Doña Ana County News
AMENDED: COUNTY COMMISSION SCHEDULES REGULAR MEETING ON FEBRUARY 12, 2013
The following will be considered at the Regular Meeting of the Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners to be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. in the Doña Ana County Commission Chambers, 1st Floor, Doña Ana County Government Center, 845 North Motel Boulevard, Las Cruces:
|Full AMENDED Agenda Packet||bocc_2013_02_12_Amended.pdf PDF (5 mb)|
|Pledge of Allegiance|
|Roll Call of Commission Members Present and Determination of Quorum.|
|COMMISSION CONVENES AS THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND THE COUNTY BOARD OF FINANCE IN OPEN SESSION.|
|CHANGES TO THE AGENDA – M. Sue Padilla, Interim County Manager, will discuss|
|PET SHOWCASE – ASCMV Staff will present|
|Pages||1.||MINUTES – Regular Meeting of January 23 and Special Meeting of January 29, 2013|
EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION – The Commission will recognize Doña Ana County employees for their years of service to Doña Ana County – Jess Williams, Public Information Director/Commission Liaison, will present.
|3.||Presentation on Solid Waste Issues Facing Doña Ana County – M. Sue Padilla, Interim County Manager, will introduce.|
|4.||Presentation on a Proposed Joint Planning Agreement for New Mexico State Trust Lands between Doña Ana County and the Commissioner of Public Lands for the State of New Mexico – Daniel Hortert, Community Development Director, will present.|
|5.||Presentation by the Mesilla Valley Economic Development Alliance: A Mid-Year Update – Daniel Hortert, Community Development Director, will introduce.|
|CONSENT AGENDA - The Board will be asked to approve by one motion the following items of recurring or routine business:|
|6.||Acknowledgement of Receipt and Public Filing of the Treasurer’s Report for the Month of December 2012 – David Gutierrez, County Treasurer, will discuss.|
|7.||Approve Award of Request for Proposal 13-0025 for Crash Investigation Training Services and Delegate Signature Authority to the County Manager for Related Contract Documents – Todd Garrison, Sheriff, will discuss.|
|8.||Approve the Purchase of Duty Ammunition by the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office from GT Distributors, Inc. Utilizing State of New Mexico SPD #20-000-00-00027, Amendment #2 – Todd Garrison, Sheriff, will discuss.|
|9.||Ratify Out-of-State Travel for Community Outreach Specialist to Attend the Health Connect One’s National Action Summit in Washington, D.C. – Silvia Sierra, Health and Human Services Director, will discuss.|
|10.||Direct Staff to Take Necessary Actions to Arrange for a Special Bond Election for Financing of Capital Improvements, Including a New 911 Facility – Bill Noland, Finance Director, will discuss.|
|11.||Resolution Regarding Memorandum of Agreement Among the New Mexico Spaceport Authority, Doña Ana County, New Mexico and Sierra County, New Mexico, for Improvements to Doña Ana County Roads E-070, E-071 and E-072, and to Sierra County Road A-013 – Chuck McMahon, Interim Assistant County Manager, will discuss.|
|12.||Approve Publication of Title and General Summary and of Notice to Hold a Public Hearing to Consider and Adopt an Ordinance Approving the ADC Telecommunications, Inc. (“ADC”), Local Economic Development Act (“LEDA”) Project Proposal and Approving the Project Participation Agreement (“PPA”) Governing the Terms and Conditions of the Said Project – Chuck McMahon, Interim Assistant County Manager, will discuss.|
|13.||Approve Resolution Directing Interim County Manager to Negotiate Terms of Possible Acquisition of Real Property for Relocation of Mesilla Valley Regional Dispatch Authority Building – Sue Padilla, Interim County Manager, will discuss.|
|14.||Approve an Ordinance Amending the Code of the County of Doña Ana, Chapter 200 Thereof, Entitled Fireworks, to Add Provisions Relating to Specialty Retailer Sales and Possession of Aerial and Ground Audible Fireworks – Karen Perez, Chair, will discuss.|
|15.||Lynn Ellins, County Clerk, will present to the Commission any claims received by Doña Ana County.|
|COMMISSION MAY CONVENE IN CLOSED SESSION|
COMMISSION MAY CONVENE IN CLOSED SESSION to discuss threatened or pending litigation related to the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office (DASO) and limited personnel matters arising in DASO and Fire Marshal’s Office, as authorized by the Open Meetings Act, § 10-15-1 (H) (7) and (2) respectively.
COMMISSION MAY CONVENE IN OPEN SESSION to take action, if any, on the closed session items.
COMMISSION ADJOURNS AS THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND THE COUNTY BOARD OF FINANCE IN OPEN SESSION.
THIS AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
NOTE: Doña Ana County will ensure effective communication with individuals with disabilities and will, upon request, provide auxiliary communication aids and services to afford those individuals equal opportunity for participation in Doña Ana County sponsored meetings, events, or activities. Any request should be made to the Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, in writing, or by phone, as soon as possible prior to the event at which accommodation is needed. If you have any questions regarding examples of reasonable accommodations, please contact the ADA Coordinator, at 525-5884 (voice) or 525-2951 (TTY), 845 N. Motel Blvd. Las Cruces, NM 88007.
Spanish language interpretation services are now available upon request for participation in Doña Ana County sponsored meetings, events, or activities. Please contact the Health & Human Services Department at 525-5870, at least 48 hours prior to the event. Servicios de interpretación en las juntas será disponible por petición. Por favor llame al 525-5870 por lo menos 48 horas por adelantado para pedir este servicio.
New Mexico Flag Salute:
I salute the Flag of the State of New Mexico, the Zia Symbol of Perfect Friendship among United Cultures.