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20th Street Extension Project

20th Street Extension Project 

20th Street Ribbon Cutting

County Councilors, County staff and the public gather Thursday, December 7th for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the 20th Street Extension Project.

The Los Alamos County is selling the six, half acre lots on 20th Street and hoping to attract local buyers. The RFP (request for proposals) is written in the way that you can propose on just one lot, multiple lots or the entire parcel. The deadline to submit a RFP is Jan. 30. 


DP Road Infrastructure

DP Road Infrastructure

Infrastructure for the A-16 A Site needs to be installed first on DP Road as part of the project (funding for the water,  gas, sewer lines and electric lines is a separate economic development project).

Click here to view a map of the proposed infrastructure on DP Road that will serve A-8 A, A-8 B, and A-9 and will terminate at A-16. 

Golf Course Improvements Project

County staff working with the Parks and Rec Board devise a plan that implements the Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) Golf Course Improvements at a cost not to exceed $4.524 million and implement it over a multi-year period. 

The main goal of the Golf Course Project is to replace the irrigation system. All other elements will be prioritized and determined throughout the project. 

Preliminary Project Development Schedule:
Design - February 2018 - September 2018
Construction - September 2018 - March 2020

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan

Los Alamos County is currently updating the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan to comply with New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) requirements so the County remains eligible to receive federal transportation funds. Click here to review the draft Transition Plan. 

The ADA Transition Plan consists of a self-evaluation of county transportation and public facilities for ADA compliance and to identify and plan for ADA improvements for persons with disabilities. 

The County held public meetings to gather feedback from the public.

Click here to view the presentation that was given October 5, 2017 and November 2, 2017 

The plan can be updated annually and comments are always welcome. Specific requests for improvements can also be provided to the Public Works Department at any time. Please send your comments to


Pinon Splash Pad

County staff working with the Parks and Rec Board devise a plan that proposes a splash pad in White Rock at a cost not to exceed $720,000 with a request to lower that if at all possible. 

During the design and construction phases the team will consider all cost saving elements including the type of operating systems to provide the best product for the lowest cost. 

Preliminary Project Development Schedule:
Design - January 2018 - May 2018
Construction - May 2018 - November 2018

Ice Rink Improvements

County staff working with Parks and Rec Board devise a plan that proposes improvements to the existing outdoor ice skating rink for an amount approximately $1.2 million which will include a shade study.

Preliminary Project Development Schedule:
Shade study - December 2017 
Design - June 2018 - May 2019
Construction - June 2019 - October 2019

Kiddie Pool - (Adjacent to Aquatic Center)

The new $6.5 million Kiddie Pool with low entry zone, splash features, lazy river and slide. It will be built using County land on the eastern grassy slope of the existing center with access provided from the main center. Design will get underway in spring 2018.

The Kiddie Pool will not be authorized to move ahead to construction until the LANL operations and maintenance contract is awarded (expected April/May 2018).

Kiddie Pool