News Flash

Posted on: October 5, 2022

"Science Café – Trees, Rocks and Water: A Recipe for Critical Zone Science"

Science Cafe

The Museum of Nature & Science and Sigma Xi present “Science Café – Trees, Rocks, and Water: a recipe for critical zone science,” with guest speaker Holly Barnard, Ph.D.  Dr. Barnard joins us via Zoom at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18 from the Un...

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Museum News
Posted on: October 5, 2022

"Science Café – Trees, Rocks and Water: A Recipe for Critical Zone Science"

Science Cafe

The Museum of Nature & Science and Sigma Xi present “Science Café – Trees, Rocks, and Water: a recipe for critical zone science,” with guest speaker Holly Barnard, Ph.D.  Dr. Barnard joins us via Zoom ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2022

Branigan Library Offers Free Computer Literacy Classes in October

October Computer Literacy Classes

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., offers a variety of free computer literacy classes designed to help adults develop confidence in their computer skills and grow more comfortable in today's digital world.  Each sessi...

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Library News
Posted on: October 5, 2022

Branigan Library Offers Free Computer Literacy Classes in October

October Computer Literacy Classes

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., offers a variety of free computer literacy classes designed to help adults develop confidence in their computer skills and grow more comfortable in today's digital world.  E...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2022

National Arts and Humanities Month

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St., will host in-person programs during the third weekend of October to celebrate “National Arts and Humanities Month” – a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of art and culture in America.&am...

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Museum News
Posted on: October 5, 2022

National Arts and Humanities Month

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St., will host in-person programs during the third weekend of October to celebrate “National Arts and Humanities Month” – a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2022

Silver Alert for 78-year-old Las Cruces Man

Harold Fuller

Police are asking for the public’s help locating a 78-year-old Las Cruces man who has not been seen in two days and could be in danger if not located soon.  Harold Fuller, 78, left Memorial Medical Center about 4 p.m. on Sunday...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2022

Silver Alert for 78-year-old Las Cruces Man

Harold Fuller

Police are asking for the public’s help locating a 78-year-old Las Cruces man who has not been seen in two days and could be in danger if not located soon.  Harold Fuller, 78, left Memorial Medical Center about 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2. ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 4, 2022

"Desierto. Arte. Archivo" to Open at Branigan Cultural Center

Desert Cactus

The Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition, “Desierto. Arte. Archivo.” This exhibit displays a compilation of art from 16 artists who have interacted with the Chihuahuan Desert and create...

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Museum News
Posted on: October 4, 2022

"Desierto. Arte. Archivo" to Open at Branigan Cultural Center

Desert Cactus

The Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition, “Desierto. Arte. Archivo.” This exhibit displays a compilation of art from 16 artists who have interacted with the Chihuahu...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2022

"Listen to Your Art" with the Museum of Art

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The next “Listen to Your Art” lecture, with the Las Cruces Museum of Art, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21 on Zoom. Judy Pekelsma will explore the life and work of American artist Georgia O’Keeffe. Please use the following link, meeting ID, a...

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Museum News
Posted on: October 4, 2022

"Listen to Your Art" with the Museum of Art

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The next “Listen to Your Art” lecture, with the Las Cruces Museum of Art, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21 on Zoom. Judy Pekelsma will explore the life and work of American artist Georgia O’Keeffe. Please use the...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Amador Avenue Intermittent Lane Closures

Orange barrels on street

Intermittent lane closures will be in effect on Amador Avenue between Main Street and Alameda Boulevard from Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, through Friday, Oct. 7, 2022. H&H Underground will be conducting underground utility work as part of a wire ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Amador Avenue Intermittent Lane Closures

Orange barrels on street

Intermittent lane closures will be in effect on Amador Avenue between Main Street and Alameda Boulevard from Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, through Friday, Oct. 7, 2022. H&H Underground will be conducting underground utility work as part of a wire ...

