News and General Announcements

City of Elephant Butte

NOTICE OF 30 DAY PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD DRAFT ORDINANCE NO. 180

Notice is hereby given that Draft Ordinance 180 was approved for Public Comment for a 30 day period ending Monday, February 11, 2019, during a duly advertised public meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting of the City of Elephant Butte, NM on January 8, 2019.

Draft Ordinance 180 amends dwelling width requirements in residential zones R-1-A, R-1-C, R-3, addition of storage of boats, RVs on vacant residential lots, conditional permits required for designated types of businesses in C2 zone, regulating standards for installation of manufactured homes in designated zones.

This ordinance can be reviewed in its entirety: Draft Ordinance 180 at City Hall, 103 Water Street, from 8am -12pm and 1pm – 5pm Monday through Friday, or online at www.cityofelephantbutte.com.

Rani Bush

Clerk-Treasurer

Posted: January 11, 2019

Effective Date: January 8, 2019

Notice of Meeting and Intent to Adopt Ordinance 177

City of Elephant Butte
Sierra County, New Mexico
Notice of Meeting and Intent to Adopt Ordinance

The City of Elephant Butte (“City”) hereby gives notice of a regular meeting of the Governing Body (“City Council”) for Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at the Council Chambers, located at 103 Water Ave., Elephant Butte, New Mexico. At such meeting the City Council will consider for adoption the Ordinance described below. Complete copies of the proposed Ordinance are available to interested persons upon request and payment of a reasonable charge during the normal and regular business hours of the City Clerk-Treasurer at 103 Water Ave., Elephant Butte, New Mexico.

If you are an individual with a disability, who is in need of any form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the meeting, please contact the City Clerk-Treasurer at 103 Water Ave., Elephant Butte, New Mexico or (575) 744-4892, ext. 100, at least one week prior to the meeting or as soon as possible. Various formats accessible by the City Clerk-Treasurer can be provided when needed (including Agenda, Minutes and Public Documents). The meeting agenda will be available to the public no later than 72 hours in advance of the meeting, copies of which may be obtained by visiting or contacting the City Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at the address and telephone number listed above.

The title (subject to amendment or substitution) of the proposed Ordinance is:

CITY OF ELEPHANT BUTTE
ORDINANCE NO. 177

AN ORDINANCE PURSUANT TO SECTION 1-22-3.1, NMSA (1978) TO OPT IN TO THE ELECTION OF THE MUNICIPAL OFFICERS OF THE CITY OF ELEPHANT BUTTE IN THE REGULAR LOCAL ELECTION AND ADJUSTMENT OF TERMS OF OFFICE TO CORRESPOND WITH NEW ELECTION DATE

A general summary of the subject matter of the Ordinance is contained in its title. This Notice constitutes compliance with Section 3-17-3, NMSA (1978).

THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
ELEPHANT BUTTE, NEW MEXICO
Eunice Kent, Mayor

By: Rani Bush
City Clerk-Treasurer

City Hall Closed for New Year’s Day

The City of Elephant Butte Offices will be closing at 3pm on Friday December 28th, 2018 with normal business hours resuming Monday December 31st, 2018.

In addition we will be closed on Tuesday January 1st, 2019 in observance of the New Year Holiday.

Have a safe and Happy New Year!

******Winter Weather Advisory******

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Powerful Winter Storm Approaching Sierra County…..Powerful Winter Storm Approaching Sierra County…..In the event of non-emergencies (i.e. power outages) please call 575-894-7111. For all emergencies including rescue assistance, call 911.

Do not use LP devices to heat your home as this will increase the risk of Fire and Asphyxiation. Plan accordingly: in the event of a water line break outside of your property line , please call Brian Burlage at 575-740-8575. All breaks inside of the property line are the homeowners responsibility.

Keep flashlights and cell phone charged and ready for use.
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