News Flash

Posted on: June 22, 2018

DEPARTMENT SPOTLIGHT

Animal Services Supervisor Joseph Pacheco

The staff at Roswell Animal Services has to be ready to handle all sorts of animal adventures. Like a six-foot-long alligator being kept as a pet in someone’s residence. Or a giant python suddenly appearing in an apartment toilet. Then there was...

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General City News
Posted on: June 19, 2018

State Tourism Department deputy secretary to speak at Tourism Talk meeting

Tourism Talk flyer June 2018

This month’s Tourism Talk meeting June 29 features a special guest speaker from the New Mexico Department of Tourism, Deputy Cabinet Secretary Audrey Herrera-Castillo. She will be addressing specific items vital to Roswell's tourism industry and...

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General City News
Posted on: June 15, 2018

City opens internship program

internship

The City of Roswell has set up an internship program that offers college and high school students the chance to gain professional experience in any of a variety of municipal-government disciplines. College students can also potentially earn course credit ...

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General City News
Posted on: June 14, 2018

This German shepherd is ready to meet you

Adopt Of The Week (6-11-18)

Here is a German shepherd eager for a new home. You can visit this 3-year-old male at the Roswell Animal Shelter at 705 E. McGaffey St. The impound number is 12485. Shelter hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. You can ca...

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General City News
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Roswell SERTOMA Club’s Mike Satterfield Memorial 20th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza planned

July 4 Flyer

Fireworks will light up the sky and music will fill the air on the Fourth of July as Roswell celebrates America’s Independence Day with the Roswell SERTOMA Club’s Mike Satterfield Memorial 20th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza sponsored b...

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General City News
Posted on: June 8, 2018

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT

RFD EMS Division Chief Eric Mann

By Todd Wildermuth

Public Information Officer

City of Roswell

As chief of the Emergency Medical Services Division of the Roswell Fire Department, Eric Mann doesn’t hesitate when describing what it takes to be a good paramedic. A paramedic himself, Mann has b...

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General City News
Posted on: May 25, 2018

DEPARTMENT SPOTLIGHT

PZ staff (May 2018)

If you are planning to build a carport, construct a fence or put an addition on your house inside the city limits of Roswell, you will certainly be heading to the home-improvement store among your first trips to prepare for your project. However, also amo...

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General City News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Citizens can share concerns with city through online FixIT Form

repair workers with tools

Have you recently come across a significant pothole on a city street? Did a property overgrown with weeds catch your eye? Do you know of a vehicle that appears to have been abandoned and remains sitting on public property? The City of Roswell wants to kno...

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General City News
Posted on: May 1, 2018

City survey results available

City Survey Results

The citizens’ responses to the City Performance Survey have been compiled and are presented here. The survey was available on the website through early 2018. 

Thank you to everyone who participated in sharing your thoughts and i...

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General City News
Posted on: April 20, 2018

City of Roswell Annual Report

City Annual Report

The City of Roswell’s 2017 Annual Report is available for viewing online. The report highlights the activities of the various city departments, outlining things that were accomplished in 2017. The public is invited to review the report to see ho...

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General City News
Posted on: April 20, 2018

The Swon Brothers to headline Roswell’s Fourth of July music

The Swon Brothers (website, FB)

Rising country-music stars The Swon Brothers will be in Roswell this Fourth of July to headline the musical entertainment at the Roswell SERTOMA Club’s Mike Satterfield Memorial 20th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza at Cielo Grande Recreation Area....

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General City News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Reminders regarding local laws about weeds, yard-sale signs

yard sale

Summer's warm weather brings the emergence of a variety of vegetation, and that, unfortunately, can include unwanted weeds. Meanwhile, summer means yard-sale season is in full swing and yard-sale signs are commonplace. 

When it comes to weeds and ...

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General City News
Posted on: March 30, 2018

‘Clean and Safe’ program returns to encourage removal of dilapidated buildings

Clean and Safe

The City of Roswell is conducting its “Clean and Safe” program that offers local property owners free disposal (other than a $5 permit fee) of materials from the demolition and removal of condemned and dilapidated structures in the cit...

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General City News
Posted on: February 22, 2018

Restaurant/bar planned at air center

Pecos Flavors logo

The Roswell City Council on March 15 awarded a popular local eatery a lease to operate a restaurant and bar at the Roswell International Air Center. The Council approved the lease with Pecos Flavors Winery. 

The city believes the addition of the f...

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General City News
Posted on: February 2, 2018

New ordinance allows, regulates certain off-highway vehicles on city streets

ROV-NewsFlash

The Roswell City Council in January adopted an ordinance that allows and regulates the use of certain recreational and utility off-highway vehicles on city-owned paved streets. The ordinance specifies the requirements for such vehicles being used on city ...

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Watch video General City News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Roswell Community Video Tour

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To learn more about what Roswell offers, please click on the link below to watch the video tour showcasing the local community.

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Watch video tour... General City News
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Construction of Recreation and Aquatic Center underway

rec center groundbreaking (11-11-17)

The beginning of construction of Roswell’s new Recreation and Aquatic Center was celebrated Nov. 11 with a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the facility in the Cielo Grande Recreation Area at 1402 W. College Blvd.

Mayor Dennis Kintigh and C...

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General City News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Local businesses encouraged to be seen on state tourism website

NM True

Local businesses have the opportunity to be seen by potential Roswell visitors by being part of the business listings on newmexico.org, a website of the New Mexico Department of Tourism.

The City of Roswell encourages local businesses to upload their infor...

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General City News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Convention center project will create more space, options for variety of events

convention center 1

The City of Roswell is looking forward to an expanded and renovated convention center that will enable the city to host larger events and accommodate a wider variety of space needs for conferences and other events at the facility that will offer greater o...

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General City News