News Flash

Posted on: May 27, 2022

2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenanace Road Closures Road List 6

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Tuesday May 31, 2022.  The following affected streets include: 

  • Spruce Avenue: From 80...
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District 3 News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenanace Road Closures Road List 6

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Tuesday May 31, 2022.  The following affected streets include: 

  • Spruce Avenue: From 80...
Read on...

District 5 News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenanace Road Closures Road List 6

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Tuesday May 31, 2022.  The following affected streets include: 

  • Spruce Avenue: From 80...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenanace Road Closures Road List 6

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Tuesday May 31, 2022.  The following affected streets include: 

  • Spruce Avenue: From 80...
Read on...

Public Works News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Executive Hills Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Executive Hills Road will be closed from Hillrise Drive to Mormon Drive for approximately 14 days starting Tuesday May 31, 2022.  A-Mountain Construction will be working as part of the City of Las Cruces 2021-2022 Pavement Replacement Pr...

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District 6 News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Executive Hills Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Executive Hills Road will be closed from Hillrise Drive to Mormon Drive for approximately 14 days starting Tuesday May 31, 2022.  A-Mountain Construction will be working as part of the City of Las Cruces 2021-2022 Pavement Replacement Pr...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Executive Hills Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Executive Hills Road will be closed from Hillrise Drive to Mormon Drive for approximately 14 days starting Tuesday May 31, 2022.  A-Mountain Construction will be working as part of the City of Las Cruces 2021-2022 Pavement Replacement Pr...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Majestic Ridge Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Majestic Ridge will be closed from Mormon Drive to south Telshor Boulevard for approximately 14 days starting Tuesday May 31, 2022.  A-Mountain Construction will be working as part of the City of Las Cruces 2021-2022 Pavement Replacement...

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District 6 News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Majestic Ridge Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Majestic Ridge will be closed from Mormon Drive to south Telshor Boulevard for approximately 14 days starting Tuesday May 31, 2022.  A-Mountain Construction will be working as part of the City of Las Cruces 2021-2022 Pavement Replacement...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Majestic Ridge Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Majestic Ridge will be closed from Mormon Drive to south Telshor Boulevard for approximately 14 days starting Tuesday May 31, 2022.  A-Mountain Construction will be working as part of the City of Las Cruces 2021-2022 Pavement Replacement...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Redistricting Ad Hoc Committee Wants Public Comments

Las Cruces City Hall

The City’s Redistricting Ad Hoc Committee seeks public input regarding proposed concept maps that will be used to help determine the boundaries of the six Las Cruces City Council districts for the next 10 years.

The concept maps are currently available onl...

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Legal Publications
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Redistricting Ad Hoc Committee Wants Public Comments

Las Cruces City Hall

The City’s Redistricting Ad Hoc Committee seeks public input regarding proposed concept maps that will be used to help determine the boundaries of the six Las Cruces City Council districts for the next 10 years.

The concept maps are currently ava...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Sonoma Ranch Boulevard Lane Shift

Lane Closure (1)

A lane shift will be in effect on Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, between Engler Road and Sierra Ventana Avenue, from Wednesday, June 1, 2022, through Friday, June 10, 2022.  The lane shift is needed for the construction of utility lines as part...

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District 5 News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Sonoma Ranch Boulevard Lane Shift

Lane Closure (1)

A lane shift will be in effect on Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, between Engler Road and Sierra Ventana Avenue, from Wednesday, June 1, 2022, through Friday, June 10, 2022.  The lane shift is needed for the construction of utility lines as part...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Sonoma Ranch Boulevard Lane Shift

Lane Closure (1)

A lane shift will be in effect on Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, between Engler Road and Sierra Ventana Avenue, from Wednesday, June 1, 2022, through Friday, June 10, 2022.  The lane shift is needed for the construction of utility lines as part...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Internship Program

Las Cruces Internship Program

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Mission: Providing reliable, safe, and cost-effective utility service to customers in the Las Cruces area. The LCU Internship Program is a competitive program that awards Internships to students currently pursuing an As...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Internship Program

Las Cruces Internship Program

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Mission: Providing reliable, safe, and cost-effective utility service to customers in the Las Cruces area. The LCU Internship Program is a competitive program that awards Internships to students currently pursuing an As...

Read on...

Hot Topics
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Internship Program

Las Cruces Internship Program

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Mission: Providing reliable, safe, and cost-effective utility service to customers in the Las Cruces area. The LCU Internship Program is a competitive program that awards Internships to students currently pursuing an As...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Internship Program

Las Cruces Internship Program

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Mission: Providing reliable, safe, and cost-effective utility service to customers in the Las Cruces area. The LCU Internship Program is a competitive program that awards Internships to students currently pursuing an As...

Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Pinnacle View Drive Shoulder Work

shoulder work

Shoulder work will be done on Pinnacle View Drive between Paseo de Oñate to west Pinnacle View Drive cul-de-sac on Thursday, May 26, 2022. H&H Underground will be doing the work as part of a wire utility permit. The shoulder work wil...

