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2017 Legal Notices:

Current legal notices are posted below as they are released for publication by the Town. You can find archives of previous years' Legal Notices at the upper left.

  • ORDINANCE NO. 1257
    Posted: March 22, 2017.
    Notice is given of the adoption by the Town Council of the Town of Silver City, New Mexico of its Ordinance No. 1257 on March 21, 2017, relating to Town of Silver City, New Mexico Gross Receipts Tax Improvement Revenue Bonds, Series 2017. The title of the Ordinance is:

    AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF THE TOWN OF SILVER CITY, NEW MEXICO GROSS RECEIPTS TAX IMPROVEMENT REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2017 IN AN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $485,000 FOR THE PURPOSE TO (1) FINANCE ACQUISITION AND CONSTRUCTION OF CERTAIN CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS TO THE TOWN’S JOINT UTILITY SYSTEM FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TOWN AND ITS RESIDENTS, AND (2) PAY COSTS OF ISSUANCE OF THE SERIES 2017 BONDS; PROVIDING THAT THE SERIES 2017 BONDS WILL BE PAYABLE AND COLLECTIBLE FROM AND SECURED BY A PLEDGE OF THE GROSS RECEIPTS TAX DISTRIBUTED TO THE TOWN PURSUANT TO SECTION 7-1-6.4 NMSA 1978, AS AMENDED (THE “STATE-SHARED GROSS RECEIPTS TAX”); PROVIDING FOR THE DISPOSITION OF THE RECEIPTS DERIVED FROM SAID TAX PROCEEDS; PRESCRIBING OTHER DETAILS CONCERNING THE BONDS AND TAX PROCEEDS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO COVENANTS AND AGREEMENTS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH AND THE FORM, TERMS, CONDITIONS AND MANNER OF EXECUTION OF THE BONDS; RATIFYING ALL ACTION PREVIOUSLY TAKEN IN CONNECTION THEREWITH; AND REPEALING ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH.

    The title sets forth a general summary of the subject matter contained in the ordinance.

    Complete copies of the ordinance are on file in the Office of the Town Clerk and are available for inspection and/or purchase during regular office hours. This Notice constitutes compliance with Sections 6-14-4 through 6-14-7 NMSA 1978.

  • ORDINANCE NO. 1256
    Posted: March 22, 2017.
    AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 40, (SOLID WASTE), ARTICLE I (IN GENERAL), SECTION 40-2, AND ARTICLE III (COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL) OF THE TOWN OF SILVER CITY MUNICIPAL CODE

    Sponsored by: Councilor Cynthia Ann Bettison

    PASSED, ADOPTED, AND APPROVED by vote of the Council of the Town of Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico, 21st day of March, 2017.

    /s/ Ken Ladner, Mayor
    /s/ Ann L. Mackie, Town Clerk
    March 21, 2017

    Note: All of the requirements set forth in this Ordinance shall become effective five (5) days after this publication. The complete ordinance is posted on the Town’s website at www.townofsilvercity.org. Copies are available at City Hall, 101 W. Broadway.
  • March 22 Cemetery Board meeting
    Posted: March 17, 2017.
    The Cemetery Board of the Town of Silver City has changed the meeting time of their regular meetings from 1:30 pm to 10:00 am. Their next regular meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 10:00 am at the Public Works Department Administrative Office at 610 E. 8th St., Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
  • March 21 Town Council meeting
    Posted: March 16, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Council will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • Notice of Intent: Ordinance 1255
    Posted: March 14, 2017.
    NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT PROVIDING FOR A LONG-TERM LEASE WITH HIDALGO MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. TO MANAGE AND PROVIDE SERVICES TO THE SILVER CITY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER, UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 48, SECTION 48-24 OF THE TOWN OF SILVER CITY MUNICIPAL CODE

    The Council of the Town of Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico hereby gives notice of its intention to adopt a proposed amendment to the Town of Silver City Municipal Code of Ordinances. This notice is given the title as follows:

    ORDINANCE NO. 1255
    AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT PROVIDING FOR A LONG-TERM LEASE WITH HIDALGO MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. TO MANAGE AND PROVIDE SERVICES TO THE SILVER CITY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER, UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 48, SECTION 48-24 OF THE TOWN OF SILVER CITY MUNICIPAL CODE

    The complete ordinance is posted on the Town’s website, www.townofsilvercity.org.

