Signs and hopes are up at Safelite

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A new street sign and a new hires were celebrated during Safelite AutoGlass’s red ribbon cutting ceremony last week. The event was held Tuesday afternoon at Safelite, where the auto glass repair company’s president and CEO Tom Feeney, Safelite’s vice president of real estate and market development Randy Randolph, Gov. Susana Martinez, Mayor Gregg Hull […]

Hull’s residential impact fee, revised from fall suggestion, OK’d by council

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A new residential impact fee rate proposed to the Rio Rancho impact fee committee received positive consensus from committee members last week. Mayor Gregg Hull introduced a new rate proposal to the committee on Wednesday, following the mayor’s consultation with city staff. According to Hull, the proposed residential impact fee rate would increase at a […]

Broadmoor project finished a month early

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Six months ago, city officials gathered with gold-colored shovels to break ground for the Broadmoor Boulevard extension project. On Thursday, they celebrated its completion with a red-ribbon cutting. Mayor Gregg Hull and UNM West CEO Wynn Goering spoke at the event, as the newly paved road officially opened. “It’s always a good day when we […]

Enchanted Hills center adds four stores

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Rio Rancho’s first “power center” is getting another surge of retail. Ross, Burkes Outlet, PetSmart and Verizon will join Plaza @ Enchanted Hills as part of the shopping center’s third phase of development. They add to a mix that already includes Bed Bath & Beyond, Kirkland’s, Michaels, T.J. Maxx and several other national names at […]

Council opposes same-day elections

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The Rio Rancho Governing Body signed a resolution last week that voiced the city councilors’ opposition to an election day-related bill introduced to the Roundhouse. Mayor Gregg Hull and city councilors voted unanimously during last Monday’s special meeting, approving a resolution in opposition to House Bill 174. Councilors Dawnn Robinson, Marlene Feuer and Dave Bency […]

City is making sound financial decisions

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FROM THE MAYORS DESK ORIGINAL ARTICLE My fellow community members, in this installment of my regular newspaper column I want to provide you some information about the city’s budget, an update on the District 5 city councilor vacancy and a reminder and invitation to join me for a very fun upcoming event. Recently, the Rio […]