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       Apr. 28, 2015                 

Stay current on the NM 90/Hudson Street Bridge project here!


Community Development Department Legal & Public Notices
This section provides an archive and record of recent and past Legal Notices for the Community Development Department, 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.

Learn more about the Open Meetings Act!

Have your say!

We also welcome comments on the Town's web site and other issues!

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!

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
Box 1188
Silver City, NM 88062

Boston Hill remediation under consideration
The NM Energy, Minerals, and Natural Resources Department Abandoned Mine Lands Program is considering performing remediation work on the abandoned mines on Boston Hill.  The Albuquerque design firm of Dekker Perich Sabatini is asking the community what types of projects, if any, it would prefer to see on Boston Hill, and will develop a plan to implement them. 

A presentation about the planning process (PDF), including the public outreach portion, was presented to the Town Council at its January 8, 2013 meeting. An update (PDF) was presented to the Town Council at its October 8, 2013 meeting.

For more information about the Boston Hill initiative and project, please contact the project leaders:

John A. Kretzmann, P.E., Program Manager of the Abandoned Mine Land Program State of New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department Mining and Minerals Division Wendell Chino Building
1220 S. St. Francis Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: (505) 476-3423
Fax: (505) 476-3402
Email: john.kretzmann.state.nm.us

Ken Romig, ASLA, Associate
Dekker, Perich, Sabatini
7601 Jefferson NE, Suite 100
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Phone: (505) 923-3598
Fax: (505) 761-4222
Email: kenr@dpsdesign.org

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