News from Mayor Richard J. Berry
Every year the Mayor & First Lady’s Charity Gala raises money for local non-profits, this year the submission date has been extended.
Mayor Berry meets with NRA President Keene to extend the National Police Shooting Championships contract
Over 500 competitors from around the world to compete at city ranges
Increasing the time of the yellow light at traffic signals reduces the overall number of crashes at intersections.
On September 25, 2012- — Mayor Richard J. Berry, joined by NMDOT, MRCOG, Bernalillo County and Kirtland Air Force Base, announces the proposal of a new regional traffic management center.
City leaders take initiative to promote Albuquerque to decision makers
Rebuilding For the Future and Honoring Our Fallen Heroes
September 6, 2012- Mayor Richard J. Berry, the Solid Waste Management Department and Friedman Recycling formally broke ground on a new state of the art single-stream Material Recovery Facility (MRF).
Winners eligible to split $30,000 in prize money
Employee of the Week: Charles Sierra, Cultural Services, Main Library
Heroes: Lt. Gary Reed, Sgt. Gary Barboa, Det. Holly Anderson, Det. David Gonzales, Det. Russ Landavazo, Det. Darcy McDermeit, Det. Kevin Morant, Det. Andrea Ortiz, and eyewitness Joshua Vail.
ESA Recipient’s: Mark Saiz, Human Resource Department
M-Series Comes to Agreement with Berry Administration
This year, the two city public safety departments will be joining forces to play against the NM All-stars to raise money for their own brothers in need.
Mayor Richard J. Berry’s Office recognized members of the Albuquerque Police Department and the Albuquerque Fire Department.
Employee of the Week: Michael Farias
Mayor Richard J. Berry and First Lady Maria Berry presented Art in the School, Keshet Dance Company, and United Way of Central New Mexico with a check for $195,000.
Sergeant Art Gamboa, Detective’s Aaron Jones, Chris Maes, Jimmy Bledsoe, Justin Montgomery, and Rob Lujan are this week’s Friday’s Heroes.
Employee of the Week: Anthony Dennis Pollock
City Departments have been working with the local web based business, Real Time Solutions, to create a new website for the City of Albuquerque.
The homes located at 323 Grove St NE and 321 San Pablo NE have been vacant for years, and have been attracting illegal drug activity, vagrants, and taggers.