City of Las Cruces is committed to improving customer service, safety, and
keeping its facilities in proper shape. Public Works/Facilities Management has
contracted with a local firm to relocate the incoming water line and backflow
preventer equipment near the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library (N. Campo Street
side). A backflow preventer keeps water moving in one direction after it is
dispensed from the meter, preventing the water from re-entering the water
these items will create a safer access path for staff that use the walkway
adjacent to the building which runs from the East entrance (on the N. Campo St.
side) to the loading dock area to the south.
is expected to take place on September 9 and is expected to last one day. Water
service to the building will need to be shut off for several hours during this
time. The Library will be closed for the day, but will resume normal
operational hours on Tuesday, September 10. In addition, the walkway adjacent
to the Library near the N. Campo St. side of the work site will continue to be
closed during this time. Signage and appropriate barriers will be placed where
needed to address the safety of our customers and staff.
more information, call the Public Works Department/Facilities Management at
575/528-3002. The TTY number is 575/541-2182.