Public Works 


Mission Statement

The Department of Public Works' mission is to support and enhance a high quality of life for the City's residents, businesses, and visitors by providing well planned, environmentally sensitive, cost effective infrastructure and services to promote:

  • Civic Vitality
  • Economic Growth
  • Personal Safety
  • Public Health
  • Transportation


The department is committed to the planning and implementation of the policies, goals, and objectives as established by the City Commission and the City Manager. It is our inherent duty to preserve and protect the City's major investment in its infrastructure so that we may realize the maximum possible benefit of its intended purpose. Our mission is accomplished through the prudent use of:

  • Coordination with other service providers in the City
  • Innovations
  • Resources
  • Teamwork
  • Technology

Technical Standards

The City of Alamogordo updated Technical Standards were adopted by Commission on June 14, 2022.

Technical Standards June 2022 (PDF)

Neighborhood Traffic Management Program (NTMP)

Thy City of Alamogordo has established uniform procedures for citizens requesting assistance with traffic management treatments such as specialty parking or street signs.  Please read the entire NTMP Policy (PDF) before submitting an application. 

Sidewalk Improvement Project

The City and General Hydronics Concrete, LLC have begun work to install sidewalks, curbs, gutters, ADA-compliant ramps, and maintain asphalt patching. Read the ADA Sidewalk Improvement PSA (PDF) to see where the work is being done and for more detailed information.