City Commission


  • Donald E. Carroll Commission Chambers
    1376 E Ninth Street
    Alamogordo, NM 88310
  • 6:30 pm the second and fourth Tuesday of every month; however, in November, the meetings will be the first Wednesday and second Tuesday, and in December, the meeting will be the first and third Tuesday.
  • Commission Meeting agendas and minutes
  • Commission Meetings returned to in-person as of June 22, 2021. Please join us at City Hall in the Commission Chambers. You can also watch a live stream of the meeting on our YouTube Channel.
  • For more information, contact the City Clerk at 575-439-4100.
Commission March 2022

Watch the live streamed meeting & recordings on our YouTube Channel.

City Commission Regular Meeting image, City Hall in the background

Live Streamed and Recorded City Commission Meetings

Public Meetings

The Final Agenda will be posted on the Friday before any scheduled meeting.

Meetings Minutes

View upcoming meeting agendas, past meeting minutes and recordings.

Contact Information

If you have any problems with this link, please email Rachel Hughs, City Clerk. Please feel free to check the link during the meeting to listen to the live audio of the meeting.

Form of Government

The Commission / City Manager form of government governs the City of Alamogordo. Voters elect a Mayor and six Commissioners who meet twice a month to set forth City policy. The Commission appoints a City Manager to oversee the daily operations of the City.

City Charter

Click here for a shortcut to the City Charter, as shown in our Code of Ordinances.

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Interactive District Map Website

2014 City Commission  Map

Susan L. Payne, Mayor

Commissioner Susan Payne

Nick Paul, District 1

Nick Paul

Stephen Burnett, District 2

Stephen Burnett

Karl Melton, District 3

Karl Melton Headshot

Josh Rardin, District 4

Josh Rardin, District 4

Sharon McDonald, District 5

Commissioner Sharon McDonald

Dusty Wright, Mayor Pro-Tem, District 6

Dusty Wright, District 6

Additional Information

Auxiliary Aids for the hearing impaired are available upon request. Please contact the City Clerk’s Office at least 24 hours prior to any scheduled meeting to make arrangements for use of this equipment. The Alamogordo Commission Chambers is wheelchair accessible. Other special assistance for disabled attendees must be requested 48 hours in advance by contacting the City Clerk’s Office at 575-439-4100.