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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Road Maintenance for Various Streets

Chip Seal

City of Las Cruces Streets Management began applying today, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, a chip seal surface treatment on various streets. The work is scheduled to be completed Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. However, this schedule is subject to change.

Streets to...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Coffee and Conversation with City Councilor Gill Sorg

Sorg-Gill

Councilor Gill Sorg is hosting an informal
coffee meeting with District 5 residents between 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday,September 28, at the Starbucks coffee house on 3981 Bataan Memorial West, which
is on the corner at Sonoma Ranch Boulevard. 

Thi...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Bank Customers Targeted in Multiple Incidents

Crime Stoppers Bank Customers Honda collage 4 pics

Police in Las Cruces and Carlsbad are warning bank customers to be aware of their surroundings after several incidents of patrons leaving a bank and being targeted by unknown persons who appear to be traveling in a gold Honda Accord.

In two incidents withi...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Volunteers Needed for Team Up to Clean Up District 3 Event

Team Up Clean

Get
rid of weeds, trash and junk, graffiti and other debris in your neighborhoodthe Team Up to Clean Up way. The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation
Department’s Keep Las Cruces Beautiful (KLCB) will conduct its next Team Up toClean-...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Adults Suspected of Providing Alcohol to Teens

Adults Providing Alcohol

Las
Cruces police arrested a pair of adults suspected of providing alcohol to threeteenagers left in their care.

 

Daphne
Spencer, 38, and Brette Reese, 20, both of the 1100 block of Brownlee Avenue,are charged with three counts each of contr...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2019

City Introduces Improved Website Designed with the User in Mind!

"Ask The"

It is now easier and faster to find online information about the City of Las Cruces. The City has an improved website that can make life simpler through a new layout, easier navigation, social media integration and ways that users can register to receive ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Three Children

Piero R. Buenrostro mug

Police arrested a Las Cruces man suspected of sexually assaulting three children who lived in his home.

Piero R. Buenrostro, 45, is charged with three counts of criminal sexual contact of a minor. All three counts are third-degree felonies.

Las Cruces polic...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Lohman Avenue Lane Closure

Construction workers digging

A lane closure on the westbound, outside lane of Lohman Avenue from Nacho Drive to Telshor Boulevard will continue through September 20 while Kelly Cable installs a new telecommunication infrastructure for CenturyLink. Work will take place between 7 a.m. ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2019

E. Union Avenue Lane Closure

Man working on backflow prevention

Las Cruces motorists are advised that the eastbound outside lane of Union Ave. between S. Main Street to Stern Drive will continue to experience a lane closure through September 20th while Kelly Cable continues to install new telecommunication infrastruct...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Volunteers Sought for Crisis Intervention Response Team

Volunteer City of Las Cruces

The Las Cruces Police Department’s Victims’ Assistance Unit is accepting applications for volunteers interested in joining CIRT – the Crisis Intervention Response Team.

The Crisis Intervention Response Team works with police o...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 12, 2019

WiFi Now Available Downtown for Public Use

WiFi Available Downtown

The City of Las Cruces Economic Development
Department today announced the launch of a new outdoor public Wifi network atthe Plaza de Las Cruces accessible to all users at no cost. The City hopes to
encourage more downtown visits and longer visits to ...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 11, 2019

High School Equivalency Classes and Information at Branigan Memorial Library

Branigan Library photo

Have you been thinking about getting your General Equivalency Diploma (GED)? Don’t wait any longer. Classes, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., begin Sept. 24, 2019. Registration is not required. Participants will have access to free coaching and materials...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Review the New 50 Meter Community Pool Design

Swimmer

The City of Las Cruces invites residents to review the new fifty-meter community pool design being presented by ASA Architects at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 23 and 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24. Both meetings will be held at City Hall, conference...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Heroes of the World and Nicest Place Celebration to be at Plaza de Las Cruces

Asylum seekers help photo

A celebration to honor Las Cruces volunteers who have assisted asylum seekers and recognition of the City’s selection by Readers Digest Magazine and USA Today as one of the nicest places in the United States will be from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 19, 2019...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Frenger Pool to Close for Annual Inspection

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Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr., will be closed Monday, September 16 through Sunday, September 29 for annual inspection and will reopen Monday, September 30.

During the temporary closure, lap swimmers can use the lanes at the following locations:

  • Laabs Pool,...
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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Clarence H. Fielder: Preserving African American Heritage at the Branigan Cultural Center

Branigan Cultural Center Gallery

The Phillips Chapel Restoration Groups presents “Clarence H. Fielder: Preserving African American Heritage” at the Branigan Cultural Center at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 21.

Clarence Fielder (1928 – 2015) was a community...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

STEAMpunk – Barbara McClintock at the Museum of Nature & Science

museum of nature and science

The Museum of Nature & Science presents “STEAMpunk – Barbara McClintock,” at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. The program is free and open to the public.

Barbara McClintock (1902-1992) received the Nobel Prize for medi...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Billiards Tournament at Munson Senior Center

August 2019 Winners

Henry Telles won the Munson Senior Center’s monthly 8-ball billiards tournament held on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Pictured left to right are August winners:

1st place – Henry Telles

2nd place – Karl Kinstle

3rd place &ndas...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

“Super Scientists” Drop-in Activities at the Museum of Nature & Science

museum of nature and science

The Museum of Nature & Science presents “Super Scientists,” drop-in activities on listed Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon. Entry to the museum and program are free, and no registration is required. Drop-in activities are appropriate for all ages.

Septemb...

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News Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Voices of Change: LGBTQ Activism at the Branigan Cultural Center

LGBT Voices

The Branigan Cultural Center is pleased to announce Voices of Change: LGBTQ Activism, a new exhibit that highlights the stories of LGBTQ individuals and organizations from southern New Mexico, as well as national and state landmark social justice events a...

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News Releases
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Political Signs

Due to numerous complaints of sign violations in elections past and in an attempt to be proactive, all candidates for election are being advised of the ordinances pertaining to the placement and duration of political signs.

For more information or to repor...

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