News Flash

Posted on: May 4, 2021

Drinking Water Week 2021

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The City of Roswell and partners throughout North America  kicked off Drinking Water Week on Monday, May 2, 2021, tap water is “There When You Need It.” Drinking Water Week is May 2-8 this year. Roswell is observing Drinking Water Week by recogni...

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General City News
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Ceremony celebrates Boys and Girls Club facility improvements

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Representatives of the City of Roswell and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Chaves and Lincoln Counties celebrated the completion of renovations and improvements to the Boys and Girls Club building in Roswell at a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 26. The facility...

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General City News
Posted on: April 22, 2021

State program offers financial assistance to renters

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The City of Roswell wants to make local renters aware of a financial-assistance program being made available by the State of New Mexico. The Emergency Rental Assistance Program offers help with rent, utility bills and other housing-related costs to qualif...

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General City News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Public input sought on latest wayfinding signage project

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In a continuing effort to establish and enhance Roswell’s wayfinding signage to guide residents and travelers to popular public destinations, the City of Roswell is working with a landscape-architecture design company to further develop the city...

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General City News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

“Money Matters” video highlights lodgers’ tax

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Lodgers’ tax is something many citizens may have heard of, but understanding the specifics of how it works and how its benefits Roswell can be a challenge for anyone who doesn’t deal with it on a regular basis. With that in mind, the C...

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General City News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Roswell UFO Festival 2021 set to welcome visitors back after shutdowns of last year

UFO Festival

In 1947, the sleepy town of Roswell, N.M., became known around the world because of an alleged UFO crash landing. Now, the town will have a new distinction by holding what it expects will be one of the first destination festivals in the United States sinc...

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General City News
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Regulations regarding weeds and yard sales help keep community clean and safe

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Spring and summer bring warmer weather, and warmer weather brings the emergence of a variety of vegetation. Unfortunately, that can include unwanted weeds. Meanwhile, yard-sale season brings the appearance of yard-sale signs that come with it.

When it come...

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General City News
Posted on: February 12, 2021

City hosting series of virtual public forums

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The City of Roswell will hold a series of 10 virtual public forums during 2021, beginning Thursday, Feb. 18, with an open discussion focusing on Ward 5, which covers a large portion of the southern part of the city.

The city launched virtual public forums ...

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General City News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Online option offered to report areas in need of litter cleanup

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Keep Roswell Beautiful and the City of Roswell’s Community Development Department are working to keep the community looking good and would like the public’s help in reporting public areas that are in need of a cleanup to remove litter ...

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General City News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Citizens can share concerns with city through online FixIT Form

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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

News Flash

Posted on: April 29, 2021

Adult volleyball begins in June; Alien Chase set for July 3

Alien Chase 2021

Whether you enjoy competing on your own or like to be part of a team, the City of Roswell has a couple upcoming recreation options in which residents can participate. 

Adult coed volleyball is scheduled to begin its season June 7. The season will ...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Fitness room full of a variety of exercise options

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As the sun rises, so does Sean Lee, starting his day by making the trip he makes many weekday mornings. He heads to the Roswell Recreation and Aquatic Center, where he can get a workout in the fitness room that has been adding to its number and variety of...

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Parks & Rec