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    Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners 

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    Authorization

    NMSA 4-38-1

    Purpose

    The Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners consists of five elected members who are each limited to two, four-year terms. Each commissioner represents one of the county’s five districts. Commissioners are responsible to voters; however their duties are defined and controlled by state law.

    • Serves as the County Canvassing Board (for elections), Board of Finance (for county funds) and Zoning Board (for zoning approvals, hearings and appeals).
    • Has final authority for county government budget.
    • Affirm property tax rates and has the power to levy special taxes (gross receipts, hospital tax, road levies, gasoline tax, liquor excise tax, and other).
    • Issues general obligation bonds after voter approval.
    • Determines county appropriations and expenditures.
    • Passes ordinances and resolutions (local laws).
    • Develops joint projects and agreements with other government entities.
    • Makes appointments to various boards and commissions.
    • Creates fire districts and levies fire protection tax.
    • Establishes zoning and business regulations.

    Current Membership

    Representing Name 
    District 1 (Chair) Debbie O'Malley
    District 2 (Vice Chair) Steven Michael Quezada
    District 3  Maggie Hart Stebbins
    District 4 Lonnie Talbert
    District 5  Wayne Johnson

    Contact

    Julie Anne Baca, Commission Administrator, (505) 468-7083

     

    Board of County Commissioners News



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    Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners will be attending an upcoming behavioral health-related news conference on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

    The event will take place at the PB&J Family Services located at 1... Read More


    Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners may be attending a news conference for the La Promesa Early Learning Center on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 at 10 a.m. The event will take place at La Promesa Early Learning Center Charte... Read More


    Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners may be attending Bernalillo County Day at the New Mexico Legislature on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    This event will be held at the New Mexico State Capitol in Santa F... Read More


     Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners may be attending the University of New Mexico Regents meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016 at 1 p.m. The meeting will take place in the Bobo Room (3rd floor) of Hodgin Hall on th... Read More


    Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners may be attending a Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce luncheon, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 at noon. The luncheon will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel located at 1901 Univers... Read More


    Bernalillo County is considering researching public-private partnerships as an option in its pursuit of a building facility that will consolidate its downtown offices and services. Two downtown buildings, Alvarado Square and the Galeria, have been ev... Read More


    PUBLIC NOTICE: 

    Please be advised that three Bernalillo County commissioners will be traveling to Washington D.C. to attend the 2016 National Association of Counties Legislative Conference. Each commissioner will be traveling separately, but may ... Read More


    On Jan. 29, 2016,  Bernalillo County Commissioners Wayne Johnson and Maggie Hart Stebbins will be installed as honorary commanders of Kirtland Air Force Base.  Johnson and Hart Stebbins will join 39 other community leaders, who have been se... Read More


    The Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners has approved a list of capital outlay priorities that the county is asking the New Mexico Legislature to fund during its 2016 session that begins in Santa Fe on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

    Capital outlay funds are th... Read More


    District 2 Commissioner Art De La Cruz is the new chair of the Bernalillo County Commission.

    District 5 Commissioner Wayne Johnson is the new vice chair.

    De La Cruz and Johnson will serve in their respective leadership capacities for the 2016 calendar ... Read More


    The Bernalillo County Commission on Nov. 20 appointed Ken Martinez as Bernalillo County attorney in a 5-0 vote.

    Current county attorney Randy Autio is retiring. His last day on the job is today.

    “Mr. Martinez brings a wealth of litigation ex... Read More


    The Bernalillo County Commission on Nov. 10, 2015 appointed Idalia Lechuga-Tena to fill a vacancy in state House District 21, located in Albuquerque’s Southeast Heights.

    The commission voted 3-2 on the appointment. Commissioners Art De La Cruz, ... Read More


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    • Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners will be attending the fallen officers’ memorial in conjunction with National Police Week on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at noon. The even...

    • Tonight, the Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the minimum wage cost of living increase from $8.65 per hour, to $8.70 per hour. This annually-calculated wage increase affects employees who ...

    • Public Notice: Please be advised that three or more Bernalillo County commissioners may be present at the burial ceremony for Bernalillo County unclaimed and indigent residents on Friday, Aug. 26, 2...

    Upcoming Events
    • Zoning Administration hearings begin at 9 a.m. at the City/County Building, Vincent E. Griego Chambers, Concourse Level Two, located at One Civic Plaza NW. Discussion with County staff members concerning your request is strongly recommended prior to filing an application. The discussion will help to advise you of the relevant regulations and criteria concerning your request.
      Location:
      City/County Building, Vincent E. Griego Chambers, One Civic Plaza NW.

    • Location:
      Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government Center, One Civic Plaza NW, Joint Chambers, Concourse Level B

    • Location:
      Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government Center, One Civic Plaza NW, Joint Chambers, Concourse Level B

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