With this large of a shortfall we had a decision to make and we chose to see it as opportunity and a challenge. I am proud to say that our leadership team and the great employees of this city have risen to the occasion. ABQ View is our transparency portal - these pages show just how dedicated we are to ensuring that we’re doing ethical business for our bosses, the taxpayers.
ESA Recipient’s: Mark Saiz, Human Resource Department
Jayne Aranda and Kelly Gold are the most recent recipients of the City of Albuquerque’s Efficiency, Stewardship and Accountability award.
Recommendation of 72 hour agenda notification.
Highlights Include: No Tax Increases, No Layoffs, Additional Police Cars
At Monday night’s city council meeting, three councilors (Benton, O’Malley and Garduno) refused to vote for critical, time-sensitive bi-partisan effort funding for Paseo Del Norte and I-25 funding.
Mayor Berry’s ABQ View is leading the nation in transparency
Top Earners for City Published on Transparency Website
Mayor and City Councilors Introduce Legislation to Dedicate Entire $50 Million Dollars to Critical Infrastructure Project
Mayor Richard J. Berry has sent his legislative priorities to the state legislators for their consideration.
Mayor Richard J. Berry has sent his recommendation to the City Council for a city-wide, third party independent organizational review and analysis.
The City Council Approved the Mayor’s $10,000 Appropriation Request
The projected shortfall for next fiscal year is currently being projected at $9.1 million dollars a substantial drop off from the nearly $100 million shortfall when Mayor Berry took office.
Mayor Richard J. Berry highlights Albuquerque's progress, reduced crime, and increased government transparency.
Journalists from nineteen African countries met with Mayor Richard Berry to discuss transparency in government.
Mayor Berry's anti-heroin initiative recommended for $100,000 in funding.
Mayor Richard Berry signed City funding legislation, approved a large grant application, and continued contacting state legislators regarding improvements to the Paseo Del Norte and I-25 interchange.
ABQ View: City's Transparency Website now provides names and salaries for all City employees.
Improvements to make Albuquerque more competitive in attracting conventions, offering more options for local residents.
Mayor Richard J. Berry saved $1.5 million in public money by refinancing bonds at a lower interest rate.
Mayor Richard J. Berry and the Albuquerque City Council will move forward with plans to enhance recycling efforts in Albuquerque.
No tax increases, reduces size of government, funding for a potential 1% wage increase.
MuniNetGuide.com Honors Albuquerque Website for Investor Relations Excellence
For the second year in a row, the Albuquerque International Sunport has recieved a federal grant which will allow for the installation of more solar panels.
Mayor Richard J. Berry announced today that his administration reached an agreement with the Albuquerque Police Officers Association that will save taxpayers $1 million a year and allow all current police officers to take their cars home.
Update: The red light camera program was discontinued in December 2011. This information highlights the executive and legislative processes that eventually led to the end of red light cameras operating within selected Albuquerque intersections.
The Berry Administration has reached a deal with Coronado Mall management allowing Lucky Paws to remain open for the next year.
"ABQ View puts our city government at the forefront of what open government should look like for cities around the country," Mayor Berry said.
Mayor Richard J. Berry gives a voice to all employees, citizens, and vendors to report efficiencies, increased stewardship and better acountability of taxpayer dollars.
Mayor Richard J. Berry submitted a proposal to Governor Bill Richardson’s Administration Wednesday asking that $1 million in stimulus money that was requested to be spent on a new fire station be used to buy air packs for firefighters or two new fire trucks.
Berry Administration reaches agreements with two AFSCME unions; implements wage reductions for three others.