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Please note that online ticket sales ended Wednesday 5/9.

Tickets will be available for purchase on May 13th at Lew Wallace Elementary from 10:30am-2:00pm.

Click on the image below for more 2018 Mother’s Day Home Tour information.

Logistics for Home Tour Ticket Holders

Greetings to all Bernalillo County residents in both the city and the county,

We hope you enjoy this new issue of the BCSO Communicator newsletter.  It features various stories, reports of department activities and crime safety tips, etc. that we believe will be helpful to you.

Please pass this issue of the Communicator on to other friends or family members via e-mail who may not be aware of our newsletter.  Thank you, and be safe!


Good afternoon and Happy May!

This month marks our transition from spring into summer, and this month’s newly redesigned Neighborhood News offers some resources to make your summer fun! You can read the Neighborhood News online at:, or read the attached PDF.

This month’s feature articles include:

  • A neighborhood’s hard work to save a vacant house
  • Resources for desert gardening and xeriscaping
  • The library’s Summer Reading Program
  • What one Heritage Hills neighborhood resident loves most about Albuquerque

and more! Please note the attached PDF can have text copied and pasted from it into your own newsletters, for ease of information sharing.

Have a wonderful month!

The Office of Neighborhood Coordination Staff

ONC Newsletter May 2018

Our local historian, Chan Graham, is giving a talk on the Downtown Neighborhoods History Project on Wednesday, May 9 at two locations;
At Botts Library, Special Collection Library, 423 Central Avenue NE at 11:30AM, and
at the Harwood Arts Center, 1114 7th Avenue at 7:30PM. Admission fee.
Come learn about the downtown neighborhoods, it’s homes and it’s people. It will be a great preview of the May 13th Mother’s Day Historic Home Tour!

Don’t miss the 25th Anniversary Celebration of BernCo’s South Valley Pride Day coming soon on Sunday, April 29th at the West Side Community Center. No matter where you live in Bernalillo County it’ll be worth the drive it. Make a day of it!

Event: Natural Fest

When: Friday, April 20th, 2018

Where: Closed public street, 4th between Central and Copper

Time: 6p- 11p

                Natural Fest is an event sponsored by Natural RX, and operated and promoted by GOT productions.  This event will be open to the public of guests 18 years of age and older.  It will feature, and display information and products used in the use of medical marijuana.  Live music and performance will server as entertainment.  Giveaways and games will also be an attraction to the event.  No alcohol will be sold inside this event.

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BernCo Assessor Giddings Encourages Property Owners to Review Their Notices of Value

The Bernalillo County Assessor’s Office mailed out 264,987 Real Property 2018 Notices of Value (NOV) including manufactured homes to all property owners beginning March 29th informing them of their net taxable value of their property as of January 1st. These assessments will be a factor in determining the 2018 property tax bills the Bernalillo County Treasurer’s Office will mail in November of this year. The 2018 Notices of Value for business personal property and livestock will be sent out to property owners on May 1st. Continue Reading »

Hello Neighbors,

Legislation of Interest

    • O-18-12 Decriminalization of Marijuana (Davis, Benton) was passed by Council at the April 2 meeting and signed by Mayor Keller this week.  Read the Journal article here.  This ordinance removes the criminal penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia and replaces it with a $25 civil fine.  Officers still retain the discretion to charge under the state or federal law for serious cases such as those involving drug trafficking and impaired driving.

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Greetings once again to our e-BernCo at a Glance readers.  Here’s the latest issue with information on a wide variety of topics, news, Open Space events and more, coming soon!

Just click on the attachment  for a closer look at what’s coming up in Bernalillo County over the next couple of weeks.


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