Official news from the City of Albuquerque
July 1, 2010, news release announcing salary adjustments, budget cuts, and ongoing union negotiations.
Albuquerque firefighter Ryan Medford was off duty when a motorcyclist crashed right before his eyes on the Big I flyover. With no equipment, backup or someone to protect him from cars speeding by, Medford stopped and risked his own life on the narrow stretch of road to render aid to the motorcyclist.
"Fill the Boot" campaign raises big money for Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Fifth grader Cesar Castro of East San Jose Elementary School takes top prize.
Mayor Berry's address for the opening of the new Prisoner Transport Center and the City of Albuquerque's partnership with ICE.
APD to partner with ICE agents in new Prisoner Transport Center.
Traveling to work, Inspector Richard Chavez stopped and performed CPR on a unconscious woman.
In April, the Sandia Foothills Open Space cleanup will kick-off another year of outdoor volunteerism. There is a contagious enthusiasm when you gather early on a Saturday morning with neighbors and fellow trail users to work on projects that will benefit our Major Public Open Space areas.
Cuts cost and size of government; no layoffs or furloughs. Salary reductions are included.
Initiative to make Albuquerque more attractive to private sector.
Recipients include ARCA, The Barrett Foundation, Silver Horizons New Mexico Inc., and The Harmony Project.
Mayor Richard J. Berry applauds three Albuquerque fire fighters for bringing four trapped balloonists to safety.
As part of a launching to a public/private bicycle safety campaign, Mayor Richard J. Berry unveiled a billboard design cautioning motorist to safely share the road with bicyclists.
Mayor Richard J. Berry announced Rob Perry as his nominee for Albuquerque’s next City Attorney.
The city’s top property crime fugitive was captured by U.S. Marshal’s Friday morning after a massive manhunt that included newspaper advertisements and electronic billboards.
Mayor Richard J. Berry’s Administration demolished a property Thursday that has generated hundreds of police calls and considered to be a high level area of property crime.
ALBUQUERQUE—Mayor Richard J. Berry signed off on an incentive package Friday for SUMCO Phoenix Corporation to grow its work force in Albuquerque.
Albuquerque—In preparation for the 2010 Mayor and First Lady’s Charity Gala, Mayor Richard Berry and Albuquerque’s First Lady Maria are accepting grant proposals from 501(c)(3) organizations.
Mayor Richard J. Berry presented to City Councilors February 12, 2010 a list of budget actions that will result in a $19 million savings for the current fiscal year.
Mayor Richard J. Berry recognized on Friday the crews of Rescue 21 and Squad 2 who rescued a 15-year-old girl who was trapped in a wrecked car.