News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2022

City Council to Meet Dec. 5, 2022

City Councilors

The Las Cruces City Council will meet at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, in Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main St., for a regularly scheduled meeting.

City Council will consider the adoption of a Resolution that would suspend fares for RoadRUNNER Tran...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Salvation Army Toy Run is Saturday

Saturday Toy Run

The Salvation Army Toy Run, from 11 a.m. to about noon Saturday, Dec. 3, will temporarily close several intersections throughout the city.The Toy Run begins in the parking lot of the former Kmart store, 1900 Bataan Memorial East. The event will include an...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Porch Piracy Project Nabs Suspect

Porch Piracy Project Nabs Suspect

Las Cruces police are working special projects to deter porch piracy and, on Wednesday, made an arrest.Gabriel J. Sierra, 34, was arrested Wednesday afternoon and is charged with one count of larceny up to $500.LCPD Community Outreach officers were workin...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Recap of Nov. 28, 2022 City Council Work Session

City Councilors

With consensus from the Las Cruces City Council, City staff will continue development of a Tree Care Ordinance.

At a work session on Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, City Council reviewed and discussed a draft of the proposed Ordinance. A Tree Care Ordinance would h...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 18, 2022

2023 Adult Indoor Volleyball League Team Registration

Volleyball

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer team registration for the 2023 Adult Indoor Volleyball League. The league will offer co-ed divisions in?Gold, Silver, and Bronze, as well as women's competitive and recreational ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Safety Urged while Preparing Thanksgiving Feast

Deepfrying Turkey

Fire departments throughout the U.S. respond to more structure fires during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays than during any other time of year.The sources of many holiday fires include heating units, faulty lighting – and cooking.The Las...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 17, 2022

Downtown Business Watch Meeting will be December 8

Las Cruces Downtown area

A public meeting regarding enhanced safety for downtown businesses will be conducted at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8 at the Rio Grande Theatre, 211 N. Main St.

The meeting will be moderated by the Las Cruces Police Department. Topics of discussion during the...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 17, 2022

December STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

Dinosaur skull

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer free programs for children and families this December. Admission to the museum and programs is free. “Nature & Science Discovery PreK”10 a.m. every Thursday...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 17, 2022

"Celebrate the Holidays with Events at the Depot"

Railroad Museum with a Christmas tree

The Las Cruces Railroad Museum, 351 N. Mesilla St., will celebrate winter and the holidays throughout December.

Holiday at the DepotEnjoy the sparkle of winter and holiday decorations as night falls on the depot! Visit the Railroad Museum during our specia...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 16, 2022

Ornament Decorating Class at Frank O'Brien Papen Community Center

Assorted craft supplies on a table

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department and Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center will offer an ornament decorating class.

There will be four classes offered from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Nov. 29 and ending Dec. 20 at th...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 16, 2022

PowerUP Las Cruces Presents First Electric Expo and Training Event

Window with PowerUp sign

Educational event will showcase the latest in electric technology and testing

The City of Las Cruces, in partnership with the Las Cruces Convention Center, announces the first annual PowerUP Las Cruces Expo and Training on Jan. 20, 2023, and Jan. 21, 2023....

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 14, 2022

RoadRUNNER Transit to Begin a Zero Fare Trial Program

People getting on a city bus

RoadRUNNER Transit will begin a zero-fare trial period that will go into effect Monday, Nov. 28, 2022.?No rider will have to pay a fare to use the City’s transit services.

Zero fare will remain in place indefinitely to allow time to assess the feasibility ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 10, 2022

Safety Tips for Holiday Shoppers

Shopping cart sign in parking lot

The holiday shopping season is fast approaching, and consumers will be patronizing their favorite stores the next several weeks.Crimes of opportunity – including auto burglaries when vehicles are left unlocked and unattended – tend to ...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: November 1, 2022

Las Cruces International Film Festival & Visit Las Cruces Presents "Visit Las Cruces Stories"

city mural in downtown las cruces

The Las Cruces International Film Festival and Visit Las Cruces announce a public call for entries for the “Visit Las Cruces Stories” video contest.The public is encouraged to participate to show off what Las Cruces has to offer as a t...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 20, 2022

"José Guadalupe Posada: Legendary Printmaker of Mexico" Opens at the Museum of Art

Dancing skeletons

Join us at the Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St., for a new exhibition, “José Guadalupe Posada: Legendary Printmaker of Mexico,” featuring more than 60 pieces of the artist’s work as well as contemporaneous...

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City Manager Report
Posted on: October 18, 2022

November STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

Dinosaur skull

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer free programs for children and families this November. Admission to the museum and programs are free. “Nature & Science Discovery PreK”10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Th...

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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 representatives ...
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City Manager Report