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