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Posted on: October 16, 2019

East Las Cruces Avenue Maintenance Project

Lane Closure (1)

East
Las Cruces Avenue between north Mesquite Street and Solano Drive will haveintermittent lane closures as part of the 2019-2020 Overlay Maintenance
project. The work will begin on Thursday, October 17, 2019, and will lastapproximately four workin...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Man Charged for Driving Vehicle Stolen in El Paso

Orlando Jacques

Police
found drugs and drug paraphernalia on a man suspected of driving a stolenvehicle Tuesday morning.

 

Orlando
R. Jacques, 29, of the 400 block of south San Pedro Street, is charged with afourth-degree felony count of receiving or transfe...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Group Bike Riding Program

Bike RIding Club

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer Group Bike Riding from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. beginning Friday, November 1, at the Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center, 304 W. Bell Ave. Rides will be held each Friday at the same time at ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Court Avenue, Armijo Street Water Outage Planned

WaterDrop

Residents
on Court Avenue, between Alameda Boulevard and Reymond Street, and ArmijoStreet residents, between Las Cruces Avenue and Mountain Avenue, will
experience a water outage between the hours of 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019and 1 a.m. Friday, ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2019

Studio Art Classes at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Museum of Art photo

The Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St., announces that registration is open for Fall 2019 Studio Programs Art Classes. Spaces are still open for Session 2, which will be from Oct. 30, 2019, to Dec. 21, 2019.

The Studio Programs Art Classes exist to ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2019

NR: “Book Talk: McCarthyism vs Clinton Jencks” at the Branigan Cultural Center

Raymond Caballero photo

Come to Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., for a discussion of “McCarthyism vs. Clinton Jencks,” by Raymond Caballero, at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019.

The book talk will focus on Clinton Jencks, who led the Empire Zinc strike...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2019

“Haunted Museum” at the Museum of Nature & Science

cardboard astronaut standing next to inflatable dinosaur

From 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, enjoy a “Haunted Museum” adventure at the Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St. Entry to the museum and program participation are free, and no registration is required. Halloween costumes welcome! Th...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Hall Pass to the Haunted School House

Haunted School House photo (1)

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will host The Haunted School House Tours at Frank O’ Brien Papen Community Center (FOBPC), 304 W. Bell Ave., during the month of October. Tour guides will escort brave souls on a 45-minute, lantern-...

Haunted School House

News Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Sonoma Ranch Boulevard and Dripping Springs Road Lane Closures

Lane Closure (1)

As part of the Talavera High Pressure Gas Pipeline
Extension project, the intersection of Dripping Springs Road and Sonoma RanchBoulevard will have all lanes narrowed to one lane in each direction starting
on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, and lasting until ...

Road Construciton Brrels

News Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

4th Annual Pumpkin Splash Patch

PumpkinPhoto

The
City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will hold its annualPumpkin Splash Patch from noon to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Las
Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. Children ages 4 to 12will have the opportun...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Intermittent Lane Closures

Lane Closure

As part of the 2019-2020 Micro-Surface Maintenance project, the following streets will have intermittent lane closures:

  • Paseo de Onate (Lohman Ave to Pinnacle View Dr.)
  • Pinnacle View Drive (Vista de Luz Ct. to Canyon Verde)
  • Stone Canyon Drive (Paseo de Onate...
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News Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Roswell Murder Suspect Captured in Las Cruces

Roswell Suspect Jesus Robles Arrest mug

A murder suspect from Roswell was apprehended Wednesday morning by Las Cruces police.

Jesus Alberto Robles, 34, of Roswell, N.M., is charged out of Roswell with one count of first-degree murder and for being a felon in possession of a firearm.

Police in Ros...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

City to Continuously Air Ranked Choice Voting Videos on Cable Channel 20

RCV_Tabulator

The City of Las Cruces has produced two
informational videos about Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) that will air on acontinuous basis on the City’s TV channel, CLC-TV Comcast channel 20 beginning
on Oct 11. 

One video is from a news confe...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Las Cruces Featured in Where to Retire Magazine

Where to Retire photo

Las
Cruces has been selected as a top retirement destination by Where to RetireMagazine. The city is profiled in the magazine’s November/December 2019 issue.

Annette
Fuller, editor of Where to Retire Magazine, said Las Cruces possesses qualit...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Celebrate Halloween at Spooky Downtown

Spooky Downtown

The City of Las
Cruces and Las Cruces Downtown Partnership (DLCP) invite the community tocelebrate Halloween early at Spooky Downtown, a whole day of Halloween fun for
ghouls of all ages. 

