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Learn about road conditions during a storm, the road priorities for snow removal and more.

Bernalillo County Assessor’s Office Delivers the Property Tax Schedule

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

Animal Shelter Rendering
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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On Jan. 29 the BernCo Commissioners passed a resolution calling upon the New Mexico State Legislature and the governor of New Mexico to enact and implement legislation allowing for the issuance of extreme risk firearm protection orders (ERPOs). These orders would authorize the temporary seizure of firearms and ammunition, under specific circumstances, from individuals with firsthand knowledge, based on a court’s determination that such individuals are a significant danger to themselves or others.
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The Board of County Commissioners recognize and appreciate the hard work and dedication of seven employees who have shown exemplary dedication to Bernalillo County. The FY2020 Q2 Employees of the Quarter were honored ath the Jan. 28 commission meeting.
are you 65 of older or disabled regardless of age and have a modified gross income of $35,000? apply for the value freeze program
Value Freeze forms are due 30 days after the mailing of the Notice of Value.
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On Thursday, Jan. 30, from 6-8 p.m. at Los Vecinos Community Center Bernalillo County Planning & Development Services Department is hosting a public meeting regarding expansion of the East Route 66 Sector Development Plan (adopted in 2018) to include more properties along Route 66 / NM 333 in the East Mountains and an update of language within the plan.
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Clerk Linda Stover will be available by appointment to officiate weddings on Valentine’s Day, Friday, Feb. 14, 2020. Weddings will be officiated on the hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at One Civic Plaza NW, 6th Floor, Room 6009, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87102.
rendering of future county commission chambers
The county is building new County Commission Chambers at its future home, Bernalillo County @ Alvarado Square. A proposal is under consideration to name the chambers in honor Ken Sanchez’s six years of public service as a county commissioner and 15 years of service as an Albuquerque city councilor.
Bernco Assessor Tanya Giddings
The Office of the Assessor for Bernalillo County has published the annual Notice of Reporting Requirements pursuant to Section 7-38-18 NMSA, for tax year 2020.
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Bernalillo County Commissioners agreed to a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (UNM HSC) to fund the construction of a crisis triage and adult psychiatric center on the UNMH footprint. With this agreement, $20 million from Behavioral Health tax funds will go toward this project and UNM HSC will match the dedicated funding with $20 million for capital investment in the project.
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The Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners has approved a list of capital outlay funding requests that the county is asking the New Mexico Legislature to fund during its 2020 session that begins in Santa Fe on Tuesday, Jan. 21.
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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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The City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County officially kicked off their 2020 United States Census count campaign.
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What could be a beautiful day in the South Valley could be a snow-packed day in the East Mountains or other areas. Keep up road conditions here.
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Click here to comment on a proposal to name an unassigned courtroom in honor of the late Chief Justice Charles W. Daniels. Comments on the proposal will be shared with the Bernalillo County Naming and Memorial Committee. The Board of County Commissioners is expected to vote on the proposal at its Feb. 11, 2020 administrative meeting.
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As of Jan. 1, 2020, there is a new minimum wage for workers in Bernalillo County. This wage increase affects employees who work within the unincorporated area of Bernalillo County, outside of the city limits. The Bernalillo County Commission approved the minimum wage cost of living increase on Oct. 15 from $9.05 to $9.20 per hour.
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Beginning Jan.1, 2020, retailers in the unincorporated areas of Bernalillo County, outside the city limits of Albuquerque and the village limits of Tijeras and Los Ranchos, will be required to stop providing plastic single-use carryout bags and single-use polystyrene containers to customers.
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Bernalillo County Assessor Tanya R. Giddings and the New Mexico Department of Veteran Services (NMDVS) invite New Mexico veterans to the 3rd Annual Veteran Outreach. This year a representative from the NMDVS will be on-site to issue tax-exemption certificates to qualifying veterans, which can be applied toward the veteran’s property, for tax saving purposes. The outreach kicks off on Thursday, Dec. 19, and will be on the third Thursday of every month until April 2020, with an additional date on April 23.
The Bernalillo County Commission approved amendments to the paid time off ordinance, known as the “Employee Wellness Act.”

County Video

The Bernalillo County Public Art Program dedicates the latest piece of public art at the Bernalillo County Courthouse at 5th and Lomas Blvd. The sculpture commemorates the landmark historic Chinese American civil rights case, Territory of New Mexico v. YeeShun (1882). The video features highlights from the event.
The City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County officially kicked off their 2020 United States Census count campaign on Jan. 14, 2020. City and county officials urged all residents to come forward and be counted as part of the campaign that happens every 10 years in the United States.
Commissioner Charlene Pyskoty and residents talk about the diversity of Bernalillo County District 5 and what it has to offer to the greater Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Area.
Bernalillo County Manager Julie Morgas Baca interviews Dani Garcia, The Outreach Specialist and Gabi, a former resident about the transitional living facility that is the only home of its kind in the state. Casa Q is one of nearly two dozen programs supported by the Behavioral Health Initiative and provides housing and support for homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning, or LGBTQ youth ages 14 - 17.
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.
Information regarding the ban of giving plastic single-use carryout bags and single-use polystyrene containers to customers in the unincorporated areas of Bernalillo County beginning Jan. 1, 2020.
A partir del 1 de enero de 2020, los negocios minoristas en las áreas no incorporada del Condado de Bernalillo (fuera de la ciudad de Albuquerque y de las villas de Tijeras y Los Ranchos) deben dejar de proveer las bolsas desechables de plástico y los recipientes para comida de poliestireno a los clientes.
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  • Every Monday and Wednesday seniors 55+ are invited to attend a ceramics class at Paradise Hills Community Center. The cost is $16 per month, space is limited to just 12 participants, and you must bring your own tools. See the flyer for more information or call (505) 314-0245.
    Paradise Hills West Annex, 6001 Paradise Blvd. NW
    1/29/2020 9:30 AM - 1/29/2020 11:30 AM

  • Join us for chair yoga every Monday and Wednesday from 10-11 a.m. at the Alameda Senior Meal Site. Call Jessiva Benavidez at (505) 897-8896 with questions.
    Alameda Senior Meal Site, 9800 4th St. NW
    1/29/2020 10:00 AM - 1/29/2020 11:00 AM

  • Please be advised that the Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Complete Count Executive Committee will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, at 4 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and will be held at 1258 Ortiz Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108. Please see the attached agenda.
    1258 Ortiz Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
    1/29/2020 4:00 PM

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