city of albuquerque


V.26 No.15 | 4/13/2017

Council Watch

Solidarity, Justice and Ted Gallegos

Council considers local issues

Council acknowledges Sikh contributions, get schooled in love by The Don, considers buying La Cuentista properties and prepares for Nob Hill sidewalks.

V.26 No.13 | 3/30/2017

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Planning, Narcan and Petie Gibson

Council addresses a variety of civic issues

Council hears about integrated development ordinance, sets APD naloxone time frame and calls for a study on merging city and county public safety departments.
V.26 No.11 | 3/16/2017

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Planning, Gender Equality and Forensics

Council meeting productive, progressive

Neighborhoods want more time to weigh in on ABC to Z project, Pay Equity Initiative seeks better pay equity, Council wants new rape kits processed within 3 months and Nob Hill sidewalks are envied.
V.26 No.9 | 3/2/2017
Trudy Jones roundup

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Council Reiterates Immigrant-Friendly Stance

Overflowing crowd cheers city policy

City resources denied to feds, boards appointed, capital projects set up for funding and decibel threshold lowered.
V.26 No.6 | 2/9/2017
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Michael Vadon

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Albuquerque is Immigrants

Council considers sanctuary, law enforcement, low-income housing

The latest Council meeting focused on the status of immigrants in the Duke City.
V.26 No.4 | 1/26/2017
crystal ball

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A Comprehensive Plan

Council meeting focuses on metro area’s future

Residents up in arms over Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Comprehensive Plan process, timeline and inclusiveness.
V.26 No.2 | 1/12/2017

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A Transfer Station, a Farm and Kovitz

Council begins 2017 with five hour flair

The Albuquerque City Council had their hands full at their first meeting of 2017, discussing the proposed Edith Transfer Station, Candelaria Farm and Marshall Kovitz, among other important civic issues.
V.25 No.51 | 12/22/2016
The council considers transportation legislation at a recent meeting
Eric Williams Photography

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Firefighters, Bureaucracy and the Budget

The last council meeting of 2016

Council is confronted by a revenue shortfall, begins to address the sexual assault evidence kit backlog and gives AFD a new fire truck.
V.25 No.49 | 12/8/2016

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Respect, The New Boss and Narcan

Council takes action on many measures

Isaac Benton takes over as president, naloxone to be put into first-aid kits in public places and thumbs down to waiving bus fares along Central during ART construction.
V.25 No.47 | 11/24/2016

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Council Weighs in on APD and Thanksgiving

Also on agenda: consent and ditches

Council questions APD about lapel cam footage security, gets a report on auto thefts and quickly glosses over things using their consent agenda.
V.25 No.45 | 11/10/2016

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We’re Dancing in the Show!

Council gambols through civic issues

City Council denied A.R.T. funding contingency plan, updates a law against making threats against public spaces and gives funding to ProView.
V.25 No.42 | 10/20/2016

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Council Discusses Garbage, Naloxone and Stop Lights

Debate on more ART stops also featured

The Albuquerque City Council debates the Edith Transfer Station, the use of Narcan by APD and one more bus stop for ART among other agenda items highlighted during a lengthy meeting this past week.
V.25 No.41 | 10/13/2016
Your City Council hard at work
Eric Williams Photography

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Empowerment, Fees and the Police

Council reckons with many issues

The Albuquerque City Council meets to discuss bus transportation, homeowners’ fees and police plata.
V.25 No.38 | 9/22/2016

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Narcan, Use of Force & Sunshine

Another day in the lives of our City Councilors

Among many issues explored at this week’s meeting: the Albuquerque City Council discusses Narcan, Ginger’s APD Use of Force Report and solar technology in Burque.
V.25 No.37 | 9/15/2016

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ART, Waste Transfer and Schrader’s Warning

Council meets on a variety of issues

Our City Council meets about ART and a proposed waste transfer center among other important agenda items.