(Editor’s Note: The following agendas should be considered draft agendas until  72 hours prior to the meetings.)


Bosque Farms Village Council

When: 5:45 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, in the council chambers

Agenda highlight: Consideration of Local Election Act/ opt-in


Also on the agenda

  • Executive session to discuss hiring a police officer
  • Presentation of Toys-4-Tots
  • Department reports
  • Mayor and council reports
  • Treasurer’s report
  • Non-agenda items
  • Consideration of hiring a police officer
  • Consideration of amending the FY 2022-23 budget adjustment
  • Consideration of a land split variance at 1570 Satin Lane
  • Consideration of a resolution declaring the property located at 1355 Starr Road a dangerous property
  • Consideration of text change for ordinance No. §7-3 regarding fines and penalties
  • Consideration of amending the FY 2022-23 budget (Increases)
  • Consideration of 2023 holiday schedule


Belen City Council

When: 6 p.m., Monday, Dec. 19, at the Belen Public Library

Agenda highlight: Public hearing and consideration of amending the business licenses and regulations ordinance


Also on the agenda

  • Public comment
  • Presentation of the Belen Fire Department
  • Consideration of entering into a capital appropriation project agreement with NMDOT for $565,000 to plan, design and construct a westward connector at the north interchanged at Exit 195
  • Consideration of second quarter budget adjustments
  • City manager’s report
  • Communication from city council


Valencia Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors

When: 4 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 20, Meeting ID 947 334 101# or call in at +1 469-965-2602,,947334101#

Agenda highlight: Consideration of finalizing RACA stand-up plan


Also on the agenda

  • Public comments
  • District staff monthly report
  • Friend 13th annual meeting, WWCA’s birthday party and Friends award as member of the Year by Greater Belen Chamber of Commerce
  • Updates and partner reports from NMDA, local work group, MRGCD and Friends
  • Consideration of improving digital signatures system
  • Discussion of MRGCD pedestrian bridge over San Juan Drain
  • Consideration of November expenditures, grant updates and consideration of district needs list


Valencia County Commission special meeting

When: 3 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 21, in the commission chambers

Agenda highlight: Executive session to discuss pending or threatened litigation, competitive sealed proposals for Valencia County hospital, personnel and real property


Valencia County Commission

When: 5 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 21, in the commission chambers

Agenda highlight: Consideration of intent to adopt G.O. bond ordinance


Also on the agenda

  • Public comment
  • Presentation of Employee of the Month
  • Valencia Cooperative Extension Service quarterly report
  • Consideration of indigent report
  • Consideration of accounts payable and payroll disbursements
  • Consideration of state and local BARS
  • Consideration of loan agreement by and between Valencia Del Norte Fire District and the New Mexico Finance Authority
  • Consideration of an agreement between Valencia County and UNM to use the Valencia County Community Center to teach adult education classes
  • Consideration of an agreement with Valencia County Literacy Council
  • Consideration of a MOA for fuel usage at VC yard
  • Consideration of appointing freeholder to evaluate a road vacation for Phillip Road
  • Consideration of adding Obra Circle to county maintained list
  • Consideration of MOU with the 13th Judicial Complex for security upgrades
  • Consideration of capital appropriation project grant agreements No. C3223178, C3223179, C3223180, C3223181 and C3223182
  • Consideration of disposition of capital assets
  • Consideration of revised SFRF subgrant agreement from DFA for Valencia County hospital project
  • Consideration of amending resolution and obligate additional ARPA funds to supplement the adult detention center’s portion of the hiring incentive program
  • Consideration of establishing a homelessness task force blue ribbon advisory committee to address the use of MRGCD property by those persons experiencing homelessness in Valencia County


Los Lunas Planning and Zoning Commission

When: 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 21, in the council chambers

Agenda highlight: Public hearing and consideration of a preliminary plat south of Helen Circle SE and east of Village Drive SE


Also on the agenda

  • Public hearing and consideration of a variance at 1627 Heaton Loop SE for the purpose of allowing a 2-foot rear setback variance within a M-H zone
  • Council updates
  • Community Development activity report
  • Code enforcement issues
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