We wrote yesterday that the City was just now beginning to think about services for the 10,000 acres being annexed in the next few years. These are issues of serious concern for residents currently served by the County. It is apparent the City has not seriously planned for the vast areas set to become part of the City.
Today's Santa Fe New Mexican featured another story on the subject:
"How the city will foot the bill is unclear, but the City Council approved conceptual organizational plans Wednesday for each public safety department."
Here is the full article.
Here are the previous articles:
As city officials plan to take over duties from county with added land, department seeks 48 new positions
All residents that will become annexed are urged to get involved and demand that our safty and services will be provided for by the City.