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Mayor Richard J. Berry

Mayor Richard J. Berry was sworn into office on December 1st, 2009. Prior to serving as Albuquerque's chief executive officer, he was twice elected to the New Mexico Legislature.

Mayor Berry is also an accomplished business entrepreneur with over two decades of experience in New Mexico and throughout the Southwest United States. He earned his degree in finance and administration at the University of New Mexico and was a letterman on the Lobo track and field team, specializing in the decathlon.

Since his election in late 2009, Mayor Berry has successfully worked to drop the crime rate in Albuquerque to some of the lowest levels in 20 years and has brought the City to the national forefront for transparency and accountability.

He has cut the size of local Government while keeping city employees on the job and services to the community intact. He has accomplished this without raising taxes and has consistently worked to provide value for taxpayers.

Mayor Berry is listening and wants to hear from you.

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Mayor Richard J. Berry Recognizes Employees for Saving $40,000, Yearly

ESA Award Recipients: Bill Slauson and Lupe Gallegos with APD

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Firefighters Pull Elderly Woman From her Emblazed Home

The efforts of several courageous firefighters saved the life of a local senior citizen

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Mayor's Youth Advisory Council

Teenagers who want to help shape Albuquerque's future are encouraged to apply for an exclusive opportunity to impact city government and their community.

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Albuquerque Heading Home Surpasses Goals

171 chronically homeless, medically vulnerable have been housed

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