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Legal Notice Amending Ordinance 2015-02 Wolf-Human Incident Emergency Protective Measures

posted Jan 22, 2016, 7:27 AM by Executive Assistant

On Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 10:00 A.M., in a meeting at the Socorro County Annex, 198 Neel Socorro, NM 87801, the Board of County Commissioners of Socorro County Will Conduct a Public Hearing for the Purpose of Discussing the Adoption of Ordinance 2015-04 amending Ordinance 2015-02 Setting Forth Wolf-Human Incident Emergency Protective Measures.


The purpose of the amendment is to change the definition of predator to excludes any bird of prey used for hunting which is under the direct control and supervision of a person. The Board of County Commissioners may vote to adopt the Ordinance at the meeting following the public hearing.


Copies of the proposed Ordinance are available for the public to view free of charge online at or at the County Clerk’s Office or the County Manager's Office, 201 Park Street, Socorro, NM.  Copies of the proposed Ordinance may be purchased by the public from either office for $0.70.  Written questions or comments to be considered at the public hearing will be accepted until 5:00 P.M. on Monday, January 25, 2016, at the Socorro County Manger’s Office.  For more information, please call (575) 835-0589. 



Publish:  _____________/s/_______________

               Delilah Walsh, County Manger



Publish in the El Defensor Chieftain on Thursday, January 7, 2016.




NMSA 1978, § 4-37-7 (A) (1971) (“Ordinances may be proposed by any member of the board of county commissioners. Ordinances shall not be submitted to the board for final passage until a majority of the members have directed that the title and a general summary of the subject matter of the proposed ordinances be published one time in a newspaper of general circulation within the county at least two weeks prior to the meeting of the board at which the ordinance is proposed for final passage. The date and time of the meeting at which the ordinance is to be considered shall also be published.”)