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County: Discoveries Action Team Meets At Pajarito Cliffs Site Conference Room - Not Fuller Lodge - Dec. 20

on December 14, 2018 - 7:00am


The next monthly meeting of the Discoveries Action Team is Thursday, Dec. 20 at the Pajarito Cliffs Site, Building 1 Conference Room—not Fuller Lodge as previously announced. Participants will meet 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and continue discussing ideas suggested by the Place-Making and Place-Marketing subgroups. Participants are asked to bring their own lunch.

The Discoveries Action Team is a volunteer group open to all County residents, businesses and organizations.

Responding To Today’s Nationwide Bomb Threat Campaign ... Los Alamos Bomb Squad Stands Ready To Handle Any Threats To County Or Laboratory

on December 13, 2018 - 7:53pm

LAPD News:

The Los Alamos Police Department released a statement this evening saying it is aware of the bomb threat campaign that is happening across the country.

The Los Alamos Bomb Squad stands ready to handle any and all threats to this County including the National Laboratory. Cmdr. Preston Ballew said LAPD is communicating with the FBI and getting updates as they develop.

Any suspicious activity should be reported to Los Alamos Police Dispatch at 505.662.8222 immediately.

The Los Alamos Daily Post looked into the situation and finds that this afternoon dozens of institutions and

Two Affordable Housing Projects Planned For DP Road

on December 13, 2018 - 9:52am
A rendering of the affordable apartment complex planned for development on DP Road. Courtesy image
Los Alamos Daily Post
Los Alamos may be a small community, but its housing needs are large and varied. One of those needs is to have affordable housing. As a result, two housing projects are being pursued for development on DP Road.
One, a 70-unit apartment complex called the Canyon Walk Apartments, was given the green light and is expected to begin construction in August 2019. Construction on the other, a 64-unit apartment complex called

Council To Consider Advanced Metering Dec. 18

on December 13, 2018 - 8:35am
The Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is seeking approval from the Los Alamos County Council to award a contract for the purchase and installation of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) for all of Los Alamos County.
AMI is a method of using communication technology to read meters remotely without having to physically access the meters on customers’ properties. AMI infrastructure includes electric smart meters, and communication modules that attach to the natural gas and water meters. Councilors will consider the request at a council meeting at 6 p.m.,

County DWI Planning Council Meets 8:30 a.m. Today

on December 13, 2018 - 7:36am

DPU To Begin Assessing Late Fees Jan. 1

on December 12, 2018 - 12:28pm


After the Department of Public Utilities implemented new utility billing software last July, the Department waived all late fees while it worked through billing delays and problems with the bill presentation. 

Beginning Jan. 1, 2019, however, unpaid balances that are delinquent by more than 30 days, will be assessed a late fee of 1.5 percent.

Department officials encourage customers with unpaid, delinquent balances to contact its office prior to Jan. 1.

“We can process your payment, direct you to financial assistance programs, and/or arrange a payment plan to help you avoid

Los Alamos Police Blotter: Dec. 5 To Dec. 11, 2018

on December 12, 2018 - 12:17pm

LAPD News:

The following information is provided by the Los Alamos Police Department.

Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.


Dec. 5 at 11:55 a.m. / Police arrested Austin Lee Cox, 26, of Los Alamos at 2500 Trinity Dr., and charged him with criminal sexual penetration of a child 13-16 years of age, trafficking a controlled substance and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.  




Dec. 7 at 5:31 a.m.