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The Orchards @ Anderson Heights Homeowners' Blog

The Official blog of The Orchards @ Anderson Heights – made by homeowners, for homeowners

Walmart Action Alert! Two important events: Rally Oct. 15th, 4:00 pm and EPC Hearing Oct.18th, 1:00 pm

FYI: Subject: Walmart Action Alert! Two important events: Rally Oct. 15th, 4:00 pm and EPC Hearing Oct.18th, 1:00 pm We need your participation at two important events that will take place next Continue Reading

Bernalillo County Neighborhood Newsletter

Bernalillo County Neighborhood Newsletter Volume III, Issue 9, September 2012 Note: In-Post viewer may not work on all browsers. Continue Reading

Christmas Tree Recycling Efforts

PNM and the cities of Albuquerque and Rio Rancho will offer free Christmas tree recycling starting Jan. 2, 2012, at five locations, marking the 20th year PNM has donated time and equipment for the Continue Reading



Neighbors, I received this notice from our City Councilor, Ken Sanchez. For your information :) Here is the City's website that has information about Continue Reading

Mayor Richard J. Berry’s Neighborhood Forum – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2011

Parking is free at the Civic Plaza Underground Parking Garage. Enter off Marquette Street. RSVP to Patrick Montoya at 505-924-3908 Click here to download the letter from the City of Continue Reading

City Council Redistricting Public Meeting

I received the following from Ken Sanchez: When: Thursday, August 25, 2011 6:00 PM-8:00 PM (GMT-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada). Where: West Mesa Community Center - 5500 Glenrio Continue Reading


While eating dinner last night, a large bottle rocket landed on our patio within a foot of the door. Has everything the Govenor has been asking falling on deaf ears? Is it asking too much for those Continue Reading

HOA Says No to Steelers Flag

A homeowner Ventana Ranch said "what violation?"   Obviously he didn't read his CC&Rs! http://www.krqe.com/dpp/news/politics/Man-gets-flack-for-flying-flag Just FYI: Here are our CC&Rs Continue Reading

No timeline on memorial for West Mesa murder victims

This story posted today on the New Mexico Independent's web site http://newmexicoindependent.com/58486/no-timeline-on-memorial-for-west-mesa-murder-victims Continue Reading

Interesting Article on HOA and Signs

Hello, Here's an article about an HOA and a Rio Ranch man trying to sell his home... http://www.kob.com/article/stories/S1572750.shtml?cat=504 chris Continue Reading

Vote favors APS mil levy and bond

Albuquerque Public school district will receive more than $600 million to improve its schools. By 10 p.m. Tuesday, the unofficial results with 94 percent of precincts reporting had the mil levy Continue Reading

KOB story re development at 98th/Gibson

Stuff like this makes me feel better about the issues we face. I can't imagine being one of these homeowners. http://www.kob.com/article/11687/?vid=1285676&v=1 Continue Reading

February 2010 Mill Levy/GO Bond Election

February 2010 Mill Levy/GO Bond Election

Go out and vote on the General Obligation Bond for APS Schools!! As your neighbor and parent of an APS student, we ask you to vote YES. Here's the information on the election... notice Continue Reading

FYI Regarding Tomorrow’s Incorporation Vote

As previously written on here, we are NOT part of the population included in this vote. I know that we received an auto-dialer call encouraging us to vote no, so I'm guessing others have too. I Continue Reading

Share your thoughts on west side retail

The West Central Community Development Group currently has a petition and online form so that residents of this area can share what kind of retail they would like to see go in at the new Continue Reading

South Valley, Inc

South Valley, Inc

I'd like to know what some of the residents think about the idea of the south valley seperating itself from the city of ABQ. The county is doing a study and so far has estimated that if this Continue Reading

Signal at 118th and Senator Dennis Chavez Blvd

The light is now operational!  (I know it's obvious :) but I wanted to Post something!) chris Continue Reading

Crime Alert – 09/26/09

Hello, I recently got word that there has been an increase in burglaries in our community and surrounding area.  The thieves are targeting large screen TVs and one report said the thieves are Continue Reading

New Page Added: Crime

I added a new page today... it's under "Discussions".  Please check it out and join the discussion! chris Continue Reading

ABQ’s 311

ABQ’s 311

Did you know there are multiple ways to get answers to questions, report graffiti, potholes and find other info? Of course you can dial 311 in Albuquerque (505-768-2000 outside)... but you can also Continue Reading

Signal at 118th and Senator Dennis Chavez Blvd

UPDATE: The light at 118th and Dennis Chavez is now operational! Good morning, I received this email from Councilor Sanchez's assistant yesterday. While it's not about our neighborhood Continue Reading

Grand opening

Hello - welcome to TheOrchards.WordPress.com!  My family and I decided that we would create this site/blog to enable the community to share ideas, thoughts, concerns, and any thing else you have in Continue Reading

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    NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A busy highway was shut down for quite some time Thursday because of a crash involving a propane truck. Police say a small SUV collided with the truck on Highway 84 in Rio Arriba County. Neither driver was seriously injured and the truck did not lead any propane but the crash forced the […]
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    POJOAQUE PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) – Work has started on a project that will bring drinking water to residents of four northern New Mexico pueblos as part of a settlement that ended a decades-long fight over water rights. Federal officials said construction on the Pojoaque Basin regional water system began this week after crews finished prepping […]

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