Commission Chair Art De La Cruz and Bernalillo County Zoning officials are scheduled to announce the destruction of a former drug lab and cleanup of a public nuisance property at 2148 Metzgar Road S.W.
County officials have received a court order to move forward with the destruction of the house and removal of trash and other solid waste from the property after a lengthy process. This process revealed prohibitive costs associated with remediating the contamination from the drug lab and renovating the house. Both the county and the homeowner have agreed to this process.
WHO: Commission Chair Art De La Cruz, Bernalillo County Zoning Officials
WHAT: Demolish home used as meth lab and cleanup of public nuisance property
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 16, 11 a.m.
WHERE: 2148 Metzgar Road S.W. (Metzgar Road is south of the intersection of Isleta
Boulevard and Gun Club Road)
VISUALS: A contractor is prepared to demolish the house and proceed with cleanup of the
property Tuesday morning.
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