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Welcome to District 2, Councilor Isaac Benton.

City Councilor Isaac Benton represents District 2, the city-center district encompassing downtown, old town, parts of the University of New Mexico and the entire valley east of the river. He was elected to the City Council in October 2005.

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Ongoing Events in District 2

What's Important in District 2

Councilor Benton is committed to improving the lives of District 2 residents and the City as a whole.

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Latest News & Events

New Playground at Herman Sanchez Community Center

New Playground at Herman Sanchez Community Center

Councilor Benton funded a new playground for children 6 & up at the Herman Sanchez Community Center.

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Storm Drain Improvements in Barelas Neighborhood

Public Meeting to discuss the proposed improvements

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2nd Opioid Abuse Accountability Summit

"Solving the Opioid Abuse Epidemic in Bernalillo County: Why Aren't We There Yet?"

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Esperanza Community Bike Shop Holiday Build-a-bike

Build a bicycle for your child and learn how to maintain it year-round

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Caught Between a Hole and a Hard Place

Which is better: planting a five-dollar tree in a fifty-dollar hole, or planting a fifty-dollar tree in a five-dollar hole?

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Pursuing the Dream - MLK Day

Please join us in keeping the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. alive

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50th Annual Luminaria Tour

Tickets for ABQ RIDE’s 50th Luminaria Tour on Sale at Midnight, Friday, Nov. 28

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Tilting at Windmills

Gravel mulching, tree canopy loss and the heat island effect

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The Magnificent Elm Tree

Ah, the elms of Albuquerque. We love them, we hate them, we love to hate them. I eat them. Okay, better explain all that…

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Completion of Barelas Pedestrian Bridge

Completion of Barelas Pedestrian Bridge

City Councilor Isaac Benton Celebrates the Completion of Barelas Pedestrian Bridge Project

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