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Posted on: March 21, 2023

State of the City 2023

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Las Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima will deliver his annual State of the City Address at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2023, in Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main Street.

The State of the City Address will highlight the City’s accomplishments...

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Posted on: March 14, 2023

Now Hiring - Apply Today

Police Officer

LCPD is offering generous incentives for cadets. The incentives include:

  • Up to $25,000 recruitment and retention incentive payment for new cadets.
  • $20/hour during academy; $30/hour overtime.
  • $24/hour at graduation; $36/hour overtime.
  • $26/hour after probationa...
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Posted on: March 9, 2023

2023 Annual Action Plan

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The City of Las Cruces Housing and Neighborhood Services Section has prepared the 2023 Annual Action Plan. 

This is part of the Program Year (PY) 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan and Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice for the use of its Com...

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Posted on: March 22, 2023

Opportunity Las Cruces

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Opportunity Las Cruces, a partnership between the City of Las Cruces and Doña Ana Community College, are happy to announce Professional Skills Development classes for Spring 2023!”

Essential Computer Skills:

- Basic Computer Skills

- Internet Basi...

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Posted on: February 15, 2023

Financial Literacy Class

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Learn How to Be Financially Savvy!The City of Las Cruces and the United Way of Southwest New Mexico will once again hold a FREE 6-part financial literacy program to learn the basics of finance through a range of class topics.Attending the entire program w...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

University Avenue Water Road Improvements

Pre Construction

A Pre-Construction Public Awareness Meeting for the University Avenue Water Line and Mill Overlay Improvements Project will be at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023, in the Senate Chambers, Room 302, at Corbett Center Student Union, at New Mexico State Unive...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Storefront Repair Fund Grants

Storefront Grant

The City of Las Cruces, through the Economic Development Department, is leveraging as much as $400,000 in federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to support the economic recovery of small businesses who experienced property damage because of the neg...

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Posted on: December 19, 2022

RoadRUNNER Transit is Now Zero Fare

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RoadRUNNER Transit is proud to announce its zero fare service, providing an innovative public transit option for riders in the region. This zero fare service allows riders to enjoy unlimited rides on RoadRUNNER buses at no cost. 

The zero fare sys...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Minimum Wage Increase 2023

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Pursuant to the Las Cruces Municipal Code (LCMC) and New Mexico Senate Bill 437 (NM SB 437), the minimum wage will increase, effective January 1, 2023.

Under SB 437, the State of New Mexico minimum wage will increase to $12.00 per hour on January 1, 2023. ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2022

UPDATED Community Development Hours

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Thank you for adjusting with the Community Development Department's changes in hours for the month of January.

We appreciate your allowing us to take necessary time to train our staff. We hope with this revision of office hours we are better able ...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

New Website Bid Module

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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...

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