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County Notices

The Planning & Zoning Department will be closed for the duration of Friday 12/4/2020. The Planning and Zoning Department  will be open at its regular time on Monday 12/7/2020.

The Planning & Zoning Commission meeting for December 8, 2020 has been cancelled. Read Notice.

The Sandoval County Board of Commissioners will convene for a closed session on  December 10, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. Read Notice

The Sandoval County Labor Management Relations Board will meet at 9 a.m. on both December 4th, 2020 & December 14th, 2020. Read Notice

The Sandoval County Juvenile Justice Advisory Board will be meeting via Webex on December 15, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. Read Agenda

Roads Department Projects for the week of 11/30/2020-12/04/2020

District 1:

  • Road improvements on Davis Loop and Desmontes in Placitas.

District 5:

  • Crews will grade roads in La Jara.
  • Road / drainage improvements to CR13 near Rio Puerco Bridge, install signs, fix fence.
  • Drainage improvements to Rito de los pinos.

    County News

    NM Finance Authority Small Business CARES Act Grant

    CARES Act applications are still being accepted
    NOTE: Grants will first be prioritized to qualifying businesses within the unincorporated areas of Sandoval County. This also includes sole proprietorships.

    CARES Act Small Business Grant
    CARES Act Application Form

    NM 550 / NM 528 Project

    New Mexico D.O.T. presentation on NM 550 / NM 528

    View the latest update on the U.S. 550

    Construction Project

    (Kenneth Murphy, P.E., NMDOT District 3 Engineer)

    View PDF Document
    View NM-550/NM-528 Project Website

    Department/Office Availability

    Assessor's Office
    Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed 12pm - 1pm. Appointments recommended.

    Bureau of Elections
    Open with limited staff.

    County Clerk's Office
    Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Appointments are recommended due to limited staff. Wedding licenses will be available by appointment only from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Monday - Friday. Call 505-867-7572 for an appointment.

    Human Resources
    Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Due to limited staff, please call or email with inquiries.

    Planning and Zoning
    Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed between 12-1pm. Submittals can be processed electronically or dropped off at window. Individual meetings must be approved by Director.

    Probate Court
    The Sandoval County Probate court will be operating at a reduced level starting July 16, 2020. Read Notice
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday from 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

    Treasurer's Office
    Is open for extended hours due to Tax Season Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The north entrance doors are locked but can be opened by dialing 505-867-7579. A temperature is required upon entrance and all residents are expected to wear masks.

    Public Comment

    Due to social distancing because of the potential spread of  COVID-19, public comments have been moved to an online platform. It is important that county residents have a voice and feel free to express their opinions.

    Please fill out the form below to be read into the record at the next  Board of Commissioners meeting. Thank you for your patience in this matter. 

    If you would like to speak to the board of commissioners but do not have internet access feel free to use the information below to send us a letter or call us on the phone at:

    1500 Idalia Road, Building D,
    Bernalillo, NM 87004
    Phone: 505-867-7500