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View Our Facility

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The Roswell Convention and Civic Center can accommodate all varieties of events such as conventions, meetings, banquets, trade shows, festivals, weddings and much more.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

RFD in the Community

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Learn about how the Roswell Fire Department gets involved in the community.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Follow Us on Facebook

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Find our page on Facebook @RoswellParksandRec. Keep up with recent events, updates and everything going on with the department. Like and share our page.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Zoo Memberships

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Spring River Zoo memberships are now available. Regardless of the membership level, the membership will pay for itself if you visit at least once a month. 

Browse different membership options here. Annual memberships start as low at $35 for senior...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Citizen input sought for Roadway Safety Action Plan

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Citizens are being asked for their input as the City of Roswell begins to develop a comprehensive safety action plan for the city streets.

The City of Roswell has received a U.S. Department of Transportation grant through the federal Safe Streets 4 All pro...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

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Are you ready to serve our community as a member of the Roswell Police Department? Join us March 9 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. to see if you have what it takes! We will be at the Russ DeKay Soccer Complex at 1500 N. Grand Ave. 

If you have questions, c...

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Posted on: January 23, 2024

City starts recycling pilot program at landfill

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The City of Roswell has resumed offering recycling opportunities for its citizens with a new pilot program operated by the Solid Waste Department at the municipal landfill.

The program, which is free of charge to citizens, was initiated at the direction of...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Rehabilitation project continues on North Atkinson Avenue

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A major rehabilitation project on North Atkinson Avenue in east Roswell is ongoing. The pavement and water-line work between Cherry Street and East College Boulevard that began Jan. 8 is estimated to take six months and scheduled to be completed by the Fo...

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Posted on: June 23, 2023

City offers $1 permits for home-improvement projects

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The City of Roswell and its Community Development Department have introduced a new program designed to help reduce the cost for homeowners to enhance their homes and properties. For approximately one year – until May 11, 2024 – the fir...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

SeeRoswell app available

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The City of Roswell has developed an app designed to be a useful tool for tourists and other visitors making their way around town and visiting the local attractions, as well as filling out their trip plans with shopping, lodging and dining options.&n...

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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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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Community Video Tour

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Roswell is home to 48,754 people (as of 2015) and centrally located in the Pecos Valley, nestled below the most southern outskirts of the Rocky Mountains, and serves as the hub of Southeastern New Mexico. Watch the video tour and learn about Roswell.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

City Performance Survey

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This survey is an opportunity for Roswell residents and business owners to tell the city how it is doing in taking care of the needs of the community. All citizens are asked to contribute their thoughts by completing the survey.

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Posted on: December 22, 2023

Water Safety Presentation

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This course has been developed to provide training in relation to the identification of water hazards, water safety and appropriate levels of supervision of children and young people around water hazards.

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

New Parent and Child Swim Class

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This class helps young children between the ages of 6 months and 3 years become comfortable in and around the water so when the time comes, they will be ready for learn-to-swim classes, which can usually start when children are 3 to 4 years old. In additi...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

RPD personnel honored for actions, dedication, excellence

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The Roswell Police Department honored many of its members during a Feb. 2 awards ceremony at the Roswell Convention Center recognizing a variety of achievements and actions during the past year of 2023. 

RPD congratulates the following on their we...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

RPD hosting physical testing/hiring event

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Are you ready to serve our community as a member of the Roswell Police Department? Join us March 9 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. to see if you have what it takes! We will be at the Russ DeKay Soccer Complex at 1500 N. Grand Ave. 

If you have questions, c...

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

App helps citizens connect with RPD

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RPD offers the public an app that provides a quick and convenient way to submit tips about crimes or suspicious activity, as well as contact the department by phone or email for other reasons. 

The RPD app also features news from the police depart...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

RPD School Resource Officer featured by national organization

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The quick-thinking actions of RPD School Resource Officer Anna Romero brought a quick end to a dangerous situation at Roswell High School earlier in 2023 when a 16-year-old male student was found to be carrying a gun. 

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Everyone can be involved in reducing crime, making safe neighborhoods

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The Roswell Police Department wants to empower citizens to help prevent crime in the community and make their neighborhoods safer places to live. RPD encourages citizens to be mindful of the simple steps they can take to help reduce crime in their neighbo...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Free service checks up on residents who live alone

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The Good Morning Call program was instituted by the Roswell Police Department to provide a daily telephone call to individuals who live alone and want the reassurance of knowing they will be contacted each day to make sure they are okay. The service is fr...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Protecting yourself against scams

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The Roswell Police Department Criminal Investigations Division offers the public these tips regarding telephone and email scams:

  • Entities providing services to you, such as government agencies, will never call or email you and request payment using gift ca...
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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Keeping you and your vehicle safe and secure

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The Roswell Police Department Criminal Investigations Division offers the public these vehicle security and safety tips:

• Lock your vehicle door anytime you are away from your vehicle.

• In the cold of winter or heat of summer, it is tempting to start your...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Taking precautions to protect financial-account information

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The Roswell Police Department urges citizens to be aware of the threat of debit- and credit-card “skimming” and take precautions to prevent becoming a victim of these criminals who often use deceptive technology to steal card information in order to illeg...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Neighborhood Watch available to Roswell residents

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Uniting neighborhoods to “look out for each other” – by residents being alert to suspicious activity and reporting it to law enforcement so proper action can be taken to keep the neighborhood safe and secure – is the goal of the  Roswell Neighbor...
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Posted on: November 16, 2021

BookList offers review source for new books

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Booklist Reader is a sharable digital magazine featuring reader recommendations for all ages.  The lists showcase books of high-interest, and are themed throughout the year.  

This service is provided FREE to the patrons of Roswe...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room

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If you are interested in a particular region encompassing the geographic areas of the Caribbean, Latin America, Spain, and Portugal, then select one of the 36 guides offered through this incredibly diverse and well-researched Library of Congress website. ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Books Again

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Operated by Friends of the Roswell Public Library, Books Again, is a used bookstore with books for at least 75% off original price. Sale items every month.
Books Again is at 308 N. Richardson Ave. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Call 575-627-6179.

Visit their website Roswell Public Library Spotlight

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