Official news from the City of Albuquerque
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Mayor Richard J. Berry recognized on Friday an Albuquerque Fire Department Dispatcher for the outstanding work he did in assisting a family member who called for help when his mother experienced a severe medical emergency. This week’s Friday’s Hero is Albuquerque Fire Department Dispatcher Glenn Sveum. Each week Mayor Richard J. Berry honors at least one public safety employee for going beyond the call of duty in performing their work.
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 and First Lady Maria announced the non-profit organizations that will be the recipients of the 2011 Mayor and First Lady’s Charity Gala.
Historic Barelas railroad yards to undergo revitalization. Work space, restaurants, and performance venues planned, Mayor Richard J. Berry and City Council Isaac Benton announce.
New service routes connecting Albuquerque and Rio Rancho now allow greater ease for commuters and a new outlook on regional transportation.
The U.S. State Department appointed Chief Administrative Officer David Campbell to serve as a U.S. Diplomat in a foriegn country. Mayor Berry named City Attorney Rob Perry as the CAO-Designate.
Governor Susana Martinez and Mayor Richard J. Berry recognized more than 100 city employees Friday who responded to the state’s natural gas crisis.
Albuquerque Fire Chief James Breen promoted the third deputy chief of his administration Thursday.
Mayor Richard J. Berry and Fire Chief James Breen dedicated a new rescue truck into the Albuquerque Fire Department’s fleet on Saturday, January 29th 2011.
Mayor Richard J. Berry announced today that he anticipates crews will break ground on a new West Side fire station early next year
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.
On behalf of Mayor Richard J. Berry, Public Safety Director Darren White recognized three Friday’s Heroes this week: a 911 Operator, an Albuquerque Police Department Dispatcher, and an Albuquerque Fire Department Dispatcher who worked together to identify the location of a six year old boy whose mother was experiencing a medical emergency.
Mayor Richard J. Berry recognized on Friday two firefighters who provided emergency medical attention to a retired firefighter who was having a heart attack.
Mayor Richard J. Berry presented his priority legislation for the 2011 New Mexico Legislative Session to NM State Legislators who represent areas around the Rio Grande Central Corridor today. The following bills and initiatives are ones that Mayor Berry’s team will lobby, follow, and champion.
City officials are anticipating this fire season to be one of the worst
Three-step plan identifies 75 needy residents, provides housing, and engages non-profit community.
Albuquerque Fire Chief James Breen swore in 23 new firefighters Friday. The firefighters, which consists of 22 men and one woman, gradated from the 78th Albuquerque Fire Cadet class. The firefighters are the first to graduate from the academy since Breen was appointed Chief in December 2010.
Mayor Richard J. Berry and Public Safety Director Darren White are teaming up with the local Marine Corps to help find toys for 8,000 children who could go without a Christmas gift this year.