Rio Rancho, NM

Nestled at 5,290 feet above sea level, Rio Rancho offers a mild, high desert climate perfect for sporting events, scenic tours, and outdoor adventures year-round. Located in Sandoval County, New Mexico the City offers convenient and affordable access to Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and a variety of landscapes.
  • The city of Rio Rancho Public Works Department is holding a public meeting on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, to present plans and share information on the proposed improvements to Broadmoor Boulevard
  • The Rio Rancho Fire and Rescue Department is hosting their 9th Annual Fire Station Open House and Halloween Costume Contest on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, from noon to 3 p.m. at the city's main station located at 2810 Southern Blvd.
  • The city of Rio Rancho’s Keep Rio Rancho Beautiful Division (KRRB) has been recognized with a 2012 and 2013 Gold Affiliate Award as an overall top program in the state
  • Each year, Rio Rancho’s bravest wear pink t-shirts on-duty and also sell them throughout Rio Rancho in support of breast cancer awareness month.
  • The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is assessing whether all of the public, developed parks it operates and maintains should become dog friendly (dogs allowed if on leash). The department is seeking citizen input through a survey.