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These Ordinances are scheduled for public hearing on the date listed. Copies of the ordinances are available for download by clicking on the File Name.

For information regarding the kinds of topics that require an Ordinance, publication requirements or effective dates, see the Municipal Code excerpt "Actions Requiring Ordinances".

Currently Scheduled for Hearing:


Title: Ordinance 672 Finance Authority
Hearing Date: 
08/29/2017
Time and Location: 
6PM Council Chambers, Municipal Bldg
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF ORDINANCE NO. 672
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
Notice is hereby given that the Council, Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, has directed publication of Los Alamos County Ordinance No. 672. This will be considered by the County Council at an open meeting on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 6:00 PM, at the LA Municipal Building: 1000 Central Ave. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase, during regular business hours, in the County Clerk’s Office:  1000 Central Ave, Suite 240.
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos
By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi D. Maestas, County Clerk
THE INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS, NEW MEXICO
ORDINANCE NO. 672
AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF A LOAN AGREEMENT AND INTERCEPT AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN THE INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS, NEW MEXICO (THE “GOVERNMENTAL UNIT”) AND THE NEW MEXICO FINANCE AUTHORITY (THE “FINANCE AUTHORITY”), IN THE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $4,443,047.00 FOR THE PURPOSE OF REFUNDING FINANCE AUTHORITY LOAN NO. 1898-PP FOR THE GOVERNMENTAL UNIT, PAYING A LOAN PROCESSING FEE AND FUNDING A LOAN AGREEMENT RESERVE ACCOUNT, AND EVIDENCING THE SPECIAL LIMITED OBLIGATION OF THE GOVERNMENTAL UNIT TO REPAY THE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $4,443,047.00, TOGETHER WITH INTEREST THEREON; PROVIDING FOR THE PLEDGE AND PAYMENT OF THE PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST DUE UNDER THE LOAN AGREEMENT SOLELY FROM THE FIRST ONE-SIXTEENTH OF ONE PERCENT INCREMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES GROSS RECEIPTS TAX IMPOSED PURSUANT TO SECTION 7-20E-17, NMSA 1978, AND DISTRIBUTED TO THE GOVERNMENTAL UNIT  BY THE STATE TAXATION AND REVENUE DEPARTMENT; PROVIDING FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES GROSS RECEIPTS TAX TO BE REDIRECTED BY THE STATE TAXATION AND REVENUE DEPARTMENT TO THE FINANCE AUTHORITY OR ITS ASSIGNS FOR THE PAYMENT OF PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST DUE ON THE LOAN AGREEMENT PURSUANT TO AN INTERCEPT AGREEMENT; RATIFYING ACTIONS HERETOFORE TAKEN; REPEALING ALL ACTION INCONSISTENT WITH THIS ORDINANCE; AND AUTHORIZING THE TAKING OF OTHER ACTIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF THE LOAN AGREEMENT AND INTERCEPT AGREEMENT.
File Name: 20170725_Ordinance 672_Finance Authority.pdf
Introduction Date: 07/25/2017
Publish Date: 08/03/2017


Title:
 
Code Ordinance 02-278  Rezoning
Hearing Date: 
08/29/2017
Time and Location: 
6PM Council Chambers, Municipal Bldg
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-278
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
Notice is hereby given that the Council, Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, has directed publication of Los Alamos County Code Ordinance No. 02-278. This will be considered by the County Council at an open meeting on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 6:00 PM, at the LA Municipal Building: 1000 Central Ave. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase, during regular business hours, in the County Clerk’s Office:  1000 Central Ave, Suite 240.
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos
By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi D. Maestas, County Clerk
INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-278
REVISION NO. 2017-01 IN TEXTUAL FORM TO THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS BY REZONING FIVE (5) COUNTY OWNED PARCELS, AT A TOTAL OF APPROXIMATELY ~41.03 ACRES OF LAND: 1) 141 35TH STREET, 7.50+ ACRES, ALSO KNOWN AS A-13-2, FROM F-L (FEDERAL LAND) TO MU (MIXED USE); 2) 121 35TH STREET, 4.37+ ACRES, ALSO KNOWN AS A-12, FROM P-L (PUBLIC LAND) TO MU (MIXED USE); 3) 120 DP ROAD, 4.25+ ACRES, ALSO KNOWN AS A-9, FROM C-3 (HEAVY COMMERCIAL) TO MU (MIXED USE); 4) 125 DP ROAD, 21.69+ ACRES, ALSO KNOWN AS A-8-A; FROM R-3-H-40 (MULTI-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL, VERY HIGH DENSITY) TO MU (MIXED-USE); AND 5) 135 DP ROAD, 3.22+ ACRES, ALSO KNOWN AS A-8-B, FROM F-L (FEDERAL LAND) TO MU (MIXED USE) ZONE
File Name: 20170808_Code Ordinance 02-278_Rezoning_FINAL.pdf
Introduction Date: 07/25/2017
Publish Date: 08/03/2017






Recently Adopted:

Title: Ordinance 671    UbiQD
Hearing Date: 07/25/2017
Time and Location: 6PM Councilor Chambers, Municipal Bldg.
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE NO. 671
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
Notice is hereby given that the following Ordinance No. 671 was duly adopted and approved by the County Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, on July 25, 2017. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase in the County Clerk’s Office: 1000 Central Avenue, Suite 240, during regular business hours.
INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS ORDINANCE NO. 671
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECT FOR PUBLIC SUPPORT OF UbiQD, A NEW MEXICO LIMITED LIABILITY CORPORATION
ADOPTED this 25th day of July, 2017.
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos
By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi Maestas, County Clerk
File Name: 20170627_Ordinance 671_UbiQD_FINAL.pdf
Introduction Date: 07/11/2017
Publish Date: 7/27/2017