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District 6 News
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Pinnacle View Drive Shoulder Work

shoulder work

Shoulder work will be done on Pinnacle View Drive between Paseo de Oñate to west Pinnacle View Drive cul-de-sac on Thursday, May 26, 2022. H&H Underground will be doing the work as part of a wire utility permit. The should...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Pinnacle View Drive Shoulder Work

shoulder work

Shoulder work will be done on Pinnacle View Drive between Paseo de Oñate to west Pinnacle View Drive cul-de-sac on Thursday, May 26, 2022. H&H Underground will be doing the work as part of a wire utility permit. The shoulder work wil...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Police Seek to ID Suspect in Boost Mobile Burglary

burglary suspect

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward up to $1,000 for information that helps identify the person responsible for burglarizing the Boost Mobile store on April 12.  Las Cruces police learned the Boost Mobile store, at 2545 N...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Three Callouts Keep Firefighters Busy

Firefighters Responding to House Fire

Las Cruces firefighters responded to and extinguished three separate and unrelated fires within a seven-hour period. One of the fires resulted in the arrest of a woman on a felony count of arson and another fire injured an 80-year-old man. &n...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Three Callouts Keep Firefighters Busy

Firefighters Responding to House Fire

Las Cruces firefighters responded to and extinguished three separate and unrelated fires within a seven-hour period. One of the fires resulted in the arrest of a woman on a felony count of arson and another fire injured an 80-year-old man. &n...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 25, 2022

City Council Work Session Recap on May 23, 2022

City Council Without Masks

The Las Cruces City Council will continue development of a new Public Safety Impact Fee after receiving a progress update at its work session on Monday, May 23, 2022. In Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main St.

In April 2021, City Council extended th...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 25, 2022

City Council Work Session Recap on May 23, 2022

City Council Without Masks

The Las Cruces City Council will continue development of a new Public Safety Impact Fee after receiving a progress update at its work session on Monday, May 23, 2022. In Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main St.

In April 2021, City Council extended th...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Las Cruces Fire Hiring

Fire Truck in the truck bay at Las Cruces station 7- cab doors open on truck

The Las Cruces Fire Department is accepting applications for its 35th fire academy that's set to begin on September 12, 2022.

Applications must be submitted no later than June 29.

Get more info and apply: https://www.las-cruces.org/163/Career-Oppor...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Las Cruces Fire Hiring

Fire Truck in the truck bay at Las Cruces station 7- cab doors open on truck

The Las Cruces Fire Department is accepting applications for its 35th fire academy that's set to begin on September 12, 2022.

Applications must be submitted no later than June 29.

Get more info and apply: https://www.las-cruces.org/163/Career-Opportunities

Read on...

Public Safety
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Corralitos Road Maintenance

Orange barrels on street

Streets Management will be conducting road maintenance on Corralitos Road Thursday, May 26, 2022. The work is expected to be completed the same day. This schedule is subject to change. For the public’s convenience, crews will w...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Corralitos Road Maintenance

Orange barrels on street

Streets Management will be conducting road maintenance on Corralitos Road Thursday, May 26, 2022. The work is expected to be completed the same day. This schedule is subject to change. For the public’s convenience, crews will work from 7...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Rio Grande Theatre to Host Esteemed Blues Guitarist Eli Cook

Eli Cook

Tickets Now on Sale!

The Rio Grande Theatre, 211 N. Main St., welcomes Eli Cook at 7 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2022.

Cook was named one of the top three solo blues artists worldwide by UK’s “Blues Matters!” Magazine. Cook was christ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Rio Grande Theatre to Host Esteemed Blues Guitarist Eli Cook

Eli Cook

Tickets Now on Sale!

The Rio Grande Theatre, 211 N. Main St., welcomes Eli Cook at 7 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2022. Cook was named one of the top three solo blues artists worldwide by UK’s “Blues Matters!” Magazine. Cook ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Storm Drain Installation Project Has Begun on Fairway Drive

Orange barrels on street

Streets Management is installing a new storm drain at the intersection of Fairway Drive and Fairway Circle. The work began Tuesday, May 24, 2022 and will continue through June 30, 2022. Intermittent road closures and detours will be in e...

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District 2 News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Storm Drain Installation Project Has Begun on Fairway Drive

Orange barrels on street

Streets Management is installing a new storm drain at the intersection of Fairway Drive and Fairway Circle. The work began Tuesday, May 24, 2022 and will continue through June 30, 2022. Intermittent road closures and detours will be in e...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Storm Drain Installation Project Has Begun on Fairway Drive

Orange barrels on street

Streets Management is installing a new storm drain at the intersection of Fairway Drive and Fairway Circle. The work began Tuesday, May 24, 2022 and will continue through June 30, 2022. Intermittent road closures and detours will be in e...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

The Summer Heats Up at Plaza de Las Cruces

Plaza de Las Cruces

Nearly 60 Events Scheduled Through the Summer

Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., will be a very exciting place to be this summer as local organizations and City of Las Cruces departments have scheduled nearly 60 events, so far, through September.

Beginni...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 24, 2022

The Summer Heats Up at Plaza de Las Cruces

Plaza de Las Cruces

Nearly 60 Events Scheduled Through the Summer

Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., will be a very exciting place to be this summer as local organizations and City of Las Cruces departments have scheduled nearly 60 events, so far, through September.