The event willtake place on October 26 at Downtown L...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Early Voting Begins for November Municipal Elections

Ballot image

Registered
voters in Las Cruces can begin casting their ballots for the City’s Nov. 5municipal elections.

 

Early
voting and absentee voting began Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 and will continuethrough Nov. 2, 2019. During early voting elig...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Artist Panel Discussion with the Potters’ Guild Canceled at Branigan Cultural Center

Museum of Art

An
artist panel discussion scheduled Friday, Oct. 18, 2019 at the BraniganCultural Center, has been canceled. The panel discussion was to have included
artists featured in the From the Ground Up XXIX: Regional Juried CeramicsExhibition 2019.

The
exh...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Intermittent Lane Closures

Road Work Ahead sign

  • East Mesa Avenue (between Porter Dr. and east end)
  • Blue Mountain Drive (between Norte Vista Dr. and Star View Dr.)
  • Coyote Flats Street (between Village Dr. and Peachtree Hills Rd.)
  • Moon View Drive (between Porter Dr. and Peachtree Hills Dr.)
  • High Desert Drive...
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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Take Our Survey - Let Us Know How We're Doing

Series of wooden blocks with Varying degrees of smiley face expressions to indicate satisfaction rat

The public is invited to participate in a series of surveys from the City of Las Cruces to gather input from residents on a variety of topics about city services and programs. The surveys are part of the City’s efforts toward improving customer ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2019

High Desert Fly-In is Coming to Las Cruces International Airport

EAA photo 1

The
public is invited to attend the High Desert Fly-In, from Friday Oct. 18, 2019through Sunday Oct. 20, 2019 at Las Cruces International Airport.

While at Las Cruces International Airport, participants can enjoy beautiful fall flying weather with 100-m...Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Suicide Prevention Task Force to Conduct Mental Health Training

Mental Health First Aid Training

The
City of Las Cruces Mayor’s Suicide Prevention Task Force will conductcertification training on Mental Health First Aid from 8 a.m. to noon on
Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 and Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 in Room 2007-A at City Hall, 700N. Main St. Bo...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Table Tennis Tournament

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The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department is accepting ongoing registration for a table tennis tournament to be held on October 19, at the Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center (304 W. Bell Ave).The table tennis tournament will begin...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Revised 15th Annual Great Pumpkin Candy Drop

HalloweenCandy_Image

From
high in the sky, a Great Pumpkin will drop free candy! 

TheCity of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department, Weaver’s Welding, and
Friends of the Community will hold the 15th Annual Great PumpkinCandy Drop! The event will ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Studio Art Classes at the Las Cruces Museum of Art

Fall_Studio_Programs art class photo

The
Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St., announces that registration is openfor Fall 2019 Studio Programs art classes. Space is still available for Session
2, which will be from Oct. 30, 2019 to Dec. 21, 2019.

TheStudio Programs art classes giv...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Las Cruces International Airport Wings & Wheels ‘Fest will be October 19

EAA photo 1

Las
Cruces International Airport, 8990 Zia Boulevard, welcomes City residents andthe public to the first annual Wings & Wheels ‘Fest, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
October 19, 2019.

Theevent is free to the public.

The
Wings & Wheels &ls...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 18, 2019

City Hall Data Room HVAC Upgrade

Campo Street parking lot entrance

Users
of the Campo Street parking lot to Las Cruces City Hall, at 701 Campo St.,should be aware that from Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, through Friday, Oct. 25,
2019, contractors will be working in the entrance area to that parking lot withequipment and a...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 11, 2019

High School Equivalency Classes and Information at Branigan Memorial Library

Branigan Library photo

Have you been thinking about getting your General Equivalency Diploma (GED)? Don’t wait any longer. Classes, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., begin Sept. 24, 2019. Registration is not required. Participants will have access to free coaching and materials...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Voices of Change: LGBTQ Activism at the Branigan Cultural Center

LGBT Voices

The Branigan Cultural Center is pleased to announce Voices of Change: LGBTQ Activism, a new exhibit that highlights the stories of LGBTQ individuals and organizations from southern New Mexico, as well as national and state landmark social justice events a...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Political Signs

Due to numerous complaints of sign violations in elections past and in an attempt to be proactive, all candidates for election are being advised of the ordinances pertaining to the placement and duration of political signs.

For more information or to repor...

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