Luminaria sand available at several spots around the county
Los Alamos County’s Traffic and Streets division is again providing free sand for residents for making luminarias.
Sand for luminarias — also called farolitos — are available at the following locations around Los Alamos County:
• Overlook Park, south parking lot
• Urban Park, 42nd Stree parking area
• Sullivan Field
• Barranca Road at Navajo Street on Barranca Mesa
• North Mesa soccer fields
Residents are asked to limit the amount of sand taken to the amount needed for their holiday decorations.
Ceremony for newly-elected officials is Dec. 19 at municipal building
The public is invited to the official swearing-in ceremony for incoming officials. That ceremony will take place Dec. 19 in council chambers.
It will begin at 3 p.m.
Officials being sworn in at the ceremony include councilors David Izraelevitz, Susan O’Leary, Rick Reiss and James Chrobocinski, assessor Ken Milder, magistrate judge Pat Casados, municipal judge Alan Kirk, probate judge Christine Chandler and sheriff Marco Lucero.
A reception with light refreshments will follow the ceremony.