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  •             The Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Department has scheduled at least two DWI checkpoints and saturation patrols during the month of April. These activities are part of an ongoing effort to reduce DWI-related crashes, injuries and deaths.

  •             The Doña Ana County Treasurer’s office has mailed second-half property tax notices. County Treasurer Eric L.

  •            Applications are available for residents of Doña Ana County and El Paso willing to serve on the Jetport Advisory Board for the Doña Ana County International Jetport at Santa Teresa.

  •      The Mesilla Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) invites Las Cruces and Doña Ana County residents to attend their next open house on Tuesday, April 23 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Munson Senior Center, 975 S. Mesquite Street. Residents are encouraged to drop in any time during the open house to provide their input as part of the Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) update. 

  •            Doña Ana County Animal Control and Codes Enforcement, along with Planning and Constituent Services personnel, will be going door-to-door in the Anthony areas of Warthen Road, Los Olivos Road, and Shrode Road on Thursday, April 18 to offer education on domestic animal ordinances, recycling, trash accumulation, inoperable vehicles, wee

  •             Extreme winds, blowing dust and limited visibility have forced a portion of Doña Ana Road to be closed Wednesday.

  •              The administrative offices of the Doña Ana County Utilities Department has announced they will close for the lunch hour beginning April 24.

  •             Doña Ana County employees and the general public donated 39 pints of blood on Friday, April 5 during the county’s annual spring blood drive held in the rotunda of the Doña Ana County Government Center at 845 N. Motel Blvd.

  •             According to the Doña Ana County Assessor’s Office, notices of value were mailed to property owners on April 1, 2019 for the 2019 tax year, and the deadline looms if property owners wish to file a protest.