Velarde Recreation Park Community Planning Meeting


Please join County planning staff and County Commissioners this Wednesday evening for a community meeting to plan for a new recreation park in Velarde.

The planning meeting will be held at the Onate Center at 6:30p.m. Click for more details.

New Chimayo Park Opens With Huge Crowd Attending Ribbon Cutting


On Sunday, June 14, Rio Arriba County celebrated the completion and ribbon cutting of the new Rio Arriba County Park in Chimayo. The final details of the project were completed last week and a ribbon-cutting occurred Sunday afternoon with over 500 local residents attending. Mariachi music, a low-rider car show, and face painting were part of the daylong festivities. Hamburgers, hot dogs and watermelon for 500 people were provided by the contractors who helped build the park. Click to read more and see lots of great pictures from the day