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About the Department of Municipal Development

Information about Department of Municipal Development.

The Department of Municipal Development (DMD) assures that capital projects will be completed efficiently and in a timely manner with high quality standards. The department also oversees the security and maintenance of city facilities, including the operation of Isotopes Stadium. DMD provides the operation and maintenance of city streets, storm drains, and traffic signals as well as the development and design of capital infrastructure for streets and storm drainage.

The parking division manages several parking structures and parking lots providing maintenance and repairs of facilities, attendant services and customer support, and oversees parking enforcement services. The parking division also oversees parking meter operations including revenue collections, installations, and repairs.

Albuquerque: Current Construction Projects

View what we're building for the City of Albuquerque.

What We Do

Capital Implementation Program

CIP's mission is to enhance the physical and cultural development of the City.

Read more about the Capital Implementation Program.


Designs and provide construction management for new transportation and storm drainage projects.

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Real Property

Comprehensive, professional real estate services for the benefit of the City of Albuquerque.

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Storm Water Management

Manages pump stations, dams, and storm water quality.

Learn more about Storm Water Management.

Street & Storm Maintenance

Maintains and upgrades arterial and residential roads and some arroyos around the city.

Read more about Street and Storm Maintenance.

Traffic Engineering

Installs and maintains traffic signals, intelligent transportation network, streetlights, flashing beacons, signs, and pavement markings.

Read more about traffic engineering.

Neighborhood Traffic Calming

Provides information about the City of Albuquerque's Neighborhood Traffic Management Program (NTMP). The goal of this program is to address speeding and cut-through traffic on local residential streets using a set of traffic-calming tools.

Read more about NTMP.


Provides construction administration and inspection services for the City's public funded construction projects.

Read more about construction.

Parking Management

Provides management of parking facilities for the City of Albuquerque and manages parking enforcement activities.

Read more about parking in Albuquerque.

Title VI Discrimination Notice

City of Albuquerque (COA) operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, and disability. Anyone who believes they have been excluded from participation in, denied benefits of, or otherwise subjected to discrimination under any City of Albuquerque program or activity because of their race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability may file a discrimination complaint with City of Albuquerque. To file a Title VI discrimination complaint, please contact:

City of Albuquerque Human Rights Office, Room 701
Human Resources Department
City County Building, One Civic Plaza NW
P.O. Box 1293
Albuquerque, NM 87103

Telephone: 505-924-3387

Latest News

Department of Municipal Development to Host Open Houses for Contractors & Engineers

The Department of Municipal Development is hosting two open houses for prospective contractors, engineers, landscape engineers, and architects. Both open houses will be hosted by DMD at Albuquerque's historic Rail Yards. The open house for contractors will be held on Tuesday, June 14th, and the open house for architects, landscape architects, and engineers will be held on Wednesday, June 15th. See the flyers below!