Beginni...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 24, 2022

The Summer Heats Up at Plaza de Las Cruces

Plaza de Las Cruces

Nearly 60 Events Scheduled Through the Summer

Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., will be a very exciting place to be this summer as local organizations and City of Las Cruces departments have scheduled nearly 60 events, so far, through September.

Beginni...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

West Boutz Road Flagging Operation

shoulder work

West Boutz Road will have a flagging operation in effect on Thursday May 26, 2022. The flagging operation will be northeast of Crossley Lane to Stern Drive. Detours and signs will be present directing traffic around the work zone. Motori...

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District 4 News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

West Boutz Road Flagging Operation

shoulder work

West Boutz Road will have a flagging operation in effect on Thursday May 26, 2022. The flagging operation will be northeast of Crossley Lane to Stern Drive. Detours and signs will be present directing traffic around the work zone. Motori...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

West Boutz Road Flagging Operation

shoulder work

West Boutz Road will have a flagging operation in effect on Thursday May 26, 2022. The flagging operation will be northeast of Crossley Lane to Stern Drive. Detours and signs will be present directing traffic around the work zone. Motori...

Read on...

Public Works News
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Hadley Avenue Closures

Hadley Avenue

Hadley Avenue, from Solano Drive to Walnut Street, is intermittently closed to through traffic. The closures began Wednesday, May 25, 2022. Smile Hard Media, under contract with the City, is installing asphalt art along Hadley Avenue at various c...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Hadley Avenue Closures

Hadley Avenue

Hadley Avenue, from Solano Drive to Walnut Street, will be intermittently closed to through traffic starting Wednesday, May 25, 2022. Smile Hard Media, under contract with the City of Las Cruces, will be installing asphalt art along Hadley Avenue...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Hadley Avenue Closures

Hadley Avenue

Hadley Avenue, from Solano Drive to Walnut Street, will be intermittently closed to through traffic starting Wednesday, May 25, 2022. Smile Hard Media, under contract with the City of Las Cruces, will be installing asphalt art along Hadley Avenue...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Unidad Park Organizing Committee Members Honored

Unidad Park Community Members

As work continues to rebuild and improve Unidad Community Park, 1500 E. Hadley Ave., the committee who organized residents to help build the park 21 years ago was recently honored by the City of Las Cruces.

Mementos of Unidad Park were recently presented t...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Unidad Park Organizing Committee Members Honored

Unidad Park Community Members

As work continues to rebuild and improve Unidad Community Park, 1500 E. Hadley Ave., the committee who organized residents to help build the park 21 years ago was recently honored by the City of Las Cruces.

Mementos of Unidad Park were recently presented t...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Unidad Park Organizing Committee Members Honored

Unidad Park Community Members

As work continues to rebuild and improve Unidad Community Park, 1500 E. Hadley Ave., the committee who organized residents to help build the park 21 years ago was recently honored by the City of Las Cruces.

Mementos of Unidad Park were recently presented t...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 22, 2022

Take the Las Cruces Utilities Survey Online

LCU Farmers Market Customer Survey

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 5.22.22

If you missed Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) seeking takers of their annual survey at the Farmer’s Market downtown last weekend, you’re in luck - the survey will be hitting a mailbox...

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Utilities
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Applicants Sought for Wrecker Rotation Program

Towing Car

The City of Las Cruces is accepting applications for its Wrecker Rotation Program that allows for towing services to be on a rotational system for crashes, traffic obstructions and other circumstances where a wrecker – a tow truck – is...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Applicants Sought for Wrecker Rotation Program

Towing Car

The City of Las Cruces is accepting applications for its Wrecker Rotation Program that allows for towing services to be on a rotational system for crashes, traffic obstructions and other circumstances where a wrecker – a tow truck – is...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Applicants Sought for Wrecker Rotation Program

Towing Car

The City of Las Cruces is accepting applications for its Wrecker Rotation Program that allows for towing services to be on a rotational system for crashes, traffic obstructions and other circumstances where a wrecker – a tow truck – is needed. &a...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Bit of Blue: Resin-Poured Ocean Magnets

Bit of Blue

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library celebrates “An Ocean of Possibilities” during this year’s Summer Reading Program.

As part of the summer reading program, you are invited to join library staff in crafting ocean-themed refrigera...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Bit of Blue: Resin-Poured Ocean Magnets

Bit of Blue

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library celebrates “An Ocean of Possibilities” during this year’s Summer Reading Program. As part of the summer reading program, you are invited to join library staff in crafting ocean-themed refrigerator magnets. This cr...

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Library News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Bit of Blue: Resin-Poured Ocean Magnets

Bit of Blue

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library celebrates “An Ocean of Possibilities” during this year’s Summer Reading Program. As part of the summer reading program, you are invited to join library staff in crafting ocean-themed...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Crack Seal Maintenance Road Closure Road List 5

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces streets, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Monday May 23, 2022. The following affected streets include: 

  • Rinconada Boulevard: From...
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District 5 News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Crack Seal Maintenance Road Closure Road List 5

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces streets, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Monday May 23, 2022. The following affected streets include: 

  • Rinconada Boulevard: From...
Read on...

