APPLICANTS SOUGHT FOR EXTRA-TERRITORIAL ZONING COMMISSION SEATS

APPLICANTS SOUGHT FOR EXTRA-TERRITORIAL ZONING COMMISSION SEATS

Applications for three upcoming open positions on the Extra Territorial Zoning Commission are being sought by the Doña Ana County Community Development Department.

The positions represent each of the county’s three representatives to the seven-member city/county entity. The term of each appointment will be two years. The ETZ Commission meets regularly on the first and third Thursdays of the month at 7 p.m. in the Commission Chambers of the Doña Ana County Courthouse.

One county position will be vacant as of Aug. 1, 2002; another will become vacant on Sept. 1, 2002; and the third spot will be vacant as of Nov. 12, 2002.

The ETZ Commission oversees development in a five-mile area that rings the city limits of Las Cruces. The Commission regularly reviews development sketch plans, subdivision plats, zone changes and special-use permit applications within the ETZ zone.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a resume and three letters of reference to the Doña Ana County Community Development Office, 430 S. Main St., Las Cruces, N.M., 88001. Deadline for receipt of all applications is 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9, 2002. Incumbent commissioners are encouraged to reapply.

For more information about the positions, call county planner James White at (505) 647-7468. Residents calling from outside the Las Cruces area may call toll-free at 1-877-827-7200 and request extension 7468.