Posted on: October 19, 2016

Western Frontier Gun Show


The Western Frontier Gun Show will be held at the Roswell Convention & Civic Center on November 5-6, 2016.

Doors Open:
Saturday, November 5th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Sunday, November 6th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

General admission is $5....Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Annual Fall Halloween Festival

Fall Festival

The Roswell Recreation Staff presents the Annual Fall Halloween Festival, October 29th from 5pm-7pm at the Roswell Convention & Civic Center. Costumes are welcome. The festival is filled with game booths, a costume contest, cake walk, and the creepy c...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Book Your Next Event With Us!

Book Your Next Event With Us

The Roswell Convention & Civic Center is the ideal facility for events and is central to many other downtown attractions. Center staff goes above and beyond to ensure that every event is a success. The RCCC can accommodate a vast array of events such ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Emergency-notification system serving city, county


Citizens in Roswell and throughout Chaves County are encouraged to sign up for notifications from the city and county that will warn, inform and instruct residents during severe weather and emergency situations. People can select one or more means – text ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

New website boosts city's online presence, accessibility

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The City of Roswell has improved and strengthened its online presence with this recently launched new website. The site uses the same address ( as the city’s former website, but has an updated look and a myriad of information and featur...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2016

U.S. Army training Tunisian Air Force at Roswell air center

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The U.S. Army has brought members of the Tunisian Air Force to Roswell for aircraft training. This Army program provides training and equipment to foreign militaries so they can better protect and provide security within their own countries, while also be...Read on...

More about Army Security Assistance Command
Posted on: August 12, 2016

Pay Your Water Bill Online

Online Water Billing

You can view and pay your utility bill online.

Pay now

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Annual Fall Festival

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The City of Roswell and the Friends of the Roswell Zoo will be having our their Annual Fall Festival on Saturday October 29, 2016 from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. It will be held at the Roswell Convention Center located at 912 N.Main. There will be Game Booths, Face...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2016

RPD welcomes kids to 'Trunk-or-Treat' event, reminds citizens of Halloween safety tips

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Halloween fun will begin a few days early when the Roswell Police Department hosts its second annual “Trunk-or-Treat” event Thursday, Oct. 27, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. This year’s event will be held at the new city parking lot in the 900 block of North Richa...Read on...

Chaves County Offender Watch
Posted on: October 18, 2016

Leader of drug-trafficking operation pleads guilty in federal court

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The man believed to have been the leader of an extensive drug-trafficking operation in Chaves County has been convicted in federal court on charges related to his crimes. He and others were arrested last year following a multi-agency investigation that in...Read on...

Posted on: October 18, 2016

Neighborhood Watch taking back unwanted prescription drugs

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Roswell Neighborhood Watch, working with the Roswell Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will again offer citizens an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, un...Read on...

DEA Office of Diversion Control
Posted on: October 12, 2016

Crime Prevention Month: Take steps to protect property and be aware of suspicious activity

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October is national Crime Prevention Month, designated as such with the intent of empowering citizens to help prevent crime in the community and make their neighborhoods safer places to live. Toward that goal, the Roswell Police Department encourages citi...Read on...

National Crime Prevention Council
Posted on: October 7, 2016

Be aware of ongoing phone scams

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Tax season may have ended months ago, but scammers don’t take time off. Plenty of Roswell residents are still receiving scam calls from callers claiming to be from the IRS or U.S. Treasury and telling the intended victims they owe taxes. The caller insist...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Watching out for each other

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Neighbors who watch out for neighbors make a big difference in our community. In one instance, a woman noticed an unknown man entering the home of her neighbor. The woman called for police. As RPD officers were en route, the neighbor saw the suspicious ma...Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

School Zone Traffic Safety

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Motorists are reminded to be aware when entering active school zones and slow down. The speed limit in most school zones is 20 mph. RPD is watching out for school-zone speed-limit violations.

Parking zones are designated to assist the smooth flow of t...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Duty, Honor, Art: The New Mexico Military Institute Collection

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Duty, Honor, Art: The New Mexico Military Institute Collection
Exhibit Dates: September 30, 2016 - June 18, 2017

Founded in 1891, the New Mexico Military Institute is one of Roswell's oldest and most significant institutions, representing the only sta...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2016

Caption This! Contest

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Win a $20.00 gift card to The Cowboy Cafe/Black Betty!

Head over to the Roswell Public Library's Facebook page to caption this photo for a chance to win a $20 gift card for The Cowboy Cafe/Black Betty restaurants!

We want to see how creative you c...Read on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Pokestops and Charging Station at RPL

arging station

How many library patrons are out there playing Pokemon Go and hunting down pokemon??
If you are, here is some good news! The Roswell Public Library has two Pokestops, one at the Tree of Knowledge and one at our electronic sign (and they're good about dro...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

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