District 6 News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Crack Seal Maintenance Road Closure Road List 5

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces streets, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Monday May 23, 2022. The following affected streets include: 

  • Rinconada Boulevard: From...
Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Crack Seal Maintenance Road Closure Road List 5

Road Closed Sign

As part of the 2021-2022 Crack Seal Maintenance Project throughout Las Cruces streets, some city streets will temporarily have lane closures beginning Monday May 23, 2022. The following affected streets include: 

  • Rinconada Boulevard: From...
Read on...

Public Works News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership Conducts Annual Community Survey

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership

Deadline to Complete the Survey is May 31

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP), a nonprofit, New Mexico MainStreet accredited organization, is collecting responses for their fourth annual community survey.

The brief survey can be completed in less than 10...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership Conducts Annual Community Survey

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership

Deadline to Complete Survey is May 31

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP), a nonprofit, New Mexico MainStreet accredited organization, is collecting responses for their fourth annual community survey. The brief survey can be completed in less t...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership Conducts Annual Community Survey

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership

Deadline to Complete Survey is May 31

Downtown Las Cruces Partnership (DLCP), a nonprofit, New Mexico MainStreet accredited organization, is collecting responses for their fourth annual community survey. The brief survey can be completed in less t...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Expanded Early Voting Begins at City Hall Saturday, May 21, 2022

Vote Here Sign

Registered voters in Doña Ana County can begin casting their ballots Saturday, May 21 for the 2022 New Mexico Primary Election at Las Cruces City Hall, 700 N. Main Street.

Early Voting and Absentee Voting began Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at the Do&am...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Expanded Early Voting Begins at City Hall Saturday, May 21, 2022

Vote Here Sign

Registered voters in Dona Ana County can begin casting their ballots Saturday for the 2022 New Mexico Primary Election at Las Cruces City Hall, 700 N. Main Street.   Early Voting and Absentee Voting began Tuesday, May 10, 2022 a...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Underground Oceans: Aquifers

Underground Oceans

Come join Thomas Branigan Memorial Library for our first “An Ocean of Possibilities” Adult Summer Reading Program of the season, Underground Oceans: Aquifers!

Join us at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 2, 2022, as Brian A. Hampton, PhD from th...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Underground Oceans: Aquifers

Underground Oceans

Come join Thomas Branigan Memorial Library for our first “An Ocean of Possibilities” Adult Summer Reading Program of the season, Underground Oceans: Aquifers! Join us at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 2, 2022, as Brian A. Hampton, PhD from the Departme...

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Library News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Underground Oceans: Aquifers

Underground Oceans

Come join Thomas Branigan Memorial Library for our first “An Ocean of Possibilities” Adult Summer Reading Program of the season, Underground Oceans: Aquifers! Join us at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 2, 2022, as Brian A. Hampton, P...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

West Boutz Road Flagging Operation

Orange barrels on street

West Boutz Road will experience a flagging operation Monday May 23, 2022. The flagging operation will take place northeast of Crossley Lane to Stern Drive. Detours and signs will be present directing traffic around the work zone. Motoris...

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District 4 News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

West Boutz Road Flagging Operation

Orange barrels on street

West Boutz Road will experience a flagging operation Monday May 23, 2022. The flagging operation will take place northeast of Crossley Lane to Stern Drive. Detours and signs will be present directing traffic around the work zone. Motoris...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

West Boutz Road Flagging Operation

Orange barrels on street

West Boutz Road will experience a flagging operation Monday May 23, 2022. The flagging operation will take place northeast of Crossley Lane to Stern Drive. Detours and signs will be present directing traffic around the work zone. Motoris...

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Public Works News
Posted on: May 19, 2022

"An Ocean of Possibilities" at Branigan Library

Ocean of Possibilities

This summer, join the Branigan Library for our all-ages Summer Reading Program, “An Ocean of Possibilities.”

Track your progress using the Beanstack app and earn prizes for hours read. “An Ocean of Possibilities” Sum...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 19, 2022

"An Ocean of Possibilities" at Branigan Library

Ocean of Possibilities

This summer, join the Branigan Library for our all-ages Summer Reading Program, “An Ocean of Possibilities.” Track your progress using the Beanstack app and earn prizes for hours read. “An Ocean of Possibilities” Summer Reading Program will run f...

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Library News
Posted on: May 19, 2022

"An Ocean of Possibilities" at Branigan Library

Ocean of Possibilities

This summer, join the Branigan Library for our all-ages Summer Reading Program, “An Ocean of Possibilities.” Track your progress using the Beanstack app and earn prizes for hours read. “An Ocean of Possibilities&...

Read on...

News Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Physical Training Tests to be held Saturday Morning

Police Officer

The Las Cruces Police Department will host Physical Training Practice Courses Saturday for everyone interested in a career in law enforcement.