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Public Works News
Posted on: October 4, 2022

City Council Recap of Oct. 3, 2022 Meeting

City Council Without Masks

The Las Cruces City Council, by a 3-4 vote at its Monday, Oct. 3, 2022 regularly scheduled meeting, turned down proposed amendments to an Ordinance that would have eliminated the 300-foot buffer between cannabis retailers and microbusiness and single-fami...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Frenger Pool to Close for Annual Inspection

Frenger Pool

Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Drive, will be closed from Oct. 15, 2022, through Oct. 30, 2022, in preparation for its annual inspection. The pool will reopen Oct. 31, 2022. During the temporary closure, lap swimming will be available by reservation ...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Frenger Pool to Close for Annual Inspection

Frenger Pool

Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Drive, will be closed from Oct. 15, 2022, through Oct. 30, 2022, in preparation for its annual inspection. The pool will reopen Oct. 31, 2022. During the temporary closure, lap swimming will be available by reservation ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Kudos to Parks and Recreation Staff

Senior Softball Tournament

To:  Parks and Recreation Staff

From:  Terry Delgado, Events Co-Coordinator

Our Senior Softball Tournament could not have gone better. Thanks to Rudy, Renee, Steven, Rodrigo and the rest of the Parks & Recreation staff that maintain th...

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Kudos to the City
Posted on: October 3, 2022

2022 Airport Appreciation Day

Airplane

Las Cruces International Airport, 8950 Zia Boulevard, will be the site of 2022 Airport Appreciation Day, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15.The event is a family-oriented aviation event featuring planes, helicopters, and drones. Public admission and ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 3, 2022

2022 Airport Appreciation Day

Airplane

Las Cruces International Airport, 8950 Zia Boulevard, will be the site of 2022 Airport Appreciation Day, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. The event is a family-oriented aviation event featuring planes, helicopters, and drones. Public admi...

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Community Development
Posted on: October 3, 2022

2022 Airport Appreciation Day

Airplane

Las Cruces International Airport, 8950 Zia Boulevard, will be the site of 2022 Airport Appreciation Day, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. The event is a family-oriented aviation event featuring planes, helicopters, and drones. Public admi...

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Economic Development
Posted on: October 3, 2022

2022 Airport Appreciation Day

Airplane

Las Cruces International Airport, 8950 Zia Boulevard, will be the site of 2022 Airport Appreciation Day, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. The event is a family-oriented aviation event featuring planes, helicopters, and drones. Public admi...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Capital Outlay Workshop at City Hall

Yellow Slide Set

The City will present an educational workshop, “New Mexico Capital Outlay Workshop,” for community members from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10 in Council Chambers at Las Cruces City Hall, 700 N. Main St.“This workshop came...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Capital Outlay Workshop at City Hall

Yellow Slide Set

The City will present an educational workshop, “New Mexico Capital Outlay Workshop,” for community members from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10 in Council Chambers at Las Cruces City Hall, 700 N. Main St. “This wor...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Fall/Winter Water Restrictions

Las Cruces Utilities Sign

Daytime summer water restrictions, which are in effect annually from April 1 to Sept. 30, have expired for 2022.Beginning Saturday, Oct. 1 and continuing through March 31, 2023, Las Cruces Utilities water customers are allowed to water outdoor vegetation ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Fall/Winter Water Restrictions

Las Cruces Utilities Sign

Daytime summer water restrictions, which are in effect annually from April 1 to Sept. 30, have expired for 2022. Beginning Saturday, Oct. 1 and continuing through March 31, 2023, Las Cruces Utilities water customers are allowed to water outdoor v...

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News Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Fall/Winter Water Restrictions

Las Cruces Utilities Sign

Daytime summer water restrictions, which are in effect annually from April 1 to Sept. 30, have expired for 2022. Beginning Saturday, Oct. 1 and continuing through March 31, 2023, Las Cruces Utilities water customers are allowed to water outdoor v...

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Utilities
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Phantom of the Auditorium Murder Mystery

Auditorium Murder Mystery

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department and Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center will transform its auditorium to offer a Phantom of the Auditorium Murder Mystery event on Oct. 22, 2022.

