Regional
4:07 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Las Cruces To Hold Arroyo Preservation Plan Meeting

The City of Las Cruces Community Development Department will hold a public input meeting to discuss the draft of the City’s Arroyo Preservation Plan at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, in room 2007A-B of City Hall, 700 N Main St.

The Arroyo Preservation Plan will provide policy guidance to:improve systematic flood control and drainage functions; allow continuance of historic flows in arroyos; protect arroyos in their natural state; protect native vegetation and wildlife habitat; help protect private property; accommodate and protect essential utility installation and maintenance; help improve storm water quality; increase protected open space; increase trails and trail connectivity; and provide additional recreational opportunities.

The draft plan is available for review in advance of the meeting at

las-cruces.org/protectarroyos. Individuals who are unable to attend the meeting may submit their comments to Carol McCall atcmccall@las-cruces.org by Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

People with disabilities who need special accommodations to fully participate in this meeting may call the Las Cruces Community Development Department at least 48 hours in advance at 575/528-3043