The Town of Silver City will host a reception for the public to meet the two finalists for the position of Police Chief, Geoffrey Herweg and Freddie Portillo. The reception will be held at the Veteran's Conference Center, lobby area, on Friday, March 22, from 6pm to 8pm.
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Mar. 20, 2019
Silver City Museum Legal & Public Notices This section provides an archive and record of recent and past Legal Notices for the Silver City Museum, including notices for meetings and events that have already taken place:
Open Meetings Act Compliance Public access to the proceedings and decision-making processes of governmental boards, agencies and commissions is an essential element of a properly
functioning democracy. We believe strongly in open government. Meetings held by public officials to discuss public business, particularly when conducted with the public taxpayers’ money, are the taxpayers’ business. The Open Meetings Act is one of New Mexico’s 'good government' laws, and it deserves the full support of all New Mexicans.
We also welcome
comments on the Town's web site and other issues!
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!
Other useful sites: Check out these sites for information on living, working and doing business in Silver City, Grant County, and New Mexico.
Town of Silver City
Silver City, NM 88062
Housed in the restored 1881 Mansard/Italianate H. B. Ailman House, the Silver City Museum presents an annual schedule of unique exhibits and programs that tell the stories and celebrate the rich and diverse history and cultural heritage of southwestern New Mexico. Drawing from over 30,000 historic photographs and artifacts in its collection, the changing exhibits weave a tapestry through time of events and cultures coming together to create one of the most intriguing regions in the Southwest.
Along with discovering the past, you can always find something new and fun to do at the museum. To experience the many stories that continue to unfold, the museum offers a wide variety of intriguing programs and hands-on learning opportunities for the whole family to delve into the lives and traditions from the past to the present.
The museum is located at 312 West Broadway. Opened in 1967, the museum is a department of the Town of Silver City with support from the Silver City Museum Society and a dedicated corps of staff and volunteers. Also, the mayor of Silver City appoints members from the community to an advisory Silver City Museum Board. They participate in the process of continuous improvement of service to the citizens of and visitors to Silver City and Grant County. The museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.