Physical Fitness Practice Courses for prospective applicants, hosted by LCPD recruiters, begin at 7 a.m. Saturday...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Physical Training Tests to be held Saturday Morning

Police Officer

The Las Cruces Police Department will host Physical Training Practice Courses Saturday morning for those interested in a career in law enforcement.  Physical Fitness Practice Courses for prospective applicants, hosted by LCPD recruiters,...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Physical Training Tests to be held Saturday Morning

Police Officer

The Las Cruces Police Department will host Physical Training Practice Courses Saturday morning for those interested in a career in law enforcement.  Physical Fitness Practice Courses for prospective applicants, hosted by LCPD recruiters,...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 19, 2022

U.S. Highway 70 Overnight Closures for Powerline Placement

NM DOT Logo

Note: As a partner with the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT), the City of Las Cruces shares this information with residents.

Nighttime closures of U.S. Highway 70, also known as north Main Street, will be in effect from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. Tue...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 19, 2022

U.S. Highway 70 Overnight Closures for Powerline Placement

NM DOT Logo

Note: As a partner with the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT), the City of Las Cruces shares this information with residents. Nighttime closures of U.S. Highway 70, also known as north Main Street, will be in effect from 10 p.m. to ...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2022

U.S. Highway 70 Overnight Closures for Powerline Placement

NM DOT Logo

Note: As a partner with the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT), the City of Las Cruces shares this information with residents. Nighttime closures of U.S. Highway 70, also known as north Main Street, will be in effect from 10 p.m. to ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 18, 2022

City Council Recap for May 16, 2022 Meeting

City Council Without Masks

The Las Cruces City Council adopted a Resolution approving a $515.4 million budget for City government’s 2022-2023 fiscal year.

City Council’s approval came at its Monday, May 16, 2022 regular meeting in Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main St.

The pr...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 18, 2022

City Council Recap for May 16, 2022 Meeting

City Council Without Masks

The Las Cruces City Council adopted a Resolution approving a $515.4 million budget for City government’s 2022-2023 fiscal year.

City Council’s approval came at its Monday, May 16, 2022 regular meeting in Council Chambers at City Hall, 7...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Police Warn of Scams that Seek Personal Info, Money

Phone Scam

Las Cruces police are warning residents about unsolicited calls, text messages or social media contacts that promise lucrative investment opportunities in property, merchandise or digital cash such as Bitcoin or cryptocurrency.

The scam text, message or te...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Police Warn of Scams that Seek Personal Info, Money

Phone Scam

Las Cruces police are warning residents about unsolicited calls, text messages or social media contacts that promise lucrative investment opportunities in property, merchandise or digital cash such as Bitcoin or cryptocurrency. The scam text, mes...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Police Warn of Scams that Seek Personal Info, Money

Phone Scam

Las Cruces police are warning residents about unsolicited calls, text messages or social media contacts that promise lucrative investment opportunities in property, merchandise or digital cash such as Bitcoin or cryptocurrency. The scam text, mes...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Memorial Day Schedule 2022

Photo of Las Cruces City Hall exterior front view

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Police and fire services will not be affected.

The following is a list of closures:

  • Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center
  • J...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Memorial Day Schedule 2022

Photo of Las Cruces City Hall exterior front view

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Police and fire services will not be affected. The following is a list of closures:   

  • Frank O&rsqu...
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News Releases
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Memorial Day Schedule 2022

Photo of Las Cruces City Hall exterior front view

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Police and fire services will not be affected. The following is a list of closures:   

  • Frank O’Brien Pa...
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Quality of Life
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Memorial Day Schedule 2022

Photo of Las Cruces City Hall exterior front view

City Hall and most other City of Las Cruces offices will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Police and fire services will not be affected. The following is a list of closures:   

  • Frank O’Brien Pa...
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Senior Programs
Posted on: May 15, 2022

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE DECARBONIZATION RIDER

University HP 1-ADA

By C.T. Barnes

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 05.15.22

What do you know about decarbonization? For Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) customers it’s a word you are going to hear a lot about and it will change things for the better. 

In approving...

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Utilities
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Kudos to Athletic Fields Staff, Parks and Recreation Department

Athletic Fields Staff

To:  Athletic Fields Staff, Parks and Recreation Department 

From:  Rodney Pollard, Athletic Director Mesilla Valley Christian School

Just wanted to thank you guys for working with Mesilla Valley Christian School again this year. ...

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Kudos to the City
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Seeing Desalination in Action: Las Cruces Utilities Visits El Paso Plant

Las Cruces Utilities El Paso Desalination Plant Tour

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 05.13.22

The future of water in our region will include innovative methods that account for our population growth, like looking at how to treat salty water that may exist deeper underground. El Paso Water (...

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Utilities
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Family Game Nights

Family Nights at the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents “The FUN (F-Family U-Unity N-Needed) Experts Family Game Nights.”

The event will be every Wednesday evening beginning June 1 at Apodaca Park, 804 E. Madrid Ave. The FUN Experts Family Game N...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Family Game Nights

Family Nights at the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents “The FUN (F-Family U-Unity N-Needed) Experts Family Game Nights.”

