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Bernalillo County and University of New Mexico Hospitals Seek Public Input on Draft Agreement

The community is invited to provide comment until Oct. 8 on the final draft of an agreement between Bernalillo County, the University of New Mexico Hospitals (UNMH) and the Indian Health Service.
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BernCo Commission Takes Action Against Drug Companies

The Bernalillo County Commission has voted to sue pharmaceutical companies that manufacture and distribute addictive prescription opioid pain medications. The lawsuit will seek changes in marketing and prescription practices as well as compensation for increased costs to Bernalillo County taxpayers.
prescription drugs

Take A Ride on Us

BernCo and partners announced a new program called Take a Ride On Us where patrons can contact Uber for a safe ride to or from a drinking establishment and the program will pay for the first $10 of the ride.
Uber press conference

BernCo Bernie Debuts Second Book

BernCo Bernie’s second book, The Adventures of BernCo Bernie – Another Day to Play made its debut at a book premiere event held at the historic Hiland Theater March 12. Children who attended the red carpet event had successfully completed BernCo Bernie’s reading challenge held in February.
BernCo Bernie book premiere event

Fire Department Showcases New Fire Engine in the Village of Los Ranchos with Push-in Ceremony

The county Fire Department and the Village of Los Ranchos de Albuquerque unveiled a new fire engine at Bernalillo County Fire Department (BCFD) Station 30 on Wednesday, Feb. 22.
New fire truck

Tiny Home Village

Learn more about the proposed Tiny Home Village for the homeless.
Tiny Home Village

BernCo Approves Major Workforce Housing Development

$19.4 million project revenue bond will clear the way for a brand new, 240-unit apartment complex on Albuquerque’s West Side.

BernCo Approves Economic Incentives for New Hotel Chaco

Commission approves $40 million industrial revenue bond package clearing the way for construction of a new hotel in Albuquerque’s Old
Rendering for the new Hotel Chaco

BernCo Celebrates Grand Opening of Edward C. Sandoval Little League Complex

New North Valley Little League fields named for legislator, North Valley advocate.
North Valley Little League

Commissioner O'Malley Sponsors Proclamation Recognizing "Hunger Action Month"

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  • A 46-person delegation led by Mayor Norio Tomonaga of Sasebo, Japan, Albuquerque’s first Sister City, attended a special 10-year celebration at the ABQ Bio Park for the Sasebo Japanese Garden on Oct....

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  • A 46-person delegation led by Mayor Norio Tomonaga of Sasebo, Japan, Albuquerque’s first Sister City, attended a special 10-year celebration at the ABQ Bio Park for the Sasebo Japanese Garden on Oct....

  • The Bernalillo County Commission approved the minimum wage cost of living increase from $8.70 to $8.85 per hour during its Oct. 10 meeting. This wage increase affects employees who work within the un...

  • The Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners would like to thank Steve McKernan for his years of service to the Bernalillo County community as CEO of UNM Hospital, and wish him well on the next stage...

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Commissioner O'Malley's Bio

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Commissioner Debbie O’Malley is a longtime public servant who served for years on the Albuquerque City Council.

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