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Elections Legal & Public Notices
This section provides an archive and record of recent and past Legal Notices for the Elections, including notices for meetings and events that have already taken place:

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Silver City Report
The Silver City Neighborhood Alliance kicks off two great resources this Fall, the quarterly Silver City Report and the Silver City Active Neighborhoods program. The Silver City Report gives everyone an opportunity to build community capacity and to share information about our Town. Copies will be available downtown and on the Town's and Neighborhood Alliance's websites. Learn more!

Opt in to the County's Reverse Emergency Notification System!
An anonymous donor has funded the purchase of a Reverse Emergency Notification System for Grant County. Register your phones, cell phones and email addresses to receive alerts of evacuations, emergency events, road closures and other significant events. The link below will take you to Grant County's Reverse Emergency Notification System for the County. Learn more!

Silver City has updated its annual Parks and Activity Directory, a booklet with information for all ages about all kinds of activity opportunities available in Silver City. Learn more!

Learn more about wildfire dangers and how to create defensible spaces around your home, business and property. Learn more!

Sanitation Schedule
Schedules for the Town of Silver City recycling and refuse pick-up vary on some national holidays. See if your pick-up is effected!

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Check out these sites for information on living, working and doing business in Silver City, Grant County, and New Mexico.

Town of Silver City
Box 1188
Silver City, NM 88062

2015 Municipal Election Information
A regular municipal election for the election of municipal officers shall be held on March 3, 2015. Polls will open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m.

At the regular municipal election, persons shall be elected to fill the following elective offices:
  • District 1 — One Councilor for a two-year term.
  • District 3 — One Councilor for a two-year term.
In accordance with NMSA 1978 §3-8-10, the following districts are consolidated for the regular municipal election:
  • CD01: Consists of Districts 1 and 3
Districts are consolidated and the following location is designated as the polling place for the conduct of the regular municipal election on March 3, 3015:
Silver City Woman’s Club, 411 Silver Heights Blvd., Silver City, New Mexico

Additional Information

To vote in the March 3, 2015 Municipal Election, you must be registered by 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Please contact the Grant County Clerk’s Office at 574-0042 to register to vote or update your voter registration infor-mation (name change , address change, etc.)

Note: New Council District boundaries were adopted by Ordinance No. 1186 on Nov. 8, 2011.  Please check the Council district map at City Hall or the Town's website to confirm your district.

Absentee Voting

To vote Absentee by paper ballot, call the Town Clerk’s Office at 534-6346 and request an “Application for an  Absent Voter Ballot”. The Application must be filled out and received by the Town Clerk’s Office by 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 27, 2015. Absentee Ballots may be returned by mail or in person. If returned in person the Absentee Ballot can only be accepted from the person who voted, their immediate family, or caregiver. All ballots, whether mailed or delivered in person, must be received by the Town Clerk’s Office by 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, 2015 (Election Day).

Early Voting (in person, using voting machine)

The Town Clerk’s Office will serve as the only polling location for Early Voting by paper ballot counted by the Dominion electronic vote tabulator, beginning Wed.,   Feb. 11, 2015 and ending Friday, February 27, 2015. The Town Clerk’s Office is located in City Hall, 101 West Broadway.

Voting District map (pdf)

District Map of Silver City, New Mexico

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