The event will be every Wednesday evening beginning June 1 at Apodaca Park, 804 E. Madrid Ave. The FUN E...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Family Game Nights

Family Nights at the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents “The FUN (F-Family U-Unity N-Needed) Experts Family Game Nights.”

The event will be every Wednesday evening beginning June 1 at Apodaca Park, 804 E. Madrid Ave. The FUN Experts Family Game N...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Kudos to Wastewater Department

wastewater

To:  Wastewater Department

From:  Foothills Landfill Staff

On behalf of  staff at foothills landfill  , we would like to thank Adrian Carranza and his crew Nacho Mondragon and Joel Escudero for their help at our facility....

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Kudos to the City
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Las Cruces Provides Tips for Safe Outdoor Adventures

Hiking Big Mountain

Warmer temperatures and longer days call for more outdoor adventures and especially in the mountains surrounding Las Cruces, a city that sees more than 320 days of sunshine each year. Hikers, bikers, campers and four-wheel enthusiasts should take...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Las Cruces Provides Tips for Safe Outdoor Adventures

Hiking Big Mountain

Warmer temperatures and longer days call for more outdoor adventures and especially in the mountains surrounding Las Cruces, a city that sees more than 320 days of sunshine each year.  Hikers, bikers, campers and four-wheel enthusiasts s...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Las Cruces Provides Tips for Safe Outdoor Adventures

Hiking Big Mountain

Warmer temperatures and longer days call for more outdoor adventures and especially in the mountains surrounding Las Cruces, a city that sees more than 320 days of sunshine each year.  Hikers, bikers, campers and four-wheel enthusiasts s...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Branigan Cultural Center Accepting Proposals for Exhibits for 2023

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

Branigan Cultural Center is accepting proposals for exhibits with themes of cultural and historical significance relating to the Borderlands and U.S. Southwest to be presented in 2023.

We invite submissions from informal and formal scholars, cultural herit...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Branigan Cultural Center Accepting Proposals for Exhibits for 2023

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

Branigan Cultural Center is accepting proposals for exhibits with themes of cultural and historical significance relating to the Borderlands and U.S. Southwest to be presented in 2023. We invite submissions from informal and formal scholars, cultural heri...

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Museum News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Branigan Cultural Center Accepting Proposals for Exhibits for 2023

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

Branigan Cultural Center is accepting proposals for exhibits with themes of cultural and historical significance relating to the Borderlands and U.S. Southwest to be presented in 2023. We invite submissions from informal and formal scholars, cultural heri...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2022

Before You Dig, Call 811: Las Cruces Utilities

Enrique Arzabal - Gas Line Locator

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 05.08.22

When property owners called 811 to find the locations of any underground utilities lines before they would dig and maybe hit them, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) would have two specific teams come loca...

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Utilities
Posted on: May 6, 2022

A Day in the Life: Water Production

LCU WP Horacio

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 5.06.22

If it’s a Monday, Wednesday, or a Friday, it’s a day to make the rounds for a crew of six in the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Water Production program. Each of the six has their ow...

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Utilities
Posted on: May 5, 2022

2022 Building Safety Month Begins

Community Development 2

The International Code Council’s (ICC) 42nd annual Building Safety Month began this week and the 2022 campaign highlights how building science, innovation and energy efficiency are leveraged to create safe and sustainable construction within our communiti...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 5, 2022

2022 Building Safety Month Begins

Community Development 2

The International Code Council’s (ICC) 42nd annual Building Safety Month began this week and the 2022 campaign highlights how building science, innovation and energy efficiency are leveraged to create safe and sustainable construction within our communiti...

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Community Development
Posted on: May 5, 2022

2022 Building Safety Month Begins

Community Development 2

The International Code Council’s (ICC) 42nd annual Building Safety Month began this week and the 2022 campaign highlights how building science, innovation and energy efficiency are leveraged to create safe and sustainable construction within our...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Las Cruces Fire Issues Temporary Restrictions on Open Burning

Fire Restriction

The Las Cruces Fire Department stopped issuing burn permits for open burning of vegetation on Friday, May 6, 2022.The temporary ban on open burning is necessary because of severe drought conditions in Doña Ana County. Southern New Mexico, inclu...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Las Cruces Fire Issues Temporary Restrictions on Open Burning

Fire Restriction

The Las Cruces Fire Department will stop issuing burn permits for open burning of vegetation effective Friday, May 6, 2022.  The temporary ban on open burning is necessary because of severe drought conditions in Dona Ana County. Southern...

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News Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Las Cruces Fire Issues Temporary Restrictions on Open Burning

Fire Restriction

The Las Cruces Fire Department will stop issuing burn permits for open burning of vegetation effective Friday, May 6, 2022.  The temporary ban on open burning is necessary because of severe drought conditions in Dona Ana County. Southern...

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Public Safety
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Plain White T’s to Headline Las Cruces Fourth of July Concert

Plain White T

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico State University (NMSU) are teaming up to host the City’s annual Fourth of July Celebration Concert and Fireworks display at the Pat and Lou Sisbarro Community Park, 3205 Arrowhead Drive, on the NMSU campus....