The event will provide an eerie, real-time ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Phantom of the Auditorium Murder Mystery

Auditorium Murder Mystery

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department and Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center will transform its auditorium to offer a Phantom of the Auditorium Murder Mystery event on Oct. 22, 2022.

The event will provide an eerie, ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Phantom of the Auditorium Murder Mystery

Auditorium Murder Mystery

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department and Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center will transform its auditorium to offer a Phantom of the Auditorium Murder Mystery event on Oct. 22, 2022.

The event will provide an eerie, real-time ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Safety Tips Offered for Walkers, Joggers

Walking and Jogging Tips

The combination of great weather and many miles of running paths and walking trails help make Las Cruces a great place for outdoor exercise.The Las Cruces Police Department encourage those who utilize outdoor spaces to use caution and adhere to common sen...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Safety Tips Offered for Walkers, Joggers

Walking and Jogging Tips

The combination of great weather and many miles of running paths and walking trails help make Las Cruces a great place for outdoor exercise. The Las Cruces Police Department encourage those who utilize outdoor spaces to use caution and adhere to ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Safety Tips Offered for Walkers, Joggers

Walking and Jogging Tips

The combination of great weather and many miles of running paths and walking trails help make Las Cruces a great place for outdoor exercise. The Las Cruces Police Department encourage those who utilize outdoor spaces to use caution and adhere to ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Sonoma Ranch Boulevard Intermittent Lane Closure Dates Extended

Orange barrels on street

The dates have been extended for intermittent lane closures on Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, between Engler Road and Sirocco Avenue.

The intermittent lane closures will now be in effect from Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, through Friday, Oct. 7, 2022, and from Monday, Oc...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Sonoma Ranch Boulevard Intermittent Lane Closure Dates Extended

Orange barrels on street

The dates have been extended for intermittent lane closures on Sonoma Ranch Boulevard, between Engler Road and Sirocco Avenue.

The intermittent lane closures will now be in effect from Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, through Friday, Oct. 7, 2022, and from Monday, Oc...

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Public Works News
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Meerscheidt Recreation Center Temporary Closure

Meerscheidt Center

Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave., will be closed Saturday, Oct. 8 and Sunday, Oct. 9 due to the 2022 Whole Enchilada Softball Tournament being played at Hadley Sports Complex.

Regular programs will resume at 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10.

For inf...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Meerscheidt Recreation Center Temporary Closure

Meerscheidt Center

Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave., will be closed Saturday, Oct. 8 and Sunday, Oct. 9 due to the 2022 Whole Enchilada Softball Tournament being played at Hadley Sports Complex.

Regular programs will resume at 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10.

For inf...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Meerscheidt Recreation Center Temporary Closure

Meerscheidt Center

Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave., will be closed Saturday, Oct. 8 and Sunday, Oct. 9 due to the 2022 Whole Enchilada Softball Tournament being played at Hadley Sports Complex.

Regular programs will resume at 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10.

For inf...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Lush and Lean Workshops

Lush and Lean Logo, black, Green and Gold Text, leaves and a plant

Lush and Lean Workshops kick off on October 13, 2022.

Lush and lean Workshops are brought to you by the Las Cruces Utilities Water Conservation Program.Workshops will be at the Branigan Library, Roadrunner Room, 200 E. Picacho in Las Cruces, on Thursdays f...

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Hot Topics
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Lush and Lean Workshops

Lush and Lean Logo, black, Green and Gold Text, leaves and a plant

Lush and Lean Workshops kick off on October 13, 2022.

Lush and lean Workshops are brought to you by the Las Cruces Utilities Water Conservation Program.Workshops will be at the Branigan Library, Roadrunner Room, 200 E. Picacho in Las Cruces, on Thursdays f...

