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UPDATE: Oversize Load Arriving Friday Afternoon!

on March 1, 2018 - 4:38pm


Delivery of the Los Alamos Switchgear Substation (LASS) is delayed, according to officials with the Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities.

The large oversize load, arriving on two commercial semi-trucks will arrive in the early afternoon Friday, March 2, rather than in the morning as stated previously.

Traffic on East Jemez Road, also known as the Truck Route, will be impacted for approximately 20 minutes to allow the west traveling semi-trucks to cross traffic to enter the area behind the Eco Station.

Flaggers on the Truck Route will be stationed and traffic control

Just One Thing To Do This Week: I Will Not Sweeten Up

on March 1, 2018 - 11:39am
Los Alamos
I am still struggling with sugar. It has been nearly 18 months since I initiated a healthy eating lifestyle plan that promised it would eliminate sugar from my diet in only 30 days.
But, that has not proven to be true. This clean and healthy lifestyle promise was made to me in the pages of a New York Times bestseller. If I follow the plan exactly, I am certain sugar would not be an issue for me.
Unfortunately I can only successfully follow the plan if I live like a hermit. The plan is not forgiving in real daily life situations.

Meeting Scheduled To Discuss Road Improvements

on February 28, 2018 - 6:38am
The Public Works Department invites the community to attend a public meeting to discuss the next phase of an upcoming road improvement project within the Cumbres Del Sol Subdivision.
The meeting will be held in conjunction with the Transportation Board’s regular monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in the Boards and Commissions Room 110 of the Municipal Building at 1000 Central Ave.
Proposed improvements include roadway reconstruction of the following streets:
  • Camino Manzana from Camino Durasnilla to Camino Uva;
  • Camino Mora from Camino Cereza to Camino Uva;

Scenes From K Of C Free Throw Championship

on February 27, 2018 - 2:50pm
This past Saturday the Los Alamos Chapter of the Knights of Columbus hosted the District round of the Free Throw Championship competition. The event was held at Griffith Gymnasium in Los Alamos for boys and girls ages 9-13. This was the District portion of the competition with the winners progressing to the State Competition March 17 at the Bernalillo High School Gymnasium. Pictured are the 14 boys and girls who participated in the competition. Photo by John McHale/
Eight boys and girls won the right to advance to the State Competition.

Cowboy Breakfast At Posse Lodge Sunday

on February 27, 2018 - 6:56am

Comments Sought On State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP)

on February 27, 2018 - 6:55am
SANTA FE The public is invited to comment on the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s second amendment to the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP).  
The program will serve as a four year plan for the state’s federal aid highway program.
The STIP contains proposed road and bridge projects and is required under the federal legislation. Projects on the list are on federal and state highways (roads with I, U.S. or NM designations).
The NMDOT has posted the 2018-2023 STIP amendment on the internet asking for public comment until March 16, 2018. The

Oversized Load To Impact Truck Route Friday

on February 26, 2018 - 5:50pm



  • Delivery Scheduled for 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. Friday, March 2 

Two commercial semi-trucks will be delivering an oversized load to an area west of the Eco Station at 3701 East Jemez Road., according to officials with the Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities (DPU).

Delivery of the Los Alamos Switchgear Substation (LASS) is scheduled for some time between 9 a.m.