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2019 Property Tax Delay

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2019 will be an unusual year for property taxes due to HB 407! Make sure you are informed about this year's changes!

Bernalillo County Assessor’s Office Delivers the Property Tax Schedule

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Bernalillo County Assessor Tanya R. Giddings has signed and delivered the 2019 property tax schedule for all real and personal property subject to property taxation, to the County Treasurer’s Office. This necessary process allows the treasurer to calculate and mail out the property tax bills in December of 2019. These assessed values are based upon market conditions as of January 1, 2019.

BernCo's Animal Care and Resource Center

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The new BernCo Animal Care and Resource Center will be open from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays through Saturdays with adoptions from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The center will be closed on Sundays, Mondays and all Bernalillo County holidays.

County Spotlight

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Professionals in property assessment, mapping and valuation for ad valorem came together in Albuquerque on Nov. 20 and 21 for the 2nd New Mexico International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) Annual Training and Network Conference. The annual event attracts nearly 100 New Mexico county appraisal leaders and staff as well as geographic informational professionals.
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The Metropolitan Detention Center (MDC) has reached full compliance with federal standards under the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). The Prison Rape Elimination Act was passed in 2003 and is the first federal law of its kind, intended to deter the sexual assault of prisoners. The act created the National Prison Rape Elimination Commission and charged it with developing standards for the elimination of prison rape. Those standards became effective in 2012. The Metropolitan Detention Center began the audit process in December 2018 and completed it in October 2019, when the facility received its full compliance rating.
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Bernalillo County Clerk Linda Stover reminds citizens that early voting and same day voter registration are underway for the Dec. 10 Albuquerque Runoff Election. Early voting for the Dec. 10 Albuquerque Runoff Election continues through Dec. 7. Please note - early voting locations will be closed on Nov. 28, 29 and 30 for Thanksgiving.
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The BernCo Department of Behavioral Health Services is asking the provider community to submit proposals on ways to address gaps in the behavioral health continuum. These proposals can include requests for one-time dollars for capital, start up or expansion of services. A follow-up non-mandatory pre-proposal meeting will be held on Nov. 22 for eligible providers at 10 a.m. in the Vincent E. Griego Council Chambers located in the basement of the Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government Center, One Civic Plaza NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102.
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2019 property tax statements will be delayed due to the new state law (House Bill 407-2019) allowing school districts a mill levy question on the November election ballot. Property tax bills will be mailed Dec. 9 and are due Dec. 19.
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Bernalillo County Commissioners passed a resolution directing county Procurement and Business Services to establish disclosure procedures for vendors doing business with the county. The resolution incorporates vendor requirements under the newly established paid time off ordinance, which takes effect in 2020. It will require vendors to meet the paid time off standards for any procurement exceeding $20,000.
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The Board of County Commissioners voted to rename a portion of Bridge Boulevard Avenida Dolores Huerta after the native New Mexican who has been a fierce advocate for farm workers, immigrants and women. Avenida Dolores Huerta will run from the city/county boundary at the Rio Grande to the east and Isleta Boulevard to the west.
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Provide comment on a proposal to rename the Bernalillo County Courthouse in honor of former Chief Justice Charles Daniels.
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In honor of Veteran’s Day, Bernalillo County Assessor, Tanya R. Giddings, would like to announce the third annual veteran outreach in partnership with the New Mexico Department of Veteran Services (NMDVS). The veteran outreach kicks off in December, and will be on the third Thursday of every month until April 2020, with an additional date in April added, to ensure property owners applying for the veteran property tax exemptions meet the deadline, which is 30 days after the mailing of the notice of value statements.
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The Metropolitan Detention Center is upgrading its inmate phone system. As of Nov. 1, Bernalillo County’s inmate phone service contract will switch over from its current provider, Securus, to the new provider, GTL.
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Beginning Oct. 18, 2019, inmates and their family and friends have a new way to conduct video visitation at the Metropolitan Detention Center. The entire facility has undergone an upgrade to the visitation system, installing new tablet monitors. The new tablet monitors replace the original video visitation system put in place when the facility opened back in 2003.
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The Bernalillo County Commission approved amendments to the newly enacted paid time off ordinance.

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Due to action taken by the New Mexico State Legislature last session, tax payments usually collected between November 10th and December 10th this year will be collected from December 10th to January 10th. You can contact the Bernalillo County Treasurer's Office at www.bernco.gov/treasurer or call 505-468-7031.
A step by step guide on how to figure out who your Bernalillo County Commissioner is, in addition to the other elected officials who represent you.
Phase One of the Alameda Drain and Trail Improvements on 2nd Street NW was a project completed with the collaboration of four government agencies and the Bernalillo County Public Art Program.
Today on #GISDay we put a spotlight on the Office of the Assessor GIS Team. The work they do is an important function of our mission of fair and equitable assessments in Bernalillo County. Happy #GISDay!
If you pay your own property taxes in Bernalillo County, the Bernalillo County Treasurer wants to let you know that the New Mexico Legislature has changed the due date for the first half property tax payment this year from November 10 to December 10.
Bernalillo County Manager Julie Morgas Baca reads the children's book "Mother Bruce" to a dozen children at PB&J Services in the South Valley. Located in Albuquerque, N.M., PB&J Family Services is a nationally accredited agency offering therapeutic counseling, support, parenting education, early intervention and prevention and case management services to at-risk children within their families.
On Oct. 9, 2019, students from the Valley High School Woods and Metals class were honored for building wooden urns for 22 unclaimed veterans who were interred at the Santa Fe National Cemetery on Sept. 26 as part of the Forgotten Heroes program.
The Bernalillo County Clerk's Office reminds you to vote this November 5 in the local election concerning education and AMAFCA. Absentee ballots will be mailed out October 8, early voting begins on October 19. Got to www.bernco.gov/elections for more information.
On Thursday, Sept. 26, the New Mexico Department of Veterans’ Services, in conjunction with Bernalillo County and Daniels Family Funeral Services, held a Memorial Burial Ceremony at the Santa Fe National Cemetery for 22 veterans who had come through the county’s Unclaimed/Indigent Cremation Program.
On September 19, 2019, Bernalillo County laid to rest 80 unclaimed and indigent residents at a community memorial burial service. Bernalillo County administers the Unclaimed/Indigent Cremation Program for deceased persons who have passed away within the geographical boundaries of Bernalillo County.
The Behavioral Health Initiative, working with the Planning and Development Services Department created an App that will help track "Sharps" needles that have been either discarded or placed in drop boxes located around the City and the County. This is a collaborative effort that includes the County, the City of Albuquerque, local neighborhood groups including the Bernalillo County Health Council and the State of New Mexico.
Bernalillo County Treasurer Nancy Bearce interviews Pamela Klenck, the Delinquent Accounts Supervisor about rules and regulations concerning delinquent property taxes.
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