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Utilities
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Register to Vote

Scrabble Tiles with letters spelling VOTE

Participate in the voting process.The City of Las Cruces is asking you to vote on a number of General Obligation Bond projects on November 8, 2022 which may allow for more amenities and services.You can register to vote through October 11, 2022Click here ...
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Hot Topics
Posted on: September 26, 2022

"Toss No Mas" Citywide Cleanup and Call for Volunteers

Toss No Mas 2

Individual volunteers, groups, and civic organizations are invited to register for this year’s “Toss No Mas” cleanup event from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022.Keep Las Cruces Beautiful, the City of Las Cruces Parks and...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 26, 2022

CORRECTED: "Toss No Mas" Citywide Cleanup and Call for Volunteers

Toss No Mas 2

Individual volunteers, groups, and civic organizations are invited to register for this year’s “Toss No Mas” cleanup event from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022. Keep Las Cruces Beautiful, the City of Las Cruces...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Discover Las Cruces Public Art with a Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

The Las Cruces Public Art Program introduces “Discover Las Cruces Public Art,” a public art audio stories pilot program, with a scavenger hunt beginning Oct. 3, 2022, through the end of the October.Nine public art pieces from the Las C...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Discover Las Cruces Public Art with a Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

The Las Cruces Public Art Program introduces “Discover Las Cruces Public Art,” a public art audio stories pilot program, with a scavenger hunt beginning Oct. 3, 2022, through the end of the October. Nine public art pieces from...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Discover Las Cruces Public Art with a Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

The Las Cruces Public Art Program introduces “Discover Las Cruces Public Art,” a public art audio stories pilot program, with a scavenger hunt beginning Oct. 3, 2022, through the end of the October. Nine public art pieces from the Las Cruces publ...

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Quality of Life
Posted on: September 23, 2022

NMSU PARTNERSHIP: Follow Up

NMSU Partnership

By C.T Barnes

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 9.23.22

Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) first partnered with the Electric Utility Management Program (EUMP) at New Mexico State University (NMSU) during the 2022 Spring Semester. When we first spoke with LCU Utiliti...

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Utilities
Posted on: September 21, 2022

"Dig into the Past" with the Las Cruces Museums

Pick and Rocks Paleontology

Dig deep into Earth’s history with the Las Cruces Museums and local paleontology and archaeology experts from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., and Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 21, 2022

"Dig into the Past" with the Las Cruces Museums

Pick and Rocks Paleontology

Dig deep into Earth’s history with the Las Cruces Museums and local paleontology and archaeology experts from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., and Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St. ...

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Museum News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

"Dig into the Past" with the Las Cruces Museums

Pick and Rocks Paleontology

Dig deep into Earth’s history with the Las Cruces Museums and local paleontology and archaeology experts from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., and Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St. ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Red Hawk Golf Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Red Hawk Golf Road, just south of Arroyo Road, will be closed to traffic starting September 22, 2022 for the installation of a new sewer main as part of a private housing development. Detour routes onto Sonoma Ranch will be in place. The work is ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Red Hawk Golf Road Closure

Road Closed Sign

Red Hawk Golf Road, just south of Arroyo Road, will be closed to traffic starting September 22, 2022 for the installation of a new sewer main as part of a private housing development. Detour routes onto Sonoma Ranch will be in place. The work is ...

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Public Works News
Posted on: September 20, 2022

New York Times Available Through Branigan Library

Newspaper

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to announce access to the New York Times, New York Times Cooking, and New York Times Games.Access to these resources is generously made possible by the State Library of New Mexico to library users throughout the...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 20, 2022

New York Times Available Through Branigan Library

Newspaper

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to announce access to the New York Times, New York Times Cooking, and New York Times Games. Access to these resources is generously made possible by the State Library of New Mexico to library users thro...

