At their regular meeting held January 7th, 2016, the Clovis City Commission unanimously approved $1.25 million in paving project funding for various residential streets in the community. The streets and funding approved are as follows:
Concord – Belvoir to Marvin Hass $74,448.00
Comer – Duckworth to Circle $177,492.00
Plaza – Vohs to Thornton $164,304.00
Hockenhull – Manana to Plaza $98,766.00
Circle – Duckworth to Circle $326,340.00
Vohs – Manana to Alley $215,628.00
Lancaster – Circle to Alley $47,250.00
Putnam – Norris to Jeanie $190,407.00
“I would like to thank the City of Clovis’ Public Works Committee for their work in identifying those residential areas in critical need of improvement,” advised Clovis Mayor Lansford, Friday. “Addressing our many street paving needs is an ongoing top priority for the Clovis City Commission and this funding will go a long way to addressing some residential streets in critical need of repair.”
Public Works Director Clint Bunch advises these repairs will begin in April/May 2016.
For further information regarding this matter, please contact the City Manager’s Office at (575) 769-7828.
Due to the hazardous weather all city offices will be closed Monday, December 28th. The City Manager has been in contact with Xcel Energy and they are continuing to work on restoring power to all of their customers. The State of New Mexico is also sending equipment from Albuquerque to help with the road efforts. Please keep checking the local weather and radio stations for any updates.
A winter storm is heading our way with major impacts to travel for Saturday night through Sunday night. National Weather Service (NWS) in Albuquerque is forecasting much colder weather starting Saturday afternoon. High winds at 35 to 40 mph will make the wind chill anywhere between -5 to +5 degrees during this time. Estimated snow fall totals show anywhere between 8 and 16 inches for Sunday. Blizzard conditions could exist with this storm.
If you are planning on traveling this weekend, please pay attention to the forecast and road conditions before traveling. Road conditions can be found at www.nmroads.com. Forecast information can be found at http://www.srh.noaa.gov/abq/. If you have any questions please contact Dan Heerding, Emergency Management Director, at (575) 763-9494.
The City of Clovis has a vacancy on the Commission on Older Adults. The commission meets quarterly at 4:00 p.m. on the last Monday of the month to make recommendations to the city commission concerning programs to be conducted by the city for the benefit of older adults, and relating to the use of public funds, public personnel and public facilities of the city. If you are a Clovis resident and are interested in serving on the commission on Older Adults, would like further information or an application form, please contact the City Manager’s Office at 575-769-7828. Application forms can also be found under City Boards and Committees. City Applications will be received until 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 15th, 2016.