    Public comments will be accepted until April 11, 2017. Comments may be submitted on the Town’s website, or to info@townofsilvercity.org, or by writing to the Town Council, Town of Silver City, P.O. Box 1188, Silver City, NM 88062. Copies are available at City Hall, 101 W. Broadway.

    Consideration of the final adoption of such proposed ordinance will not take place until at least two weeks subsequent to the date of this notice and only at a public meeting called and held in accordance with Section 3-17-3, N.M.S.A. 1978. Consideration of adoption of said ordinance is currently scheduled for and will not take place prior to April 11, 2017.

    (s) Ann L. Mackie
    Town Clerk
    March 14, 2017
  • April 11 Town Council meeting with public hearing
    Posted: March 8, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Council will hold a public hearing during their regular Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:00 at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The public hearing will consider: A.) Approval/Disapproval of a Restaurant Beer and Wine Liquor License with On Premise Consumption Only with Patio Service. License Application No. 1033863, Applicant Name: Revel, LLC, DBA Revel, Proposed Location: 304 N. Bullard St., Silver City, NM 88061.
  • March 8 Library Board meeting
    Posted: March 5, 2017.
    The Silver City Public Library Board will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:15 pm at the Public Library, 515 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
  • Request for Quotes on Scrap Metal
    Posted: February 24, 2017.
    Quotes are being requested by the Town of Silver City, New Mexico, at City Hall, Purchasing Department, 101 West Broadway, Silver City, New Mexico.

    Quotes duly delivered and submitted will be reviewed on the date and time reflected below:

    Request for Quotes on Scrap Metal
    RFQ 16/17-1
    Closing: March 8, 2017
    @ 11:00 a.m.

    Any quotes received after stated closing date and time will be rejected.  Further details regarding this request for quotes may be obtained at the Purchasing Office Department of the Town of Silver City or by calling (575) 534-6352.

    Until the final award by the Council of the Town of Silver City, said Town reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids, to waive technicalities, to re-advertise, to proceed or otherwise when the best interest of the Town will be realized hereby.  Bids will be submitted sealed and plainly marked with the date and time of opening.


    Town of Silver City
    By: Erika Martinez
    Purchasing Agent

  • Feb. 28 Town Council meeting
    Posted: February 24, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Council will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • March 2 Recycling Committee meeting
    Posted: February 24, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Recycling Advisory Committee will hold a meeting on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 3:00 PM at the Office of Sustainability, 1106 N. Pope St. The public is invited to attend.
  • March 8 Historic Design Review Committee meeting
    Posted: February 16, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Historic Design Review Committee will hold a regular meeting at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 in the Community Development Department at the City Hall Annex/Washington Federal building, 1203 N. Hudson St., Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • PARA LA ELECCIÓN MUNICIPAL REGULAR
    Posted: February 10, 2017.

  • FOR THE REGULAR MUNICIPAL ELECTION TO BE HELD MARCH 7, 2017
    Posted: February 10, 2017.
    NOTICE OF NAMES OF CANDIDATES FOR OFFICE; DESIGNATION OF POLLING PLACES; PRECINCT BOARD MEMBERS AND NOTICE OF ELECTION SCHOOL FOR THE PRECINCT BOARDS

    In connection with the regular municipal election to be held on March 7, 2017 and pursuant to §3-8-30 N.M.S.A. 1978:

    A. Notice is hereby given that the following qualified electors are candidates for public office of the Town of Silver City.

    The candidates’ names are listed in the order that they will appear on the ballot.

    1. District 1 will vote for one Councilor for a two year term:
    • Cynthia Ann Bettison

    2. District 3 will vote for one Councilor for a two year term:
    • Jose A. Ray, Jr.
    B. Notice is hereby given that the following Voting Convenience Center shall be used for the conduct of the Regular Municipal Election to be held on March 7, 2017.

    1. Voters in Consolidated Districts 1 and 3 within the municipality shall vote at the Silver City Woman's Club, 411 Silver Heights Blvd., Silver City, NM.

    2. Voters in the Absentee/Early Voter District will vote at the Office of the Municipal Clerk, City Hall, 101 West Broadway:
    a. Absentee voting on paper ballots (marked in person) begins January 31 and runs through March 3, 2017.
    b. Early voting on paper ballots counted by the Dominion vote tabulator begins February 15 and runs through March 3, 2017.

