Public Notices

Official Notices from Meetings - City Council, P&Z, LTAB and more

ELECTIONS, NOVEMBER 2, 2021 – VOTER INFORMATION

Elephant Butte Elections will be held on November 2, 2021.

Important Dates

October 5 – Absentee ballots may be cast. They can be dropped off in the dropbox at City Hall, 103 Water St.

October 5 – Early in-person voting at locations established by County Clerk.

October 28 – Last day to request an absentee ballot.

October 30 – Early voting ends.

Links for more information:

County Clerk Website

Secretary of State Voter Information

Sierra County Candidates (Change county to Sierra, then click “Search.”)

PDF of Elephant Butte Candidates

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS – KAR TRUCKING LLC & FREEDOM STORAGE LLC – OCTOBER 5, 9:00 AM

Notice is hereby given that KAR Trucking LLC’s Special Use Application & Freedom Storage LLC’s Conditional Use Application will be presented for Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at a regular Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting at 9:00 am, City Hall, 103 Water Street, Elephant Butte. The meeting will also be open to the public through WebEx: (415) 655-0001, Access Code: 126 791 3791, Password: 87935.

KAR Trucking LLC is seeking to renew its annual Special Use Application with the City of Elephant Butte.

Freedom Storage LLC is seeking to register as a new enclosed vehicle, boat, and RV storage within Elephant Butte.

NOTICE OF ADOPTIONS – ORDINANCES 183, 197 & 198

Notice is hereby given that Ordinances 183, 197 & 198 were adopted during a duly advertised public meeting of the governing body of the City of Elephant Butte, NM, on August 18, 2021. 

Ordinance 183 is an ordinance establishing standards for age, condition, and installation of multi-section manufactured homes.

Ordinance 197 is an ordinance amending City Code Section 152 (Signs).

Ordinance 198 is an ordinance establishing zoning and other regulations for cannabis.

Ordinance 183 – Manufactured Home Standards

Ordinance 197 – Signs

Ordinance 198 – Cannabis

/S/ Rani Bush

Clerk-Treasurer

Effective Date: September 1, 2021

CITY COUNCIL ELECTIONS – NOVEMBER 2, 2021, CANDIDATE FILING DAY, TUESDAY, AUGUST 24

Elephant Butte City Council elections will be held on November 2, 2021, for the following positions:

  • Mayor
  • Councilor for a four-year term
  • Councilor for a four-year term
  • Councilor for a two-year term

Those interested in running for any of these positions must file in person with the County Clerk on Tuesday, August 24, 100 N. Date St., Suite 6, Truth or Consequences.

Contact Shelly Trujillo, County Clerk, (575) 894-2840, for more information.

2021 Local Election Candidate Guide

2021 Declaration of Candidacy

Secretary of State Website