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City Manager Report
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Plain White T’s to Headline Las Cruces Fourth of July Concert

Plain White T

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico State University (NMSU) are teaming up to host the City’s annual Fourth of July Celebration Concert and Fireworks display at the Pat and Lou Sisbarro Community Park, 3205 Arrowhead Drive, on the NMSU campus....

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News Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Plain White T’s to Headline Las Cruces Fourth of July Concert

Plain White T

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico State University (NMSU) are teaming up to host the City’s annual Fourth of July Celebration Concert and Fireworks display at the Pat and Lou Sisbarro Community Park, 3205 Arrowhead Drive, on the NMSU campus....

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 1, 2022

TRANSPARENCY PLAYS MAJOR ROLE IN NATURAL GAS RATE INCREASE PROCESS

gas crew pipe laying-ADA

By G.H. Scott

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 05.01.22

By now you have heard the news that the City Council approved Las Cruces Utilities’ (LCU) request to update natural gas rates in order to meet operational needs of the system. What you may no...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Need Help with Your Water Bill? New State Program Available Now

LCU Water Bill

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 04.29.2022

If you’re looking for help paying your utility bill, you might be eligible for relief funds. New Mexico residents have a new program that can help low-income households. New Mexico Huma...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 28, 2022

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department is accepting entries for lighted floats to participate in the 2022 Electric Light Parade. This year’s parade theme is “Patriotic Spirit and American Dreams!”

The parade will begin at 9 p.m. Sunday, J...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 28, 2022

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department is accepting entries for lighted floats to participate in the 2022 Electric Light Parade. This year’s parade theme is “Patriotic Spirit and American Dreams!” 

T...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 28, 2022

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department is accepting entries for lighted floats to participate in the 2022 Electric Light Parade. This year’s parade theme is “Patriotic Spirit and American Dreams!” 

The parade will begin at 9 p.m....

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 26, 2022

LCFD Physical Ability Test

East Mesa Public Safety Complex Building Exterior with Sign Reading East Mesa Public Safety

Interested in a career as a Las Cruces firefighter?

The Las Cruces Fire Department (LCFD) is preparing for an academy to be conducted this fall. LCFD is offering the Physical Ability Test (PAT) to prospective candidates, 18-years and older, to assess their...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 26, 2022

LCFD Physical Ability Test

pike

Interested in a career as a Las Cruces firefighter? The Las Cruces Fire Department (LCFD) is preparing for an academy to be held this fall and is offering the Physical Ability Test (PAT) to prospective candidates, 18 years and older, to assess their stami...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 26, 2022

LCFD Physical Ability Test

Fire vehicle parked outside of Las Cruces Fire Station 1

Interested in a career as a Las Cruces firefighter? The Las Cruces Fire Department (LCFD) is preparing for an academy to be held this fall and is offering the Physical Ability Test (PAT) to prospective candidates, 18 years and older, to assess their stami...

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Public Safety
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Public Safety Impact Fees

East Mesa Public Safety Complex Building Exterior with Sign Reading East Mesa Public Safety

The City of Las Cruces will hold five public input meetings concerning updates to the Public Safety Impact Fee.

The Public Safety Impact Fee is a fee assessed on new residential and non-residential construction and has been in place since January 2012. The...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: April 24, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Water Conservation Plan Steering Committee Reflects on Efforts

LCU Dael Goodman Yard

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 4.24.2022

Two years ago, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) engaged a community-led Water Conservation Steering Committee (WCSC) to give feedback on its long-term water plans and suggestions for steps LCU can take ...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 22, 2022

A Day in the Life: Meters, Valves, and Hydrants

LCU Lara ADA

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 4.22.2022

It’s 8 a.m., and two crews from Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) are already set up at two locations on opposite sides of town. It’s part of LCU’s Water line of business, e...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 21, 2022

2022 Movies In The Park

2022 Movies in the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents the 2022 Movies in the Park series.

Movies in the Park will begin at dusk on Saturday, June 11, with “Encanto.” Movies will be shown on select Saturdays from June through...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 21, 2022

2022 Movies In The Park

2022 Movies in the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents the 2022 Movies in the Park series. Movies in the Park will begin at dusk on Saturday, June 11, with “Encanto.” Movies will be shown on select Saturdays from Ju...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 21, 2022

2022 Movies In The Park

2022 Movies in the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents the 2022 Movies in the Park series. Movies in the Park will begin at dusk on Saturday, June 11, with “Encanto.” Movies will be shown on select Saturdays from June through September...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Great Tours: France Through the Ages

Great Tours France Through the Ages

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., will host a discussion group about The Great Courses video series “Great Tours: France through the Ages.”

This group will meet at 3:30 p.m. on the following dates: May 5, 2022; May ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Great Tours: France Through the Ages

Great Tours France Through the Ages

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., will host a discussion group about The Great Courses video series “Great Tours: France through the Ages.”  This group will meet at 3:30 p.m. on the following date...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Great Tours: France Through the Ages

Great Tours France Through the Ages

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., will host a discussion group about The Great Courses video series “Great Tours: France through the Ages.”  This group will meet at 3:30 p.m. on the following dates: May 5, 2022; May ...

