bond Desert Trails Community Park Erosion Control Project to Begin

Desert Trails Community Park building

The General Obligation (GO) Bond rehabilitation of Desert Trails Community Park, 3492 Sonora Springs, is anticipated to start on December 28. Park visitors may see some pre-construction activity but will still have access to the park. Closures may occur ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 23, 2020

GO Bond Desert Trails Community Park Erosion Control Project to Begin

Desert Trails Community Park building

The General Obligation (GO) Bond rehabilitation of Desert Trails Community Park, 3492 Sonora Springs, is anticipated to start on December 28. Park visitors may see some pre-construction activity but will still have access to the park. Closures may occur ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2020

GO Bond Desert Trails Community Park Erosion Control Project to Begin

Desert Trails Community Park building

The General Obligation (GO) Bond rehabilitation of Desert Trails Community Park, 3492 Sonora Springs, is anticipated to start on December 28. Park visitors may see some pre-construction activity but will still have access to the park. Closures may occur ...

Read on...

Public Works News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Anonymous Donor Gifts Musical Instruments to Weed and Seed Program

Weed and Seed Recipients

The holiday spirit is alive and well in Las Cruces. The City's Weed and Seed program participants have been gifted with musical instruments this year.  An anonymous donor purchased 12 acoustic guitars which were delivered this week to A....

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Anonymous Donor Gifts Musical Instruments to Weed and Seed Program

Weed and Seed Recipients

The Holiday spirit is alive and well in Las Cruces this year. The City's Weed and Seed program participants have been gifted with musical instruments this year.  An anonymous donor purchased twelve acoustic guitars which were delivered t...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Anonymous Donor Gifts Musical Instruments to Weed and Seed Program

Weed and Seed Recipients

The holiday spirit is alive and well in Las Cruces. The City's Weed and Seed program participants have been gifted with musical instruments this year.  An anonymous donor purchased 12 acoustic guitars which were delivered this week to A....

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Anonymous Donor Gifts Musical Instruments to Weed and Seed Program

Weed and Seed Recipients

The Holiday spirit is alive and well in Las Cruces this year. The City's Weed and Seed program participants have been gifted with musical instruments this year.  An anonymous donor purchased twelve acoustic guitars which were delivered t...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Artists Win Holiday Window Designs

Santa on a window holding a mirror

Local artists have been recognized for their creations on many of the windows in downtown Las Cruces.

In promoting the spirit of the holidays, the Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP) and the Las Cruces Arts and Cultural District Coordinating Council (AC...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Artists Win Holiday Window Designs

Santa on a window holding a mirror

Local artists have been recognized for their creations on many of the windows in downtown Las Cruces. In promoting the spirit of the holidays, the Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP) and the Las Cruces Arts and Cultural District Coordinating Council (A...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Artists Win Holiday Window Designs

Santa on a window holding a mirror

Local artists have been recognized for their creations on many of the windows in downtown Las Cruces.

In promoting the spirit of the holidays, the Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP) and the Las Cruces Arts and Cultural District Coordinating Council (AC...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Artists Win Holiday Window Designs

Santa on a window holding a mirror

Local artists have been recognized for their creations on many of the windows in downtown Las Cruces. In promoting the spirit of the holidays, the Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP) and the Las Cruces Arts and Cultural District Coordinating Council (A...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Businesses Receive Support Through Business Retention and Expansion Efforts

City Manager Pili with Brett Hahn

Business consultation and connection to resources are the tools the City of Las Cruces’ Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) program is using to invigorate local businesses, boost their staying power, and enhance their opportunities for growth...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Businesses Receive Support Through Business Retention and Expansion Efforts

City Manager Pili with Brett Hahn

Business consultation and connection to resources are the tools the City of Las Cruces’ Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) program is using to invigorate local businesses, boost their staying power, and enhance their opportunities for growth...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Businesses Receive Support Through Business Retention and Expansion Efforts

City Manager Pili with Brett Hahn

Business consultation and connection to resources are the tools the City of Las Cruces’ Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) program is using to invigorate local businesses, boost their staying power, and enhance their opportunities for growth...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Local Businesses Receive Support Through Business Retention and Expansion Efforts

City Manager Pili with Brett Hahn

Business consultation and connection to resources are the tools the City of Las Cruces’ Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) program is using to invigorate local businesses, boost their staying power, and enhance their opportunities for growth...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2020

Reminder: Confirm Your Trash Pick Up Date with Grappler Schedule

grappler

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 12/20/2020.

The letter that accompanies the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) 2021 Grappler schedule will let Las Cruces residents know what their regular day for trash pickup will be in 2021. For 25 per...

Read on...

Hot Topics
Posted on: December 20, 2020

Reminder: Confirm Your Trash Pick Up Date with Grappler Schedule

grappler

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 12/20/2020.

The letter that accompanies the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) 2021 Grappler schedule will let Las Cruces residents know what their regular day for trash pickup will be in 2021. For 25 per...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: December 20, 2020

Reminder: Confirm Your Trash Pick Up Date with Grappler Schedule

grappler

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 12/20/2020.

The letter that accompanies the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) 2021 Grappler schedule will let Las Cruces residents know what their regular day for trash pickup will be in 2021. For 25 per...

Read on...

Hot Topics
Posted on: December 20, 2020

Reminder: Confirm Your Trash Pick Up Date with Grappler Schedule

grappler

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 12/20/2020.

The letter that accompanies the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) 2021 Grappler schedule will let Las Cruces residents know what their regular day for trash pickup will be in 2021. For 25 per...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: December 20, 2020

Reminder: Confirm Your Trash Pick Up Day with the New Grappler Schedule

LCU Grappler Schedule and Letter

By Cassie McClure 

A letter that accompanies the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) 2021 Grappler schedule will let Las Cruces residents know when their regular day for trash pickup will be in 2021. For 25 percent of residents, their day will change and t...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 20, 2020

Reminder: Confirm Your Trash Pick Up Day with the New Grappler Schedule

LCU Grappler Schedule and Letter

By Cassie McClure 

A letter that accompanies the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) 2021 Grappler schedule will let Las Cruces residents know when their regular day for trash pickup will be in 2021. For 25 percent of residents, their day will change and t...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Double Check Your Trash Day with Mailed Grappler Schedule

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/18/2020.

The handy Grappler schedule probably either gets hung up or kept in a drawer and referred to when there is some extra-large trash to be set out by the curb. This year, Las Cruces U...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Double Check Your Trash Day with Mailed Grappler Schedule

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/18/2020.

The handy Grappler schedule probably either gets hung up or kept in a drawer and referred to when there is some extra-large trash to be set out by the curb. This year, Las Cruces U...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Roll-off Containers Available for Mask Up to Clean Up

someone dumping branches on a roll off container

The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department will station two roll-off containers, provided by Las Cruces Utilities Solid Waste, at Frenger Park, 800 Parkview Dr. and at Gomez Park, 2283 S. Espina St. from December 19 to December 20 as part of t...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Roll-off Containers Available for Mask Up to Clean Up

someone dumping branches on a roll off container

The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department will station two roll-off containers, provided by Las Cruces Utilities Solid Waste, at Frenger Park, 800 Parkview Dr. and at Gomez Park, 2283 S. Espina St. on December 19 – 20 as part of the...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Roll-off Containers Available for Mask Up to Clean Up

someone dumping branches on a roll off container

The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department will station two roll-off containers, provided by Las Cruces Utilities Solid Waste, at Frenger Park, 800 Parkview Dr. and at Gomez Park, 2283 S. Espina St. from December 19 to December 20 as part of t...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Roll-off Containers Available for Mask Up to Clean Up

someone dumping branches on a roll off container

The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department will station two roll-off containers, provided by Las Cruces Utilities Solid Waste, at Frenger Park, 800 Parkview Dr. and at Gomez Park, 2283 S. Espina St. on December 19 – 20 as part of the...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Larry Nichols Named to Region XI International Code Council

Larry Nichols

City of Las Cruces Community Development Director, Larry Nichols, was recently appointed to the Executive Board of Directors for the Region XI International Code Council (ICC). 

The Four Corners Chapter of Region XI includes the states Arizona, Ut...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Larry Nichols Named to Region XI International Code Council

Larry Nichols

City of Las Cruces Community Development Director, Larry Nichols, was recently appointed to the Executive Board of Directors for the Region XI International Code Council (ICC). 

The Four Corners Chapter of Region XI includes the states Arizona, Ut...

Read on...

Community Development
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Larry Nichols Named to Region XI International Code Council

Larry Nichols

City of Las Cruces Community Development Director, Larry Nichols, was recently appointed to the Executive Board of Directors for the Region XI International Code Council (ICC). 

The Four Corners Chapter of Region XI includes the states Arizona, Ut...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Larry Nichols Named to Region XI International Code Council

Larry Nichols

City of Las Cruces Community Development Director, Larry Nichols, was recently appointed to the Executive Board of Directors for the Region XI International Code Council (ICC). 

The Four Corners Chapter of Region XI includes the states Arizona, Ut...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Larry Nichols Named to Region XI International Code Council

Larry Nichols

City of Las Cruces Community Development Director, Larry Nichols, was recently appointed to the Executive Board of Directors for the Region XI International Code Council (ICC). 

The Four Corners Chapter of Region XI includes the states Arizona, Ut...

Read on...

Community Development
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Larry Nichols Named to Region XI International Code Council

Larry Nichols

City of Las Cruces Community Development Director, Larry Nichols, was recently appointed to the Executive Board of Directors for the Region XI International Code Council (ICC). 

The Four Corners Chapter of Region XI includes the states Arizona, Ut...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents "Informational Meetings for GED Seekers"

Books

Have you been thinking about getting your high school equivalency diploma? Don’t wait any longer!

Join us via Zoom at 10 a.m. Monday, January 11 or at 6 p.m. Tuesday, January 12  to discuss options that will work for you. Thomas Branigan...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Presents "Informational Meetings for GED Seekers"

Books

Have you been thinking about getting your high school equivalency diploma? Don’t wait any longer!

Join us via Zoom at 10 a.m. Monday, January 11 or at 6 p.m. Tuesday, January 12  to discuss options that will work for you. Thomas Branigan...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Vehicle Warm-up Theft Warning, Tips

Frost on Car

Las Cruces police remind drivers who warm up their vehicles to refrain from leaving them unattended, as they can be stolen within seconds.

With cooler morning temperatures approaching, many drivers start their vehicles and leave them running for extended p...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Vehicle Warm-up Theft Warning, Tips

Frost on Car

Las Cruces police remind drivers who warm up their vehicles to refrain from leaving them unattended, as they can be stolen within seconds.

With cooler morning temperatures approaching, many drivers start their vehicles and leave them running for extended p...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 13, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Annual Report Details Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Achievements

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 12/13/2020

As the end of the calendar year approaches, it’s time to take stock of progress. Even with COVID-19, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) moved the City of Las Cruces infrastructure for...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 13, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Annual Report Details Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Achievements

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 12/13/2020

As the end of the calendar year approaches, it’s time to take stock of progress. Even with COVID-19, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) moved the City of Las Cruces infrastructure for...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City Business Registration Fees to be Reduced in 2021

Las Cruces Economic Development Logo

In a move to help Las Cruces businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Las Cruces City Council on Monday, December 7, approved a 12-month moratorium on collecting the full amount of the city’s business registration fees.

The Council adopted a Resolution...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City Business Registration Fees to be Reduced in 2021

Las Cruces Economic Development Logo

In a move to help Las Cruces businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Las Cruces City Council on Monday (Dec. 7) approved a 12-month moratorium on collecting the full amount of the city’s business registration fees. The Council adopted a Res...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City Business Registration Fees to be Reduced in 2021

Las Cruces Economic Development Logo

In a move to help Las Cruces businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Las Cruces City Council on Monday, December 7, approved a 12-month moratorium on collecting the full amount of the city’s business registration fees.

The Council adopted a Resolution...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City Business Registration Fees to be Reduced in 2021

Las Cruces Economic Development Logo

In a move to help Las Cruces businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Las Cruces City Council on Monday (Dec. 7) approved a 12-month moratorium on collecting the full amount of the city’s business registration fees. The Council adopted a Res...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Ikani Taumoepeau as Assistant City Manager

Ikani Taumoepeau

The City of Las Cruces has selected Ikani Taumoepeau to serve as the City's new Assistant City Manager.

Taumoepeau has previously served as City Manager in Clayton, California; Assistant City Manager in Santa Paula, California; Deputy City Manager...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Ikani Taumoepeau as Assistant City Manager

Ikani Taumoepeau

The City of Las Cruces has selected Ikani Taumoepeau to serve as the City's new Assistant City Manager.

Taumoepeau has previously served as City Manager in Clayton, CA; Assistant City Manager in Santa Paula, CA; Deputy City Manager in Morro Bay, C...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Ikani Taumoepeau as Assistant City Manager

Ikani Taumoepeau

The City of Las Cruces has selected Ikani Taumoepeau to serve as the City's new Assistant City Manager.

Taumoepeau has previously served as City Manager in Clayton, California; Assistant City Manager in Santa Paula, California; Deputy City Manager...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Ikani Taumoepeau as Assistant City Manager

Ikani Taumoepeau

The City of Las Cruces has selected Ikani Taumoepeau to serve as the City's new Assistant City Manager.

Taumoepeau has previously served as City Manager in Clayton, CA; Assistant City Manager in Santa Paula, CA; Deputy City Manager in Morro Bay, C...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Daines Appointed Deputy Chief

Deputy Chief Kiri Daines

Kiri Daines, appointed in September as the Las Cruces Police Department’s acting Deputy Chief in charge of Investigations and Support Services, has now been named to the permanent position.

Daines’ appointment comes two weeks after Migu...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Daines Appointed Deputy Chief

Deputy Chief Kiri Daines

Kiri Daines, appointed in September as the Las Cruces Police Department’s acting Deputy Chief in charge of Investigations and Support Services, has now been named to the permanent position.

 

Daines’ announcement comes two weeks...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Daines Appointed Deputy Chief

Deputy Chief Kiri Daines

Kiri Daines, appointed in September as the Las Cruces Police Department’s acting Deputy Chief in charge of Investigations and Support Services, has now been named to the permanent position.

Daines’ appointment comes two weeks after Migu...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Daines Appointed Deputy Chief

Deputy Chief Kiri Daines

Kiri Daines, appointed in September as the Las Cruces Police Department’s acting Deputy Chief in charge of Investigations and Support Services, has now been named to the permanent position.

 

Daines’ announcement comes two weeks...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Congratulates its Graduating Interns

LCU Interns Graduate

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/11/20.

Two years have flown by, and Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Interns Armando Chavez and Eric Medrano are set to graduate with their associate degree in water technology from Doñ...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Congratulates its Graduating Interns

LCU Interns Graduate

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/11/20.

Two years have flown by, and Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Interns Armando Chavez and Eric Medrano are set to graduate with their associate degree in water technology from Doñ...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Poets

Poets needed at TBL

In February and March 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together and read When the Emperor was Divine, by Julie Otsuka, for the Big Read.

When the Emperor was Divine follows the experiences of a Japanese American family as they are incarcerated by t...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Poets

Poets needed at TBL

In February and March of 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together and read When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka for the Big Read. When the Emperor was Divine follows the experiences of a Japanese American family as they are incarcerated by...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Poets

Poets needed at TBL

In February and March 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together and read When the Emperor was Divine, by Julie Otsuka, for the Big Read.

When the Emperor was Divine follows the experiences of a Japanese American family as they are incarcerated by t...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library Call for Poets

Poets needed at TBL

In February and March of 2021, the Las Cruces community will come together and read When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka for the Big Read. When the Emperor was Divine follows the experiences of a Japanese American family as they are incarcerated by...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2020

Fresh Air and a Walk: Las Cruces Utilities Implements Walking Path for Employees

LCU Walking Path

By Cassie McClure

If it’s 10:30 a.m. and there are no meetings scheduled, it’s off for a quick lap around Las Cruces Utilities’ (LCU) new walking path for LCU Senior Engineer Rocío Nasir.

Her job is typically sedentary, pouring over plans and making recomme...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 6, 2020

Fresh Air and a Walk: Las Cruces Utilities Implements Walking Path for Employees

LCU Walking Path

By Cassie McClure

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 12/6/20.

If it’s 10:30 a.m. and there are no meetings scheduled, it’s off for a quick lap around Las Cruces Utilities’ (LCU) new walking path for LCU Senior Engineer Roc&am...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 6, 2020

Fresh Air and a Walk: Las Cruces Utilities Implements Walking Path for Employees

LCU Walking Path

By Cassie McClure

If it’s 10:30 a.m. and there are no meetings scheduled, it’s off for a quick lap around Las Cruces Utilities’ (LCU) new walking path for LCU Senior Engineer Rocío Nasir.

Her job is typically sedentary, pouring over plans and making recomme...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 6, 2020

Fresh Air and a Walk: Las Cruces Utilities Implements Walking Path for Employees

LCU Walking Path

By Cassie McClure

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 12/6/20.

If it’s 10:30 a.m. and there are no meetings scheduled, it’s off for a quick lap around Las Cruces Utilities’ (LCU) new walking path for LCU Senior Engineer Roc&am...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Start the Conversation to Pay Down a Late Utility Bill

LCU Util 2 (1)

By Cassie McClure

City Council mandated the suspension to utilities disconnections for non-payment at the start of the COVID restrictions last March. However, those suspensions could be lifted in 2021.

Utility service is a necessity at this time more than e...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Start the Conversation to Pay Down a Late Utility Bill

LCU Util 2 (1)

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/04/20.

City Council mandated the suspension to utilities disconnections for non-payment at the start of the COVID restrictions last March. However, those suspensions could be lifted later i...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Start the Conversation to Pay Down a Late Utility Bill

LCU Util 2 (1)

By Cassie McClure

City Council mandated the suspension to utilities disconnections for non-payment at the start of the COVID restrictions last March. However, those suspensions could be lifted in 2021.

Utility service is a necessity at this time more than e...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Start the Conversation to Pay Down a Late Utility Bill

LCU Util 2 (1)

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 12/04/20.

City Council mandated the suspension to utilities disconnections for non-payment at the start of the COVID restrictions last March. However, those suspensions could be lifted later i...

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Utilities
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Youth Services Program Provides Meal Service for Families

Youth services

Youth Services program families received a special delivery of complete Thanksgiving meal baskets on November 22 by Youth Services staff as part of an annual holiday event, now in its 15th year. Besides spreading holiday cheer, Youth Services provides you...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Youth Services Program Provides Meal Service for Families

Youth services

Youth Services program families received a special delivery of complete Thanksgiving meal baskets on November 22 by Youth Services staff as part of an annual holiday event now in its 15th year. Besides spreading holiday cheer, Youth Services provides yout...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Youth Services Program Provides Meal Service for Families

Youth services

Youth Services program families received a special delivery of complete Thanksgiving meal baskets on November 22 by Youth Services staff as part of an annual holiday event, now in its 15th year. Besides spreading holiday cheer, Youth Services provides you...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Youth Services Program Provides Meal Service for Families

Youth services

Youth Services program families received a special delivery of complete Thanksgiving meal baskets on November 22 by Youth Services staff as part of an annual holiday event now in its 15th year. Besides spreading holiday cheer, Youth Services provides yout...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Additional Funds Available for City of Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program

Front of City Hall

The City of Las Cruces has launched a second round of the Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program to assist Las Cruces businesses and nonprofits who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. The one-time grants of as much as $20,000 for quali...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Additional Funds Available for City of Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program

Front of City Hall

The City of Las Cruces has launched a second round of the Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program to assist Las Cruces businesses and nonprofits who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. The one-time grants of as much as $20,000 for quali...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Additional Funds Available for City of Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program

Front of City Hall

The City of Las Cruces has launched a second round of the Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program to assist Las Cruces businesses and nonprofits who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. The one-time grants of as much as $20,000 for quali...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Additional Funds Available for City of Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program

Front of City Hall

The City of Las Cruces has launched a second round of the Las Cruces Small Business Continuity Grant Program to assist Las Cruces businesses and nonprofits who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. The one-time grants of as much as $20,000 for quali...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2020

Growing Internal Talent through Collaboration: New Utility Director Delilah Walsh

LCU Walsh

By Cassie McClure 

When former Socorro County manager Delilah A. Walsh came to Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) in July 2019 as the first assistant utilities director, her experiences with the new team were a consistently positive experience.

“...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 29, 2020

Growing Internal Talent through Collaboration: New Utility Director Delilah Walsh

LCU Walsh

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 11/29/20.

When former Socorro County manager Delilah A. Walsh came to Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) in July 2019 as the first assistant utilities director, her experiences with the new team were ...

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Utilities
Posted on: November 29, 2020

Growing Internal Talent through Collaboration: New Utility Director Delilah Walsh

LCU Walsh

By Cassie McClure 

When former Socorro County manager Delilah A. Walsh came to Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) in July 2019 as the first assistant utilities director, her experiences with the new team were a consistently positive experience.

“...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 29, 2020

Growing Internal Talent through Collaboration: New Utility Director Delilah Walsh

LCU Walsh

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Sun-News 11/29/20.

When former Socorro County manager Delilah A. Walsh came to Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) in July 2019 as the first assistant utilities director, her experiences with the new team were ...

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Utilities
Posted on: November 27, 2020

See Through the FOG: Save Your Pipes from Fats, Oils, and Grease

fog

By Cassie McClure 

It’s that week where the trash cans start to overflow and the patience for waiting on grease to cool might be running thin.

But a split-second decision of pouring the fat, oil, and grease – known in the busine...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 27, 2020

See Through the FOG: Save Your Pipes from Fats, Oils, and Grease

fog

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 11/27/20.

It’s that week where the trash cans start overflowing and the patience for waiting on grease to cool might be running thin. But a split-second decision of pouring the fat, oil, and g...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: November 27, 2020

See Through the FOG: Save Your Pipes from Fats, Oils, and Grease

fog

By Cassie McClure 

It’s that week where the trash cans start to overflow and the patience for waiting on grease to cool might be running thin.

But a split-second decision of pouring the fat, oil, and grease – known in the busine...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: November 27, 2020

See Through the FOG: Save Your Pipes from Fats, Oils, and Grease

fog

By Cassie McClure 

Published in the Las Cruces Bulletin 11/27/20.

It’s that week where the trash cans start overflowing and the patience for waiting on grease to cool might be running thin. But a split-second decision of pouring the fat, oil, and g...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: November 25, 2020

City of Las Cruces Names Miguel Dominguez as Police Chief

Chief Dominguez

The City of Las Cruces has selected Miguel Dominguez as its Chief of Police.

Dominguez has been a Las Cruces resident since 1985. He graduated in 2003 from LCPD’s 34th Academy and has most recently served as Interim Chief upon the retirement of P...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 25, 2020

City of Las Cruces Names Miguel Dominguez as Police Chief

Chief Dominguez

The City of Las Cruces administration has announced it has selected Miguel Dominguez as the next Chief of Police. 

Dominguez has resided in Las Cruces since 1985. He graduated in 2003 from LCPD’s 34th Academy and has most recently held t...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 25, 2020

City of Las Cruces Names Miguel Dominguez as Police Chief

Chief Dominguez

The City of Las Cruces has selected Miguel Dominguez as its Chief of Police.

Dominguez has been a Las Cruces resident since 1985. He graduated in 2003 from LCPD’s 34th Academy and has most recently served as Interim Chief upon the retirement of P...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 25, 2020

City of Las Cruces Names Miguel Dominguez as Police Chief

Chief Dominguez

The City of Las Cruces administration has announced it has selected Miguel Dominguez as the next Chief of Police. 

Dominguez has resided in Las Cruces since 1985. He graduated in 2003 from LCPD’s 34th Academy and has most recently held t...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Eric Enriquez as Assistant City Manager

Chief Enriquez

The City of Las Cruces has named a new Assistant City Manager this week as Fire Chief Eric Enriquez has been selected to the position.

Enriquez was born and raised in Las Cruces. He attended Las Cruces Public Schools and New Mexico State University where h...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 24, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Eric Enriquez as Assistant City Manager

Chief Enriquez

The City of Las Cruces has named a new Assistant City Manager this week as the City's Administration has selected current Fire Chief Eric Enriquez to the position.  

Enriquez was born and raised in Las Cruces. He attended Las Cruces Publi...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Eric Enriquez as Assistant City Manager

Chief Enriquez

The City of Las Cruces has named a new Assistant City Manager this week as Fire Chief Eric Enriquez has been selected to the position.

Enriquez was born and raised in Las Cruces. He attended Las Cruces Public Schools and New Mexico State University where h...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 24, 2020

City of Las Cruces Selects Eric Enriquez as Assistant City Manager

Chief Enriquez

The City of Las Cruces has named a new Assistant City Manager this week as the City's Administration has selected current Fire Chief Eric Enriquez to the position.  

Enriquez was born and raised in Las Cruces. He attended Las Cruces Publi...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Financial Services Department Receives Achievement for Excellence Award

Finance Department

The City of Las Cruces has met the requirements to be awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Financial Services Department Receives Achievement for Excellence Award

Finance Department

The City of Las Cruces has met the requirements to be awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition ...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Financial Services Department Receives Achievement for Excellence Award

Finance Department

The City of Las Cruces has met the requirements to be awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Financial Services Department Receives Achievement for Excellence Award

Finance Department

The City of Las Cruces has met the requirements to be awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition ...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

Bus waiting for passengers at the transit terminal

The City of Las Cruces RoadRUNNER Transit is a recipient of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funds and is required to establish contracting goals every three years under its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program. The City’s propose...

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RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

Bus waiting for passengers at the transit terminal

The City of Las Cruces RoadRUNNER Transit is a recipient of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funds and is required to establish contracting goals every three years under its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program. The City’s propose...

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RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Updated on East Lohman Avenue Development Plan

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council was updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan during its Monday, Nov. 9, 2020 Work Session. The City has contracted with Sites Southwest to prepare a development plan for City-owned property generally located south of ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Updated on East Lohman Avenue Development Plan

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council was updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan during its Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, Work Session. The City has contracted with Sites Southwest to prepare a development plan for City-owned property generally located south of...

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Community Development
Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Updated on East Lohman Avenue Development Plan

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council was updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan during its Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, Work Session. The City has contracted with Sites Southwest to prepare a development plan for City-owned property generally located south of...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Updated on East Lohman Avenue Development Plan

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council was updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan during its Monday, Nov. 9, 2020 Work Session. The City has contracted with Sites Southwest to prepare a development plan for City-owned property generally located south of ...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Updated on East Lohman Avenue Development Plan

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council was updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan during its Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, Work Session. The City has contracted with Sites Southwest to prepare a development plan for City-owned property generally located south of...

Read on...

Community Development
Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Updated on East Lohman Avenue Development Plan

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council was updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan during its Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, Work Session. The City has contracted with Sites Southwest to prepare a development plan for City-owned property generally located south of...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Customer May See Trash Collection Day Change

grappler

Due to growth and analysis, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be changing the regular solid waste and recycling pick up day for nearly a quarter of Las Cruces residents starting in January 2021.

For those affected by the change in their trash day, a notice w...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Customer May See Trash Collection Day Change

grappler

Due to city growth and analysis, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be changing the regular solid waste and recycling pick up day for nearly a quarter of Las Cruces residents starting on January 2021. For those affected by the change in their trash day, a no...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Customer May See Trash Collection Day Change

grappler

Due to city growth and analysis, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be changing the regular solid waste and recycling pick up day for nearly a quarter of Las Cruces residents starting on January 2021. For those affected by the change in their trash day, a no...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Customer May See Trash Collection Day Change

grappler

Due to growth and analysis, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be changing the regular solid waste and recycling pick up day for nearly a quarter of Las Cruces residents starting in January 2021.

For those affected by the change in their trash day, a notice w...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Customer May See Trash Collection Day Change

grappler

Due to city growth and analysis, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be changing the regular solid waste and recycling pick up day for nearly a quarter of Las Cruces residents starting on January 2021. For those affected by the change in their trash day, a no...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Customer May See Trash Collection Day Change

grappler

Due to city growth and analysis, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) will be changing the regular solid waste and recycling pick up day for nearly a quarter of Las Cruces residents starting on January 2021. For those affected by the change in their trash day, a no...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: November 3, 2020

New Fees for City Building Permits Go into Effect on November 5

Las Cruces City Hall

A new fee schedule for all building and inspection permits issued by the City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020.

New fees will apply to:

  1. Administrative fees, including the Technolo...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 3, 2020

New Fees for City Building Permits Go into Effect on November 5

Las Cruces City Hall

A new fee schedule for all building and inspection permits issued by the City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020.

New fees will apply to:

  1. Administrative fees, including the Technolo...
Read on...

Community Development
Posted on: November 3, 2020

New Fees for City Building Permits Go into Effect on November 5

Las Cruces City Hall

A new fee schedule for all building and inspection permits issued by the City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020.

New fees will apply to:

  1. Administrative fees, including the Technolo...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2020

New Fees for City Building Permits Go into Effect on November 5

Las Cruces City Hall

A new fee schedule for all building and inspection permits issued by the City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020.

New fees will apply to:

  1. Administrative fees, including the Technolo...
Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: November 3, 2020

New Fees for City Building Permits Go into Effect on November 5

Las Cruces City Hall

A new fee schedule for all building and inspection permits issued by the City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020.

New fees will apply to:

  1. Administrative fees, including the Technolo...
Read on...

Community Development
Posted on: November 3, 2020

New Fees for City Building Permits Go into Effect on November 5

Las Cruces City Hall

A new fee schedule for all building and inspection permits issued by the City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020.

New fees will apply to:

  1. Administrative fees, including the Technolo...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2020

City Council Adopts Ordinance for LEDA project for LaSen, Inc.

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council unanimously adopted an Ordinance during its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, that approved a Local Economic Development Act (LEDA) project for LaSen, Inc., of Las Cruces. The action from the seven-member Cou...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 2, 2020

City Council Adopts Ordinance for LEDA project for LaSen, Inc.

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council unanimously adopted an Ordinance during its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, that approved a Local Economic Development Act (LEDA) project for LaSen, Inc., of Las Cruces. The action from the seven-member Cou...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2020

City Council Adopts Ordinance for LEDA project for LaSen, Inc.

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council unanimously adopted an Ordinance during its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, that approved a Local Economic Development Act (LEDA) project for LaSen, Inc., of Las Cruces. The action from the seven-member Cou...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 2, 2020

City Council Adopts Ordinance for LEDA project for LaSen, Inc.

A group photo of the Las Cruces City Council, who will serve from January 2020 through December 2023

The Las Cruces City Council unanimously adopted an Ordinance during its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, that approved a Local Economic Development Act (LEDA) project for LaSen, Inc., of Las Cruces. The action from the seven-member Cou...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Warns of Possible Scam Regarding Water Sample Collection

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Las Cruces Utilities (LCU), which provides gas, water, wastewater, and solid waste service to the Las Cruces area, is advising that an unknown person may be approaching citizens stating they need to collect a water sample to test for contaminatio...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Warns of Possible Scam Regarding Water Sample Collection

Faucet dripping water

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU), which provides gas, water, wastewater, and solid waste service to the Las Cruces area, is advising that an unknown person may be approaching citizens stating they need to collect a water sample to test for contaminatio...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Warns of Possible Scam Regarding Water Sample Collection

Faucet dripping water

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU), which provides gas, water, wastewater, and solid waste service to the Las Cruces area, is advising that an unknown person may be approaching citizens stating they need to collect a water sample to test for contaminatio...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Las Cruces Utilities Warns of Possible Scam Regarding Water Sample Collection

Faucet dripping water

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU), which provides gas, water, wastewater, and solid waste service to the Las Cruces area, is advising that an unknown person may be approaching citizens stating they need to collect a water sample to test for contaminatio...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Tashiro Drive Road Closure Notice

Tashiro Drive

Tashiro Drive, from north Valley Drive to 3,100 feet west, is scheduled to undergo utilities and roadway reconstruction by Morrow Enterprises, Inc., as part of the City of Las Cruces Tashiro Drive Widening Project.Work will begin Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, an...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Tashiro Drive Road Closure Notice

Tashiro Drive

Tashiro Drive, from north Valley Drive to 3,100 feet west, is scheduled to undergo utilities and roadway reconstruction by Morrow Enterprises, Inc., as part of the City of Las Cruces Tashiro Drive Widening Project.Work will begin Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, an...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Avoid Being A Victim of Vehicle Warm-up Theft

Vehicle Warm Up theft

Las Cruces police remind drivers who warm up their vehicles to refrain from leaving them unattended as they can be stolen within seconds.

Surveillance video from an Oct. 6 incident on Sombrero Court shows that it took less than 15 seconds for the suspect t...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Avoid Being A Victim of Vehicle Warm-up Theft

Vehicle Warm Up theft

Las Cruces police remind drivers who warm up their vehicles to refrain from leaving them unattended as they can be stolen within seconds.

Surveillance video from an Oct. 6 incident on Sombrero Court shows that it took less than 15 seconds for the suspect t...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Avoid Being Victim of Vehicle Warm-up Theft

Vehicle Warm Up theft

Las Cruces Police remind drivers who warm up their vehicles to refrain from leaving them unattended as they can be stolen within seconds.

 

Surveillance video from an Oct. 6 incident on Sombrero Court shows that it took less than 15 seconds for the...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Avoid Being Victim of Vehicle Warm-up Theft

Vehicle Warm Up theft

Las Cruces Police remind drivers who warm up their vehicles to refrain from leaving them unattended as they can be stolen within seconds.

 

Surveillance video from an Oct. 6 incident on Sombrero Court shows that it took less than 15 seconds for the...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2020

"Through a Different Lens: One Woman's Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968"

Frances Williams photo in front of 14th Inventory Board

Join us at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., from Oct. 23, 2020 through Feb. 6, 2021 for Through a Different Lens: One Woman’s Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968, an exhibit that examines the life of Las Cruces resident Frances Williams during ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 13, 2020

"Through a Different Lens: One Woman's Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968"

Frances Williams photo in front of 14th Inventory Board

Join us at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., from Oct. 23, 2020 through Feb. 6, 2021 for Through a Different Lens: One Woman’s Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968, an exhibit that examines the life of Las Cruces resident Frances Willia...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2020

"Through a Different Lens: One Woman's Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968"

Frances Williams photo in front of 14th Inventory Board

Join us October 23, 2020 through February 6, 2021 for Through a Different Lens: One Woman’s Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968, an exhibit that examines the life of Las Cruces resident Frances Williams during her six-month stay in Vietnam as a U.S. Army civ...

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Quality of Life
Posted on: October 13, 2020

"Through a Different Lens: One Woman's Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968"

Frances Williams photo in front of 14th Inventory Board

Join us at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., from Oct. 23, 2020 through Feb. 6, 2021 for Through a Different Lens: One Woman’s Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968, an exhibit that examines the life of Las Cruces resident Frances Williams during ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 13, 2020

"Through a Different Lens: One Woman's Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968"

Frances Williams photo in front of 14th Inventory Board

Join us at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., from Oct. 23, 2020 through Feb. 6, 2021 for Through a Different Lens: One Woman’s Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968, an exhibit that examines the life of Las Cruces resident Frances Willia...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2020

"Through a Different Lens: One Woman's Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968"

Frances Williams photo in front of 14th Inventory Board

Join us October 23, 2020 through February 6, 2021 for Through a Different Lens: One Woman’s Experience in Vietnam, 1967-1968, an exhibit that examines the life of Las Cruces resident Frances Williams during her six-month stay in Vietnam as a U.S. Army civ...

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Quality of Life
Posted on: October 12, 2020

CANCELLED - October Transit Advisory Board Meeting

The meeting of the Transit Advisory Board (TAB) that was scheduled to be held on Thursday, October 15, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. has been CANCELLED.

RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: October 12, 2020

CANCELLED - October Transit Advisory Board Meeting

The meeting of the Transit Advisory Board (TAB) that was scheduled to be held on Thursday, October 15, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. has been CANCELLED.

RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Go Bond Project Updates

Logo For Go Bond on City Website Text only Red "GO" and Grid like appearance Text "Build

The City of Las Cruces has established an easy, online way for the public to check the status of the General Obligation (GO) Bond projects approved by voters. The GO Bond portal provides improved transparency and customer service to Las Crucens.

Follow thi...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Go Bond Project Updates

Logo For Go Bond on City Website Text only Red "GO" and Grid like appearance Text "Build

The City of Las Cruces has established an easy, online way for the public to check the status of the General Obligation (GO) Bond projects approved by voters. The GO Bond portal provides improved transparency and customer service to Las Crucens.

Follow thi...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Minimum Wage 2021

Graphic of Minimum Wage Text

Pursuant to the Las Cruces Municipal Code (LCMC) and New Mexico Senate Bill 437 (NM SB 437), the minimum wage will increase, effective January 1, 2021. 

Under SB 437,...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Minimum Wage 2021

Graphic of Minimum Wage Text

Pursuant to the Las Cruces Municipal Code (LCMC) and New Mexico Senate Bill 437 (NM SB 437), the minimum wage will increase, effective January 1, 2021. 

Under SB 437,...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Fall / Winter Water Restrictions

person watering plants

Citywide spring/summer daytime outdoor watering (from April 1 to September 30) restricted customers from watering during the daytime hours of 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. October 1 to March 31 allows customers to water during these hours on their designated...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Fall / Winter Water Restrictions

person watering plants

Citywide spring/summer daytime outdoor watering (from April 1 to September 30) restricted customers from watering during the daytime hours of 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. October 1 to March 31 allows customers to water during these hours on their designated...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Fall/Winter Water Restrictions Now in Effect

person watering plants

Citywide spring and summer daytime outdoor watering, from April 1 to September 30, restricted customers from watering during the daytime hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. But, from October 1 to March 31 customers are allowed to water during these hours on their ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Fall/Winter Water Restrictions Now in Effect

person watering plants

Citywide spring and summer daytime outdoor watering, from April 1 to September 30, restricted customers from watering during the daytime hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. But, from October 1 to March 31 customers are allowed to water during these hours on their ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Arte Cubano at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Cubano Art

Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse cultural blend of African, European, and Latin/Caribbean influences. Add to these tradi...

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Museum Exhibits
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Arte Cubano at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Cubano Art

Arte Cubano opens Oct. 13, 2020, at Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St.

Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Arte Cubano at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Cubano Art

Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse cultural blend of African, European, and Latin/Caribbean influences. Add to these tradi...

Read on...

Museum Exhibits
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Arte Cubano at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Cubano Art

Arte Cubano opens Oct. 13, 2020, at Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St.

Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse ...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Arte Cubano to Open at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Cubano Art

Arte Cubano opens Oct. 13, 2020, at Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St.

Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse cultural b...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Arte Cubano to Open at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Cubano Art

Arte Cubano opens Oct. 13, 2020, at Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St.

Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse cultural b...

Read on...

City Manager Report
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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Community Development
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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Community Development
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and Support Our Community

LC-Safe Promise Logo (PNG logo photo)

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and Support Our Community

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and Support Our Community

LC-Safe Promise Logo (PNG logo photo)

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and Support Our Community

Las Cruces Safe Promise

Get ready to take the Las Cruces Safe Promise and commit to keeping the community as safe as possible from the COVID-19 virus, because your promise can support the success of our local businesses. 

 The Las Cruces Safe Promise is a good-f...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

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The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Drive, will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order, stil...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center front 20191009_111038

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Drive, will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order, stil...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Senior Programs Continues Drive-Through and Home-Delivered Meal Service Until Further Notice

A police officer carries a box of food to a resident's car

The City of Las Cruces Senior Programs will continue to follow the Governor’s  ‘stay-at-home’ order until further notice to combat the spread of COVID-19.  We will continue to provide essential meal services...

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Senior Programs
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Senior Programs Continues Drive-Through and Home-Delivered Meal Service Until Further Notice

A police officer carries a box of food to a resident's car

The City of Las Cruces Senior Programs will continue to follow the Governor’s  ‘stay-at-home’ order until further notice to combat the spread of COVID-19.  We will continue to provide essential meal services...

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Senior Programs
Posted on: April 9, 2020

RoadRUNNER Continues Reduced Service Until Further Notice

Two female drivers using in front of the bus wearing masks and gloves

In compliance with the State of New Mexico’s updated stay-at-home order, RoadRUNNER Transit will continue operating its service on a reduced schedule, Monday – Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. until further notice.

Dial-a-Ride, whic...

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RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: April 9, 2020

RoadRUNNER Continues Reduced Service Until Further Notice

Two female drivers using in front of the bus wearing masks and gloves

In compliance with the State of New Mexico’s updated stay-at-home order, RoadRUNNER Transit will continue operating its service on a reduced schedule, Monday – Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. until further notice.

Dial-a-Ride, whic...

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RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: April 9, 2020

RoadRUNNER Transit’s COVID-19 Stop the Spread Efforts

Transit Bus with a banner that says protect yourself from COVID19, wash your hands, cover your nose

RoadRUNNER Transit continues to support local and state public health officials response to COVID-19 and assist in reducing its spread. The efforts include the installation of banners on the fixed-route buses and Dial-A-Ride vehicles that display public h...

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RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: April 9, 2020

RoadRUNNER Transit’s COVID-19 Stop the Spread Efforts

Transit Bus with a banner that says protect yourself from COVID19, wash your hands, cover your nose

RoadRUNNER Transit continues to support local and state public health officials response to COVID-19 and assist in reducing its spread. The efforts include the installation of banners on the fixed-route buses and Dial-A-Ride vehicles that display public h...

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RoadRUNNER Transit
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Senior Programs Continues Drive-through and Home-Delivered Meal Service through April 30

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In accordance with the updated emergency ‘stay-at-home’ order issued by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs will continue to provide essential meal services at each of its five centers through April 30, ...

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Senior Programs
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Senior Programs Continues Drive-through and Home-Delivered Meal Service through April 30

Spaguetti with Marinara sauce on top

In accordance with the updated emergency ‘stay-at-home’ order issued by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs will continue to provide essential meal services at each of its five centers through April 30, ...

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Senior Programs
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 136

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New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 24 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

Seven new cases in Bernalillo County:

  • A female in her 20s
  • A female in her 30s
  • A male in his 40s
  • A m...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 136

Department of Health Logo

New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 24 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

Seven new cases in Bernalillo County:

  • A female in her 20s
  • A female in her 30s
  • A male in his 40s
  • A m...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 100

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Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 100SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 17 additional positive tests for COVID-19.Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:Five new cases in Bern...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 100

Department of Health Logo

Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 100SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 17 additional positive tests for COVID-19.Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:Five new cases in Bern...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 6, 2020

City Manager Search Begins

Aerial View of Downtown Las Cruces

The national search for a new city manager for the City of Las Cruces has officially begun. Well-qualified candidates may apply electronically to The Novak Consulting Group at thenovakconsultinggroup.com.

The application is accessed by selecting the blue &...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: January 6, 2020

City Manager Search Begins

Aerial View of Downtown Las Cruces

The national search for a new city manager for the City of Las Cruces has officially begun. Well-qualified candidates may apply electronically to The Novak Consulting Group at thenovakconsultinggroup.com.

The application is accessed by selecting the blue &...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Noise Ordinance Input Meeting

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The City is asking for public input on changes proposed to the City of Las Cruces Ordinance 1988 that regulates noise throughout the City of Las Cruces. Ordinance 1988, “Noise,” is included in Chapter 19, Offenses and Miscellaneous Pro...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Noise Ordinance Input Meeting

Image of half of a face showing ear with sound waves going in ear

The City is asking for public input on changes proposed to the City of Las Cruces Ordinance 1988 that regulates noise throughout the City of Las Cruces. Ordinance 1988, “Noise,” is included in Chapter 19, Offenses and Miscellaneous Pro...

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City Manager Report