CITY OF HOBBS SPECIAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION DECEMBER 9, 2014
Proposed Charter Amendment to Require Voter Photo ID
A special municipal election will be held on December 9, 2014, regarding a proposed Charter amendment to require voter photo identification at all municipal elections. All registered voters residing within the city limits of Hobbs are eligible to vote in the special election.
Absentee Voting will be held from November 4, 2014, through December 5, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. Applications for absentee ballots may be requested from the Office of the City Clerk during regular business hours Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Absentee voting is conducted by paper ballot and envelope.
Early Voting will be held from November 19, 2014, through Friday, December 5, 2014, in the Office of the City Clerk during regular business hours of Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Early voting is conducted by paper ballot and machine tabulator.
Absentee and Early Voting are conducted at the City Clerk's Office, 200 East Broadway, Hobbs, New Mexico. All City Offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday beginning at noon on November 26, 2014, through November 28, 2014.
The “Lil’ Rock” (par 3 course) will be open Saturdays and Sundays going forward, and the Driving Range and Golf Shop will be open Thursdays – Sundays. Everyone come out and experience the Rockwind Community Links while construction on the incredible 18 hole course continues through the winter!
The Round Table - Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Municipal Court Fines payment reminder
Municipal Court Fines – 3 ways to pay! In person – 301 North Turner, Hobbs, NM, by phone with debit or credit card- 575-397-9272, or on internet at hobbsnm.org “Pay My Fine”
Hobbs, New Mexico Encourages Community Participation to Keep a Safe Community
Making sure a city stays safe may be a more complicated process than you think. A lot goes into making this happen and the officials and citizens of Hobbs, New Mexico, are doing an excellent job at ensuring their town is safe for both residents and visitors.
Haunted House - October 24, 25, 31, and Nov. 1
Join us for a hauntingly good time! Our Haunted house of Horrors boasts the longest haunted house in town, with a real haunted house and orchard. All proceeds go to the Opportunity House of Hobbs & the Hobbs Teen Center Youth. No kids under 10 allowed. Yes, it's that scary!
Halloween Carnival - October 25
Join us at the Lea County Event Center for some creepy fun at the Halloween Carnival!
The City of Hobbs teams up with the Hobbs Schools for this fund raising event, providing safe games, costume contests, and more!
Fall Community Clean Up - August 9, September 13, October 11, and November 1
Haul your junk to the curb and we'll haul it off at no charge!
Light up the Night Decorating Contest
Decorate your house for this wonderful neighborhood holiday contest. Compete in various categories for cash prizes!
*All dates, times, and events are subject to change without notice.*
New Location: 424 West Broadway
Ride the bus routes or call 397-9290 to schedule a demand response ride.
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Register for CODERED
Lea County has instituted a new rapid emergency notification service called CodeRED®. The new system will distribute emergency messages via telephone to targeted areas or the entire county at a rate of 1,000 calls per minute. CodeRED® employs a one-of-a-kind Internet mapping capability for geographic targeting of calls, coupled with a high speed telephone calling system capable of delivering customized pre-recorded emergency messages directly to homes and businesses, live individuals and answering machines.
The Lea County Recreation Master Plan is a quality of life and economic development initiative. Led by an unprecedented
coalition of Lea County organizations, institutions and local governments, this effort is more than a recreation planning effort.
If implemented with vision and a spirit of collaboration and community, these projects can expand the identity of Lea County
from an economic force to a business friendly and desirable community where people want to work, raise a family, and live a
Single-handedly or in combination, these projects can be a catalyst for significant, positive change.
Then follow these instruction:
Click on New Mexico
Click on Report a Problem in the middle of the page
Click on Street Light Outages on the left side of the page
Under “Report Online”: click on Report Streetlight Outage
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Lea County Northern Transfer Station
40101 W. Hiap, Behind Halliburton, 575-391-2953
Mon-Sat 8a - 6p, Sun 11a - 6p
Lovington Recycling Center
1002 S. Commercial (Corner of Chaves and K Street)
575-396-4629, Mon-Fri 8a - 5p
Keep Hobbs Beautiful
Utilities Online Bill Viewer
The City of Hobbs Utilities Department is installing a new Online Billing System. We are excited to bring this new product to our citizens and encourage each of you to take advantage of this streamlined billing process. You can currently register and view your bill Online.