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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Free Gun Locks & Safety Training

The organization Crime Stoppers will be in the lobby of the Rio Rancho Police Department Germaine F. Casey Station, 500 Quantum Road, on Wednesday, May 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. passing out free gun locks and providing gun safety information.Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2016

Memorial Ceremony/Statue Dedication

The City of Rio Rancho and Rio Rancho Police Department are hosting a special event on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 5 p.m. at Veterans Monument Park (950 Pinetree Road) to honor the fallen law enforcement officers of Sandoval County and officially unveil an...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2016

A Park Above Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

The city of Rio Rancho is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony to formally celebrate the opening of the A Park Above, New Mexico’s first fully-inclusive and accessible playground. This public event is taking place on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at noon.

The A...Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2016

Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony

On Monday, May 30, 2016, the city of Rio Rancho will recognize Memorial Day with a parade and remembrance ceremony.

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Posted on: May 23, 2016

City of Rio Rancho Memorial Day Closures

City of Rio Rancho offices and facilities will be closed (outdoor public pools excluded) on Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.

The following outdoor public pools will be open from noon to 6 p.m. on Memorial Day:

•Haynes Community Center ...Read on...

2016 Holidays
Posted on: May 24, 2016

Summer Lunch Program

Beginning May 31 and ending Aug. 12, 2016, free summer lunch will be provided to all children 1 to 18 years old who are present at lunch service locations and in line to be served. Lunch will be available Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (...Read on...

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Posted on: May 19, 2016

2016 Primary Election Information

The primary election for numerous federal, state and county offices will take place on June 7, 2016.

For more information about what will be on the ballot as well as absentee, early, and Election Day voting questions and additional information, please ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Bosque Access Point Signs

The Rio Rancho Fire and Rescue Department's (RRFR) Wildland Strike Team, in conjunction with other City of Rio Rancho departments, have placed signs at public access points into the Bosque within the city’s borders.

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

Rio Rancho Police to Conduct DWI Check Points and Saturation Patrols

Throughout the month of June, the Rio Rancho Police Department will conduct DWI Check Points as well as DWI Saturation Patrols.

The Department would like to remind the community that motorists can be arrested not only if they are impaired by alcohol b...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2016

City of Rio Rancho Outdoor Pools Open; Extended Summer Hours for Aquatic Center

The City of Rio Rancho’s outdoor pools open for public use on May 28 and the Rio Rancho Aquatic Center begins extended hours May 31. Learn more and get details by clicking on the "Additional Information" link.

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Posted on: May 20, 2016

National Convention Coming to Rio Rancho in 2017

The city of Rio Rancho has been awarded the 2017 National Speleological Society National Convention. The convention is slated for June 19-23, 2017. Thousands of cave explorers from around the country will converge on the City of Vision for the NSS’s large...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2016

Traffic Signal Installation

Work to install a new traffic signal at the intersection of Enchanted Hills Blvd. and Sprint Blvd. will begin on May 9.

All project work (installation of traffic signal equipment, sidewalk and pedestrian ramps, median island work, and signing and strip...Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Portion of Idalia Road Reopened

As of May 6, 2016, Idalia Road west of Iris Road and east of Althea Court is now open. This section of roadway had been closed since the middle of March for culvert replacement work.

Posted on: April 15, 2016

City Manager Provides Recommended FY 17 Budget to Mayor and City Council

Rio Rancho City Manager Keith Riesberg has provided the recommended Fiscal Year 2017 (FY 17) budget for municipal government operations and services and the capital program (FY 17-22) to the Mayor and City Council. The FY17 budget spans from July 1, 2016,...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

City of Rio Rancho Receives Budget Awards for 10th Consecutive Year

The city of Rio Rancho’s Financial Services Department has been recognized for the 10th consecutive year with different awards from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).

The Distinguished Budget Presentat...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2016

Applications Sought for Planning and Zoning Board (District 3)

The City of Rio Rancho is seeking applicants from City Council District 3 to fill a seat on the Planning and Zoning Board that will become open on June 1, 2016.

The board has several responsibilities including promoting a comprehensive planning process...Read on...

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Posted on: April 18, 2016

Applications Sought for Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board

The City of Rio Rancho is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board that will become open on June 1, 2016. The open seat on the board must be filled by a resident who will represent the interests of the general public.

The...Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

Applications Sought for Parks and Recreation Commission

The City of Rio Rancho is seeking applications from residents interested in filling the City Council District 2, 4 and 5 seats on its Parks and Recreation Commission that will become open on June 1, 2016.

The commission acts in an advisory capacity to ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 12, 2016

Rio Rancho Tree Steward Training Opportunity

The City of Rio Rancho’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department and its Keep Rio Rancho Beautiful Division are seeking volunteers interested in receiving free training to become an official tree steward for the community.

This year’s trai...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Applications Sought for Planning and Zoning Board (District 4)

The city of Rio Rancho is seeking applicants from City Council District 4 to fill a seat on the Planning and Zoning Board that will become open on July 1, 2016.

The board has several responsibilities including promoting a comprehensive planning process...Read on...

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Posted on: May 13, 2016

Applications Sought for Senior Services Advisory Board

The city of Rio Rancho is seeking applications from residents interested in filling the City Council District 2 and 6 seats on its Senior Services Advisory Board that will become open on July 1, 2016.

The board acts in an advisory capacity to ensure th...Read on...

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Posted on: April 8, 2016

City of Rio Rancho Memorial Day and Fourth of July Parade Registration Now Available

Those seeking to participate in the City of Rio Rancho’s annual Memorial Day and Fourth of July parades can now register online via the City’s website, www.rrnm.gov/parades.

The Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 30 and the Fourth of Ju...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2016

RRPS and RRPD Urge Drivers to Use Extra Care and Caution in School Zones

As we head into the remaining months of school, Rio Rancho School District and the Rio Rancho Police Department would like to remind parents, high school students and motorists to take extra precaution when travelling in school zones.

When schools are...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2016

Report Rio Rancho Mobile App Available for Download April 4, 2016

The City of Rio Rancho is pleased to announce the launch of its new app that will provide residents improved access to issue reporting. This new app, called Report Rio Rancho, will allow residents to easily report non-emergency issues such as graffiti, il...Read on...

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Posted on: March 18, 2016

Outdoor Watering Restrictions Begin April 1

Beginning April 1 and lasting through Oct. 31, annual City of Rio Rancho outdoor watering restrictions will be in effect. To prevent water waste, spray irrigation (sprinkler or device that propels water through the air in the form of small particles or dr...Read on...

Posted on: March 8, 2016

Rio Rancho Property Owners Must Obtain an Inspection and Permit

The City of Rio Rancho’s Development Services Department has noticed a rise in Rio Rancho property owners not receiving a City inspection when they install, or have installed, water heaters, air conditioning units, and swamp coolers. Any time a property o...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2015

Idalia Road Reconstruction Project

The reconstruction of Idalia Rd. begins November 16, 2015 and will continue through September 2016. Construction activities are anticipated Monday-Friday (and weekends as needed) from 7:00AM to 5:00PM. Beginning November 19, Idalia Rd. from Iris Rd. to Na...Read on...