    C. The following Precinct Board members are appointed:
    CONSOLIDATED DISTRICTS 1 and 3:
    SILVER CITY WOMAN’S CLUB
    411 Silver Heights Blvd.
    Presiding Judge Jean L. Fortenberry
    Judge/Clerk Julia B. Biglin (Translator)
    Judge/Clerk Dora G. Sierra (Translator)
    Judge/Clerk Sarah P. Carrasco (Translator)
    ABSENTEE / EARLY:
    CITY HALL - 101 W. Broadway
    Presiding Judge Angela O. Flanders
    Judge/Clerk C. N. Flanders
    Judge/Clerk Terry Anderson
    ALTERNATES: Candace P. Breen-Lee, Catherine V. Gomez, David P.
    Sylvester, Joe R. Chavez, Joe A. Morales, Marcia Elaine
    Stout, Elaine Carlson, Joanne G. Jimenez

    D. Notice is hereby given that a Precinct Board Election School will be held on March 2, 2017 at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Highway 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The school will begin at 9:00 a.m. and is open to the public.

    Dated this 10th day of February, 2017
    /s/
    Ann L. Mackie, Municipal Clerk
  • February 22 Cemetery Board meeting
    Posted: February 10, 2017.
    The Cemetery Board of the Town of Silver City will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at 1:30 pm at the Public Works Department Administrative Office at 610 E. 8th St., Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
  • Feb. 14 Town Council meeting
    Posted: February 9, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Council will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • Feb. 8 Library Board meeting
    Posted: February 4, 2017.
    The Silver City Public Library Board will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 at 4:15 pm at the Public Library, 515 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
  • February 9 Recycling Advisory Committee meeting
    Posted: January 31, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Recycling Advisory Committee will hold a meeting on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 3:00 PM at the Office of Sustainability, 1106 N. Pope St. The public is invited to attend.
  • Canceled: Feb. 7 Planning and Zoning Commission meeting
    Posted: January 29, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Planning and Zoning Commission has canceled their regular meeting scheduled for 6:00 pm on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. There were no business items to take action on or to discuss, therefore the meeting was canceled.
  • Feb. 8 Historic Design Review Committee meeting
    Posted: January 26, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Historic Design Review Committee will hold a regular meeting at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 in the Community Development Department at the City Hall Annex/Washington Federal building, 1203 N. Hudson St., Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • January 24 Town Council meeting
    Posted: January 19, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Council will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • Canceled: Jan. 25 Cemetery Board meeting
    Posted: January 17, 2017.
    The Cemetery Board of the Town of Silver City has cancelled their regular meeting scheduled for January 25, 2017 at 1:30 pm at the Public Works Department Administrative Office at 610 E. 8th St., Silver City, NM. There were no business items to take action on or to discuss, therefore the meeting was cancelled. The next regular meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 22, 2017.
  • ORDINANCE NO. 1254
    Posted: January 12, 2017.
    ORDINANCE NO. 1254

    AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE DONATION OF THE TRACT OF TOWN-OWNED LAND KNOWN AS THE "OLD HILLCREST HOSPITAL SITE" FOR AN AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT.

    Sponsored by: Councilor Cynthia Ann Bettison

    PASSED, ADOPTED, AND APPROVED by vote of the Council of the Town of Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico, 10th day of January, 2017.

    /s/ Ken Ladner, Mayor
    /s/ Ann L. Mackie, Town Clerk
    Jan. 11, 2017

    Note: All of the requirements set forth in this Ordinance shall become effective five (5) days after this publication. The complete ordinance is posted on the Town’s website at www.townofsilvercity.org. Copies are available at City Hall, 101 W. Broadway.
  • January 10 Town Council meeting
    Posted: January 5, 2017.
    The Town of Silver City Council will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • January 11 Library Board meeting
    Posted: January 4, 2017.
    The Silver City Public Library Board will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at 4:15 pm at the Public Library, 515 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
  • January 11 Library Board meeting
    Posted: January 4, 2017.
    The Silver City Public Library Board will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at 4:15 pm at the Public Library, 515 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
  • Januay 26 Museum Board meeting
    Posted: January 3, 2017.
    The Silver City Museum Board will hold a meeting on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 4:30 PM at the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 West Broadway, Silver City, NM. The public is invited to attend.
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