ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque City Council meeting will be held Monday at 5 p.m. Here are a few things that you need to know about the meeting:
The council is set to discuss three pieces of legislation aimed at figuring out what to do with vacant buildings. The Integrated Development Ordinance would set rules for development in Albuquerque as well as change zoning code. It would also aim to find use for unused spaces.
Any person wishing to address the Council during the General Public Comments must register with Council Staff. The Council Staff will accept sign-ups beginning at 4:30 p.m. and closes promptly at 5:30 p.m.
The first 30 people will be permitted to speak under the General Public Comment during the meeting. Speakers after the first 30 will be allowed to give comments at the end of the meeting or they can choose to speak at the following meeting.
Individuals are encouraged to sign-up and speak on specific bills on the agenda, with a maximum of two agenda items.
The following topics will be discussed:
- Report on expenditures by APD for implementation of DOJ settlement
- Report on ABQ Ride Companion Animal Project
- Las Cruces land deal
- Integrated Development Ordinance
- Moratorium on addition of lanes on Alameda from I-25 to Edith
- Traffic code for pedestrian safety and vehicle/pedestrian conflicts
- Prohibiting elected officials and departments, boards, commissions and advisory groups of the City of Albuquerque from organizing political forums
The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at 1 Civic Plaza NW, Vincent E. Griego Chambers, Basement Level A.Read: Full City Council Agenda >>