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Keyword: Las Cruces City Council
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At its Sept. 7 regular meeting, the Las Cruces City Council indefinitely tabled a resolution to name the soundstage at the south end of Plaza de Las Cruces in honor of longtime Las Cruces icon Roberto Estrada so that city staff can meet with Estrada’s family to help determine a suitable name for the memorial. more
As it returned to in-person meetings at Las Cruces City Hall for the first time in about 16 months, the Las Cruces City Council adopted a resolution July 19 continuing the city’s emergency proclamation that “establishes safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 during the in-person city council meetings.” more
As the City of Las Cruces returns to full operations and City Council meetings are about to begin again at City Hall, Mayor Ken Miyagishima has issued an Emergency Proclamation to enhance COVID safe practices. more
The Las Cruces City Council, at its Monday, June 21, 2021 regularly scheduled meeting, unanimously adopted a Resolution approving an affordable housing grant agreement between the City and Tierra Del Sol Housing Corp. more
The Las Cruces City Council unanimously approved a resolution renewing an emergency proclamation regarding Covid-19 and relaxing requirements for wearing masks in the city. The vote came during a May 24 special council meeting. more
The Las Cruces City Council has awarded $400,000 in health-related public services funding to 16 Las Cruces-based nonprofits. more
Las Cruces City Councilor Gabriel Vasquez has announced that he will not be a candidate for re-election to a second term this November. more
Yvonne Flores will seek a second four-year term on the Las Cruces City Council in this November’s combined local election. more
The Las Cruces City Council unanimously adopted a number of changes to the city’s election code, bringing it into closer alignment with the New Mexico Secretary of State’s campaign finance guidelines. The changes are the first to be made to the city’s campaign code since 2013. more
The Las Cruces City Council, meeting as the Downtown Tax Increment and Development District (TIDD) Board of Commissioners, focused much of its discussion during its regular quarterly meeting, held via video conference April 26, on future TIDD priorities within the special tax district. more
Las Cruces City Councilor Gill Sorg will not be a candidate for re-election this November, but Councilor Yvonne Flores will run for a second term. Councilor Gabe Vasquez is expected to announce his decision about running for re-election in the near future. more
In keeping with safe distancing practices as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Las Cruces is hosting its first virtual groundbreaking in the community set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 24. more
At its March 8 work session, City Clerk Christine Rivera presented Las Cruces city councilors with proposed changes to streamline and modernize the city election process for both candidates and voters. The council also heard proposed changes to the city’s animal ordinance. more
The Las Cruces City Council has unanimously approved a resolution calling on Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and the New Mexico Department of Health to provide equitable distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine to Las Cruces and Doña Ana County. more
The Las Cruces City Council has created a COVID-19 vaccination task force “to coordinate a community response to the COVID-19 vaccination rollout.” more
The Las Cruces City Council will meet via video conference for a Work Session at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, 2020. City Council will be updated on the East Lohman Avenue Development Plan. more
Following a two and one-half hour Las Cruces City Council special work session via Zoom on Sept. 22, Mayor Ken Miyagishima told the city’s chief budget officer to proceed with advertising increases in the city’s minimum wage for regular employees and tipped-wage earners that will take effect Jan. 1. more
Mayor Ken Miyagishima and several Las Cruces City Councilors exchanged sharp words during the Sept. 14 city work session as the council discussed an increase in the city minimum wage mandated to begin Jan. 1. more
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