Posted on: September 22, 2017

Convention center renovation, expansion

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As the project to renovate and expand the Roswell Convention and Civic Center gets underway in late 2017 and continues into 2018, City of Roswell officials will also be reviewing the options for how the facility is managed and operated.

With the exception ...

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Convention Center & Visitors Bureau
Posted on: August 19, 2016

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Convention Center & Visitors Bureau

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Cardiac-arrest patient meets her rescuers

Denise Dwyer meets her RFD EMTs (8-31-17) (website)

A cardiac-arrest patient who was revived through the efforts of RFD emergency medical technicians got to meet her rescuers, along with other emergency workers who played a role in saving her life during the incident.

Denise Dwyer called 911 from her home b...

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Fire Department

Posted on: November 13, 2017

City Performance Survey

Performance Survey

The city manager would like to know how well the city’s various departments are responding to the needs of the citizens. A City Performance Survey has been set up for residents to answer some general questions and offer input about city services. This is ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Construction of Recreation and Aquatic Center underway

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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

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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: November 2, 2017

North Union expansion under construction

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The improvement and expansion of a portion of North Union Avenue began in mid-November.

The project is occurring between West 19th Street and West Country Club Road and will expand that section of North Union from two lanes to four lanes. The project is ex...

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General City News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

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

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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
Posted on: October 23, 2017

City Manager Reports

City Manager Reports

From the desk of the City Manager…

It is important that I communicate and share with you, the citizens of Roswell, the many projects currently taking place in the city. As of October, I have been your city manager for six months now, and I prese...

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Read Reports... General City News
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Original engraved bricks available to those who purchased them

Brick Relocation (10-11-17)

City of Roswell officials and employees joined representatives of contractor HB Construction Oct. 11 to recognize the project that will relocate engraved-brick displays from their current location immediately north of the Roswell Convention and Civic Cent...

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General City News
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Convention center renovation, expansion

convention center 1

As the project to renovate and expand the Roswell Convention and Civic Center gets underway in late 2017 and continues into 2018, City of Roswell officials will also be reviewing the options for how the facility is managed and operated.

With the exception ...

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General City News
Posted on: September 13, 2017

McGaffey Street improvements underway

McGaffey project (9-12-17)

Work is underway on a West McGaffey Street project that will resurface about nine blocks of the roadway and improve pedestrian-area intersection access for people with disabilities.

The first phase of the city-funded $597,000 project between Union and Rich...

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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: July 11, 2017

Outstanding Citizen Award

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The Outstanding Citizen Award recognizes and honors individuals who strive toward the highest level of professional accomplishments and community volunteerism. Anyone who excels in his or her chosen profession, has devoted significant time and energy to i...

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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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Parks & Rec
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Parks & Recreation Survey

Parks News

The Roswell Parks and Recreation Department is asking for the public’s feedback regarding which Parks and Recreation programs citizens participate in, how they hear about these programs and if their program experiences are meeting their expectat...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Reindeer Run features 5K and 10K races for runners and walkers

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The 33rd Annual Reindeer Run is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 2. The event offers a competitive 10K run, 10K walk, 5K run and 5K walk. The races begin at 9 a.m. at the Roswell Adult and Recreation Center at 807 N. Missouri Ave.

Participants in the various r...

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Parks & Rec
Posted on: October 25, 2017

Youth basketball registration open

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Registration for the Roswell Youth Basketball League will be open Nov. 1-30 for boys and girls ages 9-12.

The child must be of age by Dec. 31. First-time league players will need to bring a birth certificate when registering.

The cost is $35 (+ tax) for the...

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Parks & Rec

Posted on: November 9, 2017

Meth seizure removes more illegal drugs from community

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The Chaves County Metro Narcotics Task Force wrapped up October with its second seizure that month of a significant amount of methamphetamine, removing more of the illegal drugs from the streets of Roswell.

In the latest instance Oct. 31, agents from the t...

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Police Department
Posted on: February 21, 2017

RPD's Annual Report available

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Top-level crimes, as classified by the FBI, decreased for a second straight year in Roswell in 2016. The overall decline (11.5 percent) in Part I crimes (murder, rape, robbery, assault, burglary, larceny, motor vehicle theft, arson) within the city comes ...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 17, 2017

RPD is hiring!

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The Roswell Police Department is now hiring! We are eager to add to the department those who share our commitment to making a positive difference by protecting and serving this community. RPD welcomes anyone ready to become part of our team of professiona...

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Police Department

Posted on: November 14, 2017

Pair of local women honored at art educators conference

Amanda Nicholson (Nov 2017)

The Roswell Museum and Art Center’s curator of education, Amanda Nicholson, has been honored as the state’s Museum Art Educator of the Year by the New Mexico Art Education Association (NMAEA). The NMAEA also recognized Roswell High Sch...

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Roswell Museum & Art Center

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Connect with the Library

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Follow the Roswell Public Library on instagram @RPLnm for great book posts and other info about Library programs.

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Find books that are just your style with reading recommendations from NoveList Plus.

Looking for a good new book? click here to visit NoveList

Visit NoveList with your library card number as a log in to access thousands of amazing book recommendations that are just your style. 

Click here to visit NoveList now. 

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