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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Parks Upkeep on Forefront of Parks & Recreation Priorities

Park

The City of Las Cruces – specifically the Parks & Recreation Department – is launching a new way community members can hear messages directly from the director. The Director’s Message is a new feature on the City&rsqu...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 4, 2020

More City Parks to Open After Labor Day

Cartoon Ziggy with back toward you  turning around to look at you

The Las Cruces community’s hard work to follow COVID guidelines is paying off and because conditions are improving citywide, the City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will reopen additional parks effective Tuesday September 8, as ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Iconic Native American Sculpture Undergoes Annual TLC

Apodaca Park Statue clean up

“Dineh”, the iconic Native American sculpture created by artist Peter Wolf Toth and located in Apodaca Park on the corner of Main Street and Madrid Avenue, will undergo its annual preservation treatment today, August 26, reported the P...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 19, 2020

Keep Las Cruces Beautiful is Awarded New Mexico Clean and Beautiful Grant

Keep Las Cruces Beautiful Graphic

The New Mexico Tourism Department (NMTD) has announced that the City of Las Cruces Keep Las Cruces Beautiful (KLCB) program is one of only 37 recipients that have been awarded a New Mexico Clean and Beautiful Grant. The grant is given to local governments...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

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Parks and Recreation