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Library News
Posted on: September 20, 2022

New York Times Available Through Branigan Library

Newspaper

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library is pleased to announce access to the New York Times, New York Times Cooking, and New York Times Games. Access to these resources is generously made possible by the State Library of New Mexico to library users thro...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2022

East Mulberry Avenue Road Closure

Orange barrels on street

Construction work on east Mulberry Avenue, from Elder Street to Evelyn Street, will begin Monday, Sept. 19, 2022, and will last approximately two weeks. Construction signs will be placed ahead of the construction zone warning motorists of constru...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2022

East Mulberry Avenue Road Closure

Orange barrels on street

Construction work on east Mulberry Avenue, from Elder Street to Evelyn Street, will begin Monday, Sept. 19, 2022, and will last approximately two weeks. Construction signs will be placed ahead of the construction zone warning motorists of constru...

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Public Works News
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Pilot Study Decreases Odor of Wastewater

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By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin on 9.16.22

For nearly a year, Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) has been conducting a new pilot study to see how they can continue and expand the mitigation of odors from wastewater that travels miles through sewe...

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Utilities
Posted on: September 15, 2022

October STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

Dinosaur Skeleton

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer free Science, Technology, Education and Math programs for children and families this October. Admission to the museum and programs are free. “Nature & Science Discove...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 15, 2022

October STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

Dinosaur Skeleton

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer free Science, Technology, Education and Math programs for children and families this October. Admission to the museum and programs are free.  “Nature & Science Discove...

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Museum News
Posted on: September 15, 2022

October STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

Dinosaur Skeleton

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer free Science, Technology, Education and Math programs for children and families this October. Admission to the museum and programs are free.  “Nature & Scien...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Fall Break Programming at the Las Cruces Museums

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

The Las Cruces Museum System will host free, drop-in activities Tuesday through Friday, Sept. 27 through Oct. 7, during the Las Cruces Public School’s Fall Break.Programs each day will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Visitors can earn a limited-edition...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Fall Break Programming at the Las Cruces Museums

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

The Las Cruces Museum System will host free, drop-in activities Tuesday through Friday, Sept. 27 through Oct. 7, during the Las Cruces Public School’s Fall Break. Programs each day will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Visitors can earn a limited-edition...

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Museum News
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Fall Break Programming at the Las Cruces Museums

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

The Las Cruces Museum System will host free, drop-in activities Tuesday through Friday, Sept. 27 through Oct. 7, during the Las Cruces Public School’s Fall Break. Programs each day will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Visitors can earn a limit...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Out-of-School Time – Fall Break Camp

Out of School Camp

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer a 10-day Fall Break Camp?that will continue to provide enjoyable and dynamic?fall?fun indoors and out, with hands-on activities, crafts, and active games for all ages.The?Fall Break Camp?...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Out-of-School Time – Fall Break Camp

Out of School Camp

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer a 10-day Fall Break Camp?that will continue to provide enjoyable and dynamic?fall?fun indoors and out, with hands-on activities, crafts, and active games for all ages. The?Fall B...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Out-of-School Time – Fall Break Camp

Out of School Camp

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer a 10-day Fall Break Camp?that will continue to provide enjoyable and dynamic?fall?fun indoors and out, with hands-on activities, crafts, and active games for all ages. The?Fall B...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Game Night Out

Game Night

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents Game Night Out at the Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center, 304 W. Bell Ave.

Game Night Out will offer board games for adults ages 18 and older from 6 p.m. to 9 p...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Game Night Out

Game Night

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents Game Night Out at the Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center, 304 W. Bell Ave.

Game Night Out will offer board games for adults ages 18 and older from 6 p.m. to 9 p...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Game Night Out

Game Night

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents Game Night Out at the Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center, 304 W. Bell Ave.

Game Night Out will offer board games for adults ages 18 and older from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. starti...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 9, 2022

New Natural Gas Rate Implementation

New Natural Gas Rate Implementation

By C.T. Barnes 

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin on 9.9.2022

Like everything else, natural gas prices have continuously been on the rise, especially in 2022. Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) is doing everything they can to make sure customers are prepare...

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Utilities
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Las Cruces Parks and Walking Social

Walking

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents Las Cruces Parks and Social, an adult only walking event on Thursday evenings with fun themes and great music.

