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Scouts, Other Organizations Invited To Be Color Guard For Los Alamos County Council Meetings

on September 18, 2018 - 10:29am


The Los Alamos County Council invites Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, along with other local organizations, to serve as Color Guard at any Council Regular Meeting or Work Session.

Presentation of the flags by a Color Guard can occur at the beginning of any Council meeting on a Tuesday at 6 p.m. in either Council Chambers or White Rock Fire Station 3. The presentation is followed by reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

The name of the troop or organization presenting Color Guard will be included on the agenda and announced at the meeting.

To reserve a date, the troop or

American Legion Hosts Candidate Town Hall Saturday

on September 17, 2018 - 12:32pm

9:00:00 AM1Christine ChandlerNM House Rep 43Democrat
9:15:00 AM2Joseph GranvilleLA County SherifDemocrat
9:30:00 AM3David IzraelevitzLA CouncilorDemocrat
9:45:00 AM4Lisa ShinNM House Rep 43Republican
10:00:00 AM5Brady BurkeLA CouncilorRepublican
10:15:00 AM6Stephanie Garcia RichardLand ComissionerDemocrat
10:30:00 AM7Randall RytiLA CouncilorDemocrat
10:45:00 AM8Sarah ScottLA CouncilorDemocrat
11:00:00 AM9James RobinsonLA CouncilorDemocrat
11:15:00 AM10Judge Michael VigilNM Supreme Court 
11:30:00 AM11Greg WhiteLos Alamos County SherifIndependent
11:45:00 AM12Dawn VossLA CouncilorRepublican
12:00:00 PM

Scenes From GOP Picnic At Urban Park Sunday

on September 17, 2018 - 7:44am

Republican candidates running for local and state offices gathered for a community picnic sponsored by Dist. 28 Rep. Jimmie C. Hall Sunday afternoon at Urban Park. From left, Court of Appeals Judge Hank Bohnhoff (incumbent) Municipal Judge Alan Kirk (incumbent), Rep. Jimmie Hall, Brady Burke (county council), Lisa Shin (Dist. 43), John Bliss (county council), Dawn Voss (county council) and James Whitehead (sheriff). Photo by John

Scene from GOP picnic Sunday at Urban Park. Photo by John

Candidates from left, Lisa Shin (Dist.

Traffic Light Replacement Underway On Diamond

on September 15, 2018 - 2:41pm

The traffic light is being replaced today on Diamond Drive near Conoco Hill. Courtesy photo

Military Order Of The World Wars Meeting Features County Emergency Manager Beverley Simpson Sept. 18

on September 15, 2018 - 8:25am
Los Alamos County Emergency Manager Beverley Simpson. Photo by Oliver Morris
MOWW News:
This month’s meeting of the Military Order of the World Wars is Tuesday, Sept. 18. September is National Emergency Management Month  and the speaker is Los Alamos County Emergency Manager Beverley Simpson. She will discuss Emergency Preparedness in Los Alamos County.
Los Alamos County is surrounded by Urban Interface, National Park Service, LANL, Pueblos and National Forest. It is sometime hard to tell where one jurisdiction begins or ends. Simpson explains that as emergency manager for Los

Lodgers' Tax Advisory Board Canceled

on September 14, 2018 - 7:24am


The Los Alamos County Lodgers' Tax Board meeting scheduled for Sept. 18 is canceled.

The meeting is rescheduled for 11:30 a.m., Sept. 25, in Room 330 at the Municipal Building, 1000 Central Ave.

The meeting is open to the public.

County: Advanced Metering Coming To Los Alamos

on September 14, 2018 - 2:29am


The Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities (DPU) will seek approval from the Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to award a contract for the purchase and installation of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) for all of Los Alamos County.

AMI is a method of using communication technology to read meters remotely without having to physically access the meters on customers’ properties.

DPU will take the contract to the BPU 5:30 p.m., Sept. 19 at in Council Chambers at 1000 Central Ave. The contract will subsequently go to the Los Alamos County Council for approval.

Upon approval,