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Creatively Financed

City Council agrees to transfer $3 million from water fund, says next year they'll balance the budget

Local News  A $3 million transfer from the Santa Fe’s water utility fund will be used to balance the city budget this year in a financial shuffle approved by City Council at almost 1 am Thursday.

Thursday, July 9, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Taming Wild Horses

Universities and USGS to help BLM come up with longer lasting fertility vaccines for wild horses

Local News Radio tracking collars, more studies devoted to genetic diversity through fecal analysis and longer lasting fertility-control vaccines are among the solutions to help control the wild horse population across th...

Thursday, July 9, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Of Definitions and Democracy

Morningstar Senior Living Facility clears City Council in split vote

Local News For all that the semantics of city code dominated much of the discussion over the proposed Morningstar Senior Living Center on Old Pecos Trail at the Wednesday evening city council meeting, broader interests fo...

Thursday, July 9, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Slow Your Roll

Councilors ask for public meeting before airport renovation gets under way

Local News The proposed renovations at the Santa Fe Municipal Airport will see a public meeting, perhaps during an upcoming Public Works Committee session at the airport on the western edge of the city. 

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Designed to Dip

Local News Designs for a long-awaited underpass to carry bikes and pedestrians below St. Francis Drive near its intersection with Cerrillos Road should be available for public review this summer.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Terminal Flaw

SF Municipal Airport redesign takes flight without public sendoff

Local News Ire is beginning to gather around proposed renovations of the Santa Fe Municipal Airport and an apparent lack of public input on the process of redesigning the small city-owned building that serves as its termi...

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Protect & Pray

Santa Fe police rack up overtime for archbishop installation event

Local News The Santa Fe Police Department spent $16,000 to protect the installation of the new archbishop. Some Santa Feans question the prudence of the expenditures.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Tweet @ Mayor

Twitter Town Hall invites, or perhaps incites, conversation with mayor

Local News Got a question for the mayor? Mayor Javier Gonzales will be fielding them all in 140 characters or less through his first ever “Twitter Town Hall” Wednesday, July 8 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Monsoon Swoons

Forecasters say colder temps and rainy days are ahead

Local News A back-door front blew in from the Great Plains on Monday, disenchanting the Land of Enchantment, bringing lingering rain and setting a record at the Albuquerque International Airport with 2.24 inches ...

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 Thomas Ragan

Wringing Out the Budget

City council to consider using water funds for other operations while opponents question legal maneuverings and precedent

Local News Whether the city can move millions from the water fund to the general fund to balance the upcoming fiscal year’s budget is one of the big matters on the table for the July 8 City Council meeting.

Monday, July 6, 2015 Elizabeth Miller
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