Title: Ordinance 670     A-19-A-2
Hearing Date: 07/11/2017
Time and Location: 6PM Councilor Chambers, Municipal Bldg.
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE NO. 670
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
Notice is hereby given that the following Ordinance No. 670 was duly adopted and approved by the County Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, on July 11, 2017. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase in the County Clerk’s Office: 1000 Central Avenue, Suite 240, during regular business hours.
INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS ORDINANCE NO. 670
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF CERTAIN COUNTY-OWNED REAL PROPERTY WITHIN SITE A-19-A-2 TO SITE A-19-A-1 ACQUISITION GROUP, LLC
ADOPTED this 11th day of July, 2017.
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos
By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi Maestas, County Clerk

WHEREAS, the Incorporated County of Los Alamos, New Mexico (the “County”) is the holder and owner of certain real property (the “Property”) within a parcel generally known as Site A-19-A-2, Los Alamos, New Mexico, and more particularly described in the attached “Purchase and Sale Agreement” (hereinafter the “Purchase Agreement”) and “Development Agreement;” and
WHEREAS, the Property has been obtained by the County from the United States as a “land transfer parcel” and is intended to be utilized by the County for economic development of the community and to enhance the County’s self-sufficiency by reducing economic dependence on Los Alamos National Laboratory related revenues; and
WHEREAS, the County previously advertised the availability of the Property for development and selected Site A-19-A-1 Acquisition Group, LLC to ensure that the sale would address the goals set forth in the White Rock Master Plan for the development of the Property; and
WHEREAS, the County finds that the sale of certain real property within Tract A-19-A-2 to Site A-19-A-1 Acquisition Group, LLC meets the County’s goals as outlined in the White Rock Master Plan and A-19, comports with general principles of law and is fair and equitable; and
WHEREAS, the current appraised fair market value of the Property has been determined by a qualified appraiser to be FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY THOUSAND DOLLARS ($460,000.00); and
WHEREAS, the County agrees to sell the Property to Site A-19-A-1 Acquisition Group, LLC for FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY THOUSAND DOLLARS ($460,000.00) in cash, at closing, on or about September 12, 2017, in accordance with the terms and conditions contained in Purchase and Sale Agreement; and
WHEREAS, under the conditions expressed herein, the Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos wishes to enter into a private sale of the land in accordance with NMSA 1978, Section 3-54-1B, and this Ordinance is subject to referendum as provided in such Section.
File Name: 20170622_Ordinance 670.pdf
Introduction Date: 06/06/2017
Publish Date: 07/13/2017



Title: Adoption of Code Ordinance No. 02-274
Hearing Date: 07/11/2017 
Time and Location: 6PM Councilor Chambers, Municipal Bldg.
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-274 
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS 
Notice is hereby given that the following Code Ordinance No. 02-274 was duly adopted and approved by the County Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, on July 11, 2017. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase in the County Clerk’s Office: 1000 Central Avenue, Suite 240, during regular business hours. 
INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-274
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 32, SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT, SECTION 18 OF THE CODE OF THE INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS PERTAINING TO REFUSE, RECYCLING AND SOLID WASTE FACILITY FEES
ADOPTED this 11th day of July, 2017. 
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos 
By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi D. Maestas, County Clerk
File Name: 20170606_Code Ordinance 02-274_attested.pdf
Introduction Date: 06/06/2017
Publish Date: 07/20/2017

 

Title: Adoption of Code Ordinance 02-275   Water Rates
Hearing Date: 
08/08/2017
Time and Location: 
6PM Council Chambers, Municipal Bldg
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-275
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
Notice is hereby given that the following Code Ordinance No. 02-275 was duly adopted and approved by the County Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, on August 8, 2017. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase in the County Clerk’s Office: 1000 Central Avenue, Suite 240, during regular business hours. INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-275
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 40, ARTICLE III, SECTIONS 40-171 AND 40-175 OF THE CODE OF THE INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS PERTAINING TO POTABLE WATER RATES AND BULK DELIVERY RATES
ADOPTED this 8th day of August, 2017.
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos
 By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi D. Maestas, County Clerk
File Name: 20170627_Code Ordinance 02-275_Water Rates_attested.pdf
Introduction Date: 06/27/2017
Publish Date: 08/17/2017


 

Title: Adoption of Code Ordinance 02-276   Sewage Rates
Hearing Date: 08/08/2017
Time and Location: 6PM Council Chambers, Municipal Bldg
Public Notice:
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-276
STATE OF NEW MEXICO, COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
Notice is hereby given that the following Code Ordinance No. 02-276 was duly adopted and approved by the County Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos, State of New Mexico, on August 8, 2017. The full copy is available for inspection or purchase in the County Clerk’s Office: 1000 Central Avenue, Suite 240, during regular business hours. INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
CODE ORDINANCE NO. 02-276
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 40, ARTICLE III, SECTIONS 40-201 AND 40-202 OF THE CODE OF THE INCORPORATED COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS PERTAINING TO THE SEWAGE SERVICE RATE SCHEDULE AND DETERMINATION OF CHARGES ADOPTED this 8th day of August, 2017.
Council of the Incorporated County of Los Alamos
By: /s/ David Izraelevitz, Council Chair
Attest: /s/ Naomi D. Maestas, County Clerk
File Name: 20170627_Code Ordinance 02-276_Sewage Rates_attested.pdf
Introduction Date: 06/27/2017
Publish Date: 08/17/2017