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  • Dist. 2 Doña Ana County Commissioner Ramon S. Gonzalez will co-host a community outreach meeting with Dist. 5 City of Sunland Park Councilor Olivia Nunez from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday Dec. 11, at the City of Sunland Park Council Chambers, 1000 McNutt Road.

  •      The Doña Ana County Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Advisory Committee will meet at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 10, in room 1-113, at the Doña Ana County Government Center, 845 North Motel Blvd., in Las Cruces. 

  • The Doña Ana County Flood Commission and the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will sign an agreement to design and construct a dam in the lower Spring Canyon to protect the Village of Hatch. The signing ceremony is open to the public at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the Hatch Community Center, 837 Highway 187 in Hatch. 

  • Doña Ana County Animal Control and Codes Enforcement, along with Planning and Constituent Services personnel, will go door-to-door in the Placitas area on Thursday, Dec. 5 to provide information about domestic animal ordinances, recycling, trash accumulation, inoperable vehicles, weed control and other potential environmental and zoning codes violations.

  •  After completing the 10-week-long Basic Detention Officers’ Academy, five cadets will be sworn in at a graduation ceremony in the Commission Chambers of the Doña Ana County Government Center, 845 N. Motel Blvd. at 10 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 6.

  •              In his annual investment presentation to the Doña Ana Board of County Commissioners Tuesday, county treasurer Eric L. Rodriguez reported a 70 percent increase in investment earnings – a significant spike over recent years.

  •       Doña Ana County and Vitalant, formerly United Blood Services will host a holiday blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Friday Dec. 6 in the north wing of the Doña Ana County Government Center, 845 N. Motel Blvd.

  •  Most Doña Ana County offices will be cHappy Thanksgiving!losed Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29 to enable employees to observe the Thanksgiving holiday.