News and General Announcements

City of Elephant Butte

******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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NOTICE OF 30 DAY PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD ORDINANCE NO.178

Notice is hereby given that Draft Ordinance 178 was approved for Public Comment for a 30 day period ending Monday, January 14, 2019, during a duly advertised public meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting of the City of Elephant Butte, NM on December 13, 2018.

Draft Ordinance 178 is an amendment of Section 40 of Chapter 51 of the City of Elephant Butte New Mexico Ordinance Number 119, Customer Complaint Procedures for Charges for Wastewater and Amendment of Chapter 51 Section 43 Voluntary Discontinuance of Service of the City of Elephant Butte Wastewater of Ordinance 119 dated 05.20.2009.

This ordinance can be reviewed in its entirety: Draft Ordinance 178 or at City Hall, 103 Water Street, from 8am -12pm and 1pm – 5pm Monday through Friday.

Rani Bush

Clerk-Treasurer

Posted:  December 14, 2018

Effective Date: December 13, 2018

NOTICE OF 30 DAY PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD – ORDINANCE NO. 179

Notice is hereby given that Draft Ordinance 179 was approved for Public Comment for a 30 day period ending Monday, January 14, 2019, during a duly advertised public meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting of the City of Elephant Butte, NM on December 13, 2018.

Draft Ordinance 179 amends Sections Ill, IV, V, VI, VIII and IX of Ordinance No. 131, entitled “Animal Control Ordinance,” providing for amendments to the definitions and to the provisions for containment of animals, registration and vaccination requirements, enforcement, penalties and other regulatory provisions, adding a table of contents, an effective date, provisions for minor corrections and codification, and repealing all ordinance and code provisions inconsistent with this ordinance.

This ordinance can be reviewed in its entirety Draft Ordinance 179 or at City Hall, 103 Water Street, from 8am -12pm and 1pm – 5pm Monday through Friday.

Rani Bush

Clerk-Treasurer

Posted:  December 14, 2018

Effective Date: February 13, 2018

NOTICE OF ADOPTION –ORDINANCE NO. 176

Notice is hereby given that Ordinance 176 was adopted during a duly advertised public meeting of the governing body of the City of Elephant Butte, NM on November 7, 2018.

Ordinance 176 is referenced as an Ordinance repealing Section 131.08 of the City of Elephant Butte Code of Ordinances identifying the criminal offense of vagrancy.

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

/S/ Rani Bush

Clerk-Treasurer

Posted:  November 12, 2018

Effective Date: November 7, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing

CITY OF ELEPHANT BUTTE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ELEPHANT BUTTE WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING THE FINAL BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018-201 AT ITS REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING ON JULY 18, 2018 AT 2:00PM IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS AT 103 WATER STREET, ELEPHANT BUTTE, NEW MEXICO.

 

Posted: 6/29/2018

/S/ Melissa Apodaca, Clerk-Treasurer

Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the City Council will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 2:00pm at City Hall, 103 Water Street. The purpose of this hearing shall to adopt the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Interim Budget.  A workshop discussion will precede the hearing at 1pm.

Copies of the proposed interim budget will be available for public inspection at City Hall 72 hours prior to the hearing during normal business hours Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm  and 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Please contact the City Clerk at 575-7444-4982 X100 with questions regarding the ordinance or at least 48 hours in advance of the public hearing should you require special accommodations.

/S/ Karen Rieth, CMC, CPO

Clerk-Treasurer

Published:

Sentinel  4/13/2018

Herald 4/18/2018