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Quality of Life
Posted on: April 21, 2022

May STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

STEM PROGRAM 1

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer in-person Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs for children and families this May.

The programs are free but require registration in advance. Register in-person...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 21, 2022

May STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

STEM PROGRAM 1

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer in-person Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs for children and families this May.  The programs are free but require registration in advance...

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Museum News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

May STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

STEM PROGRAM 1

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer in-person Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs for children and families this May.  The programs are free but require registration in advance...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2022

2022 Music In The Park Series Begins May 29

Music at the Park

The Parks & Recreation Department’s 2022 Music in the Park Series begins at 6 p.m. May 29, at Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., with the Mayor’s Jazz Fest.

The Mayor’s Jazz Fest will feature performances by New York based sax player/vocalist and so...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 20, 2022

2022 Music In The Park Series Begins May 29

Music at the Park

The Parks & Recreation Department’s 2022 Music in the Park Series begins at 6 p.m. May 29, at Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., with the Mayor’s Jazz Fest.

The Mayor’s Jazz Fest will feature performances by New York based sax player/vocalist and so...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2022

2022 Music In The Park Series Begins May 29

Music at the Park

The Parks & Recreation Department’s 2022 Music in the Park Series begins at 6 p.m. May 29, at Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., with the Mayor’s Jazz Fest.

The Mayor’s Jazz Fest will feature performances by New York based sax player/vocalist and so...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Young Park Erosion Control Project Scheduled Pavilion Closed for Reservations

Young Park Erosion Control Project

The City of Las Cruces Public Works Department is working on an Erosion Control Project at Young Park, 850 S. Walnut St., that began Monday, April 25, 2022, and continues to Saturday May 28, 2022.

The project area is adjacent to Young Park Pavilion and alo...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Young Park Erosion Control Project Scheduled Pavilion Closed for Reservations

Young Park Erosion Control Project

The City of Las Cruces Public Works Department has scheduled an Erosion Control Project at Young Park, 850 S. Walnut St., from Monday, April 25, 2022, to Saturday May 28, 2022. The project area is adjacent to Young Park Pavilion and along the pat...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Young Park Erosion Control Project Scheduled Pavilion Closed for Reservations

Amended Young Park Erosion Control Project

The City of Las Cruces Public Works Department has scheduled an Erosion Control Project at Young Park, 850 S. Walnut St., from Monday, April 25, 2022, to Saturday May 28, 2022. The project area is adjacent to Young Park Pavilion and along the pat...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 17, 2022

A Molecular Detective: New Las Cruces Utilities Deputy Director of Wastewater Seeks New Solutions

Montoya-Laura

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 4.17.2022

Just as sewer lines weave their way through the City of Las Cruces (City), it wasn’t a straight line for Laura Montoya to become the new Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Deputy Director of Was...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities: A Day in the Life of Water Line Maintenance

LCU Zaira

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 4.15.2022

There are over 700 miles of water pipes throughout the city and it’s up to Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) to make sure that when residents or business owners reach for the tap, safe, clean, ...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 10, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) welcomes a new deputy director for Solid Waste Collections to its team.

Carl Pierce - New Deputy Director of Solid Waste

By Cassie McClure

Published in: Las Cruces Bulletin (Sun News) 04.10.22

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) welcomes a new deputy director for Solid Waste Collections to its team. Coming from Colorado, Carl Pierce joined LCU in March, but is still adjusting to the s...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Meet the New Deputy Director for Water: Ronald Borunda

LCU Borunda

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 4.08.22

Las Cruces Utilities has a new deputy director of water who has worked his way through different stages of utility work and is now eager to continue his service to Las Cruces and its residents.&...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 3, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Plans for a Sustainable Future

LCU AMI

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News 4.03.22

For Las Cruces to move toward sustainable energy sources, it will take an adjustment for not only residents but for all departments within the City of Las Cruces (City), which will have to...

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Utilities
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Getting Ready for Spring with Las Cruces Utilities

LCU Clear Bags

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 4.01.22

Even though Las Cruces did see snow recently, spring has officially sprung into our lives – since Sunday, March 20! Plenty of residents will see the start of spring and the inching upward ...

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Utilities
Posted on: February 2, 2022

LCU FY20/21 Annual Report

Utilities Employees Stand side by side with a shadow behind them of a single superhero

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) has just released its FY2020/2021 Annual Report and is now available for customers. The annual report outlines some of the projects LCU's completed as well as current and future strategic results, and identifies each li...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: August 12, 2021

New Website Bid Module

Small toy tractor pushing alphabet block which read B I D

The City of Las Cruces has a new Bid Module on its website to offer business greater access to the City's open and closed bids.
The module also gives the public another level of transparency for bids, active contracts, and vendors.
Business representatives ...
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City Manager Report
Posted on: August 12, 2021

New Website Bid Module

Small toy tractor pushing alphabet block which read B I D

The City of Las Cruces has a new Bid Module on its website to offer business greater access to the City's open and closed bids.
The module also gives the public another level of transparency for bids, active contracts, and vendors. 

Busine...

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Hot Topics