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

Belen City Council

When: 6 p.m., Monday, March 7, in the council chambers

Agenda highlight: Consideration of adopting the 2022 Valencia County Hazard mitigation plan


Also on the agenda

  • Public comment
  • Presentation on citizen perspective on construction-related activity
  • Presentation on contractor procedures to minimize disruption to local neighborhoods during construction
  • Presentation on Belen Baby Box
  • Presentation on Healing Hearts
  • Presentation on the Belen Art League
  • Presentation of Belen Police Department
  • Consideration of appointing Municipal Judge Keith Norwood, Jeffery Gatewood and Darleen Aragon to the TIF committee
  • Consideration of approving land exchange with the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District
  • Consideration of an MOU for land exchange agreement with the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District
  • City manager’s report
  • Communication from city council


Belen City Council workshop

When: 4 p.m., Tuesday, March 8, in the council chambers

Agenda highlight: Discussion of landscape and fencing ordinance


Also on the agenda

  • Discussion of animal/livestock ordinance
  • Discussion of signage ordinance


Belen Board of Education

When: 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 8. The meeting will be streamed on the district’s YouTube channel

Agenda highlight: Consideration of policy regarding tobacco use by students/smoking


Also on the agenda

  • Consideration of consent items
  • Open forum
  • Recognition of state wrestling champions Diego Avila, Damian Wood and Ely Gutierrez, and community hero, student Sam Delara
  • Superintendent’s report, including ESS report from E. Renee Sanchez
  • Board reports, including redistricting committee
  • Consideration of policy regarding drug and alcohol use by students
  • Consideration of policy regarding professional staff conferences/ visitations/workshop


DWI Planning Council

When: 12:05 p.m., Wednesday, March 9, villageofloslunas.webex Meeting No. 25524886737; password: KyiVwHcF436

Agenda highlight: Filling vacant DWI Planning Council board positions


Also on the agenda

  • Family Peace Initiative
  • New Mexico Community Survey
  • New Mentoring Program
  • Updates from DA’’s office, treatment, drug court, law enforcement, YDI/Teen Court/Youth Coalition, OSAP, compliance and open discussion


Valencia County Commission

When: 12:45 p.m., Wednesday, March 9, in the commission chambers


Agenda highlight: Canvass of the Bosque Farms municipal election



Valencia County Commission

When: 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 9, in the commission chambers

Agenda highlight: Discussion of hospital request for proposals


Los Lunas Village Council

When: 6 p.m., Thursday, March 10, in the council chambers

Agenda highlight: Public input forum


Also on the agenda

  • Consideration of interim budget adjustments
  • Consideration of adopting the Valencia County Hazardous Mitigation Plan
  • Update about the area and NMEDD on Los Lunas’ regional competitive position and tools/resources and multiple presenters in New Mexico to win mega deals.
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