This program is free to all participants. We will visit different parks through...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Las Cruces Parks and Walking Social

Walking

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents Las Cruces Parks and Social, an adult only walking event on Thursday evenings with fun themes and great music.

This program is free to all participants. We will visit different parks through...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Las Cruces Parks and Walking Social

Walking

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents Las Cruces Parks and Social, an adult only walking event on Thursday evenings with fun themes and great music.

This program is free to all participants. We will visit different parks through...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 4, 2022

Superfund Site Facility Named in Honor of Pascual Rodriguez, Jr.

LCU Griggs Walnut Rodriguez

Published in the Las Cruces Sun News 9.4.2022 

By Cassie McClure 

During the 10th anniversary of the Griggs-Walnut Groundwater Plume Remediation Project at 163 N. Cottonwood St., Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) announced the renaming of the sit...

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Utilities
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Day in the Life: Wastewater Line Maintenance

LCU Eric Garza

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 9.2.22

It was back to the shop for parts for Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Wastewater Line Maintenance Mechanic Eric Garza. The high-pressure water jets had worn down the Vactor truck's hose, the LCU ...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Brush and Boba

Brush and Boba

The Parks & Recreation Department will offer a Brush & Boba class.Instruction will provide a fun and interesting format using a step-by-step tutorial while painting and sipping on Boba tea. Supplies and tea will be provided for the fee of $9 per p...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Brush and Boba

Brush and Boba

The Parks & Recreation Department will offer a Brush & Boba class. Instruction will provide a fun and interesting format using a step-by-step tutorial while painting and sipping on Boba tea. Supplies and tea will be provided for the fee o...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Brush and Boba

Brush and Boba

The Parks & Recreation Department will offer a Brush & Boba class. Instruction will provide a fun and interesting format using a step-by-step tutorial while painting and sipping on Boba tea. Supplies and tea will be provided for the fee o...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 28, 2022

Investing in Employees Benefits Efficiency and Ratepayers

LCU Delilah Walsh Skills Rodeo

Published in the Las Cruces Sun News 8.28.2022 

By Cassie McClure 

When Delilah Walsh entered Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) as its first assistant director in 2019, she knew she had joined a team with a solid foundation in operations that wor...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Day in the Life: Jacob A. Hands Wastewater Treatment Facility

LCU Jordan Kirkham

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 8/26/2022

By Cassie McClure

When we flush, we’re happy that what goes down the toilet and into the pipes is taken away. In Las Cruces, all pipes lead to its own Rome, which Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) has in the Jac...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 21, 2022

LCU Water Conservation Team Grows to Support and Educate Community

LCU Water Conservation Team

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Sun News 8.21.22

During the monsoon season, it’s easy to marvel at the rain that freshens up our yards but might flood our streets. When the water seeps away into the dry soil, residents remember...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 19, 2022

Are You Registered For UtilityHawk Yet? First Year Update

ADA-UtilityHawk-Register page

By C.T. Barnes 

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin on 8/19/2022

Are you one of the 8% of Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) customers registered for UtilityHawk? If not, what is holding you back from taking charge of your natural gas usage, water consumption...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 13, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Internship Program Signs New Student

LCU Intern Jeremiah Avery

By Cassie McClure

Published in Las Cruces Sun News 8.12.22

The newest signee to the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Internship Program, Jeremiah Avery, is moving to Las Cruces to continue to expand his college experience and to explore and cultivate his new care...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Las Cruces Utilities Water Conservation Program Expands

LCU WC Team with City Manager (002)

By Cassie McClure 

Published in Las Cruces Bulletin 08.12.2022.

Water conservation is a community effort. For Las Cruces Utilities (LCU), giving the community the tools and the information residents need to be savvy water conservationists is the ro...

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Utilities
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Mosquito Hotline

Mosquito on Skin

Prevent potential breeding sites from mosquitoes!

 

It’s that time of year again. Everyone is urged to help limit breeding sites for mosquitoes by regularly dumping containers with standing water in them. Did you know it only takes an oun...

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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. 

Business repres...

Read on...

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