Northwest Area Command Hosts “Coffee with a Cop” This Thursday

You are invited to join the officers of the Northwest Area Command this Thursday, June 8 at 9:30 a.m. for “Coffee with a Cop.” This event is open to the public and takes place at the Keller Williams Realty Office, 6240 Riverside Plaza NW. This is a great opportunity to ask questions, share concerns, and enjoy some complimentary coffee. To learn more, visit:

Community Policing Councils Recruiting New Members

The Albuquerque Community Policing Councils (CPC) are actively recruiting new members and the public is encouraged to participate and apply. The only requirement is to be 16 years of age or older, and concerned about law enforcement in your neighborhood. There are six CPCs citywide, and each one meets once a month. This is a wonderful opportunity to share your concerns and to have input into Albuquerque Police Department (APD) policies or areas that may need improvement. So if you or someone you know has concerns about public safety and would like to be part of the civic process in Albuquerque, the CPCs are for you. The Valley Area Command CPC, the Northwest Area Command CPC and the Southwest Area Command CPC are all actively seeking new members and the time commitment is approximately 10 hours per month. For more information, contact Kelly Mensah, CPC Liaison, at: or visit: Community Policing Councils — City of Albuquerque (

Report a Streetlight Outage

Did you know that not all streetlights are owned by the City? Some are owned by the Public Service Company of New Mexico (PNM). If you see a streetlight outage in your area and want to report it, the first step is knowing who owns it, so you can accurately request a repair. You can see where streetlights are located and who owns them by looking at this online map at: If a streetlight belongs to the City, you can report it by calling 311. You can report PNM-owned streetlight outages by calling (888) 342-5766.

Northwest Area Command Hosting “Coffee with a Cop” This Saturday, May 13th

You are invited to join the Northwest Area Command, Albuquerque Police Department this Saturday, May 13th from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. for Coffee with a Cop at Chick-fil-A, 4001 Coors NW (across from St. Pius High School.) This is an excellent opportunity to meet the officers, ask questions and share concerns, and enjoy complimentary refreshments. For more information, visit:

IDO 2022 Annual Update – City Council Hearing and East Gateway Kickoff Reminder

IDO Annual Update

City Council Hearing

Proposed changes to the Integrated Development Ordinance (IDO) affecting zoning citywide are expected to be on the City Council  agenda on Monday, May 15, 2023 at 5 p.m.

Please note that the sponsors of the bills intend to make a motion to defer hearing both bills (O-22-54 and O-23-77) until June 5, 2023.

City Council meetings are hybrid, so you can participate in-person in the Vincent E. Griego Chambers in the basement of City Hall and via Zoom.  

These citywide text amendments are legislative, so you may speak to Councilors directly about any of the proposed changes. 

For questions, please contact the Council Planning Manager, Shanna Schultz:

Attend the Hearing

  • Agendas are typically posted here on the Friday before a Council hearing
    • Includes instructions for giving verbal comments at the hearing.
    • Includes Zoom information.

Review Proposed Changes

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