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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 (Vice Chair) Debbie O'Malley
    District 2 Steven Michael Quezada
    District 3 (Chair) Maggie Hart Stebbins
    District 4  Lonnie Talbert
    District 5  Charlene Pyskoty

    Contact

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

     

    Board of County Commissioners News

    BernCo Commission Has New Chair and Vice Chair

    9:02 AM

    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 year.

    County Rules of Procedure say that the County Commission must select a chair and vice chair during its first meeting in January.

    During 2015, District 3 Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins served as chair and De La Cruz served as vice chair.

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    • Please be advised that the Bernalillo County Detention Facility Oversight Board will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at Union Square, 111 Union Square SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, First Floor conference room. Please see the attached agenda.
      Location:
      Union Square, 111 Union Square SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, First Floor conference room
      Time:
      8/21/2019 4:30 PM

    • The County Development Review Authority meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month, 9 a.m., 111 Union Square St. SE, 87102, First Floor Conference Room.
      Location:
      111 Union Square St. SE, 87102, First Floor Conference Room
      Time:
      8/22/2019 9:00 AM

    • Location:
      Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government CenterOne Civic Plaza NW, Joint Chambers, Concourse Level B
      Time:
      8/22/2019 5:00 PM

    Upcoming Events
    • Please be advised that the Bernalillo County Detention Facility Oversight Board will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at Union Square, 111 Union Square SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, First Floor conference room. Please see the attached agenda.
      Location:
      Union Square, 111 Union Square SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, First Floor conference room
      Time:
      8/21/2019 4:30 PM

    • The County Development Review Authority meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month, 9 a.m., 111 Union Square St. SE, 87102, First Floor Conference Room.
      Location:
      111 Union Square St. SE, 87102, First Floor Conference Room
      Time:
      8/22/2019 9:00 AM

    • Location:
      Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government CenterOne Civic Plaza NW, Joint Chambers, Concourse Level B
      Time:
      8/22/2019 5:00 PM

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