La Cienega Valley Association

Protecting and preserving our acequia culture and agricultural traditions…

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LCVA News – April 5, 2015

The agenda for tomorrow’s (Monday) Board meeting is below, apologies for the delay in publishing the agenda. Please expect a more detailed community e-mail later this week. One of the highlights is the finalization of the contract between El Rancho de las Golondrinas and the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources. This paves… Read More

LCVA News – March 21, 2015


Robbery! The following incident happened on March 14. The report comes from resident Billy Schenck who lives on Los Pinos Road in the JB Jackson house. Billy’s house was burglarized last Saturday, March 14th at approximately 3:30 p.m. and what was stolen has great value and historical significance. The stolen items are two Anasazi, Black… Read More

LCVA News – March 13, 2015

Trail Committee There has been a strong reaction from established ranchers and farmers regarding trails coming near their ranch and farming operations. The LCVA will consider writing a position paper assuring that any community planned trails will not interfere, bother or adversely any agricultural-farming-ranching activity (maybe it should be a County resolution?). Please remember that… Read More

LCVA News – March 5, 2015

There won’t be a special guest for Saturday’s community breakfast but there is exciting news about future community trails, an update on the future community center process, the latest on Sunrise Springs, water monitoring, the possible return of a community growers’ market in a great new/old location and you can see how hard Linda Grill… Read More

LCVA News – March 1, 2015

The agenda for the Monday, March 2 LCVA Board meeting is at the bottom of the page. Paseo Rael Bridge and Roadway The LCVA has received a number of inquiries regarding the Paseo Rael Bridge and roadway in La Cieneguilla. As a result of beaver activity, both the main culvert and the overflow culvert at… Read More

LCVA News – February 5, 2015

LCVA Board Meeting A reminder that both the LCVA Board Meeting and the LCVA Trails Committee meeting with be held this Monday, February 9, at the community center. The LCVA Board meeting last Monday was postponed because of a family medical emergency on Monday. Carl Dickens’ family is relieved to announce that his brother is… Read More

LCVA News – January 31, 2015

The agenda for Monday’s Board meeting is at the bottom of the news. School Board, Community College Board and School Bond Election Please don’t forget to vote this Tuesday. It is easy to overlook school elections but please don’t. It is important for all us to understand and participate in decisions that affect our schools.… Read More

LCVA News – January 3, 2015

The agenda for Monday’s LCVA Board meeting is at the bottom of the News. The Board agenda includes special guest Representative Stephanie Garcia Richard who will discuss legislative issues and initiatives. LCVA Community Breakfast If you had attended today’s community breakfast, in addition to the great food and conversation, you would have heard a summary… Read More

LCVA News – January 2, 2015

Please don’t forget the community breakfast, this Saturday 9-11 a.m. at the Community Center. (The heat is back on). The reminder is late, but if you want to hear some very interesting community news and updates please plan to be at the breakfast. It will include an LCVA review of the past year, accomplishments, some… Read More

LCVA News – Library/Road Meeting To Be Rescheduled

Due to problems with the furnace (no heat) in the Community Center, the library/road meeting with Assistant County Manager Tony Flores, scheduled for Friday morning, has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled.