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City Council

The Mayor is the City's chief executive officer, represents the City of Ruidoso Downs municipality, and exercises powers conferred upon sheriffs of counties to suppress disorders and keep the peace. His responsibilities include the Health, Safety, and Welfare of the City residents.    Mayor Dean Holman leads our municipality and is committed to serve our residents at the highest level possible. He ensures the city will strive to provide public safety, desirable neighborhoods, and Parks for recreation for everyone to enjoy.   Read Mayor Holman’s Welcome letter

Mayor Holman
Dean Holman, Mayor
Term of Office: March 2020-April 2025
Office: 575-378-4422

To make an appointment with the Mayor please find the Clerk's office contact information below.
Clerk's Office
Ally Giron, MMC/CPO
City Clerk/Treasurer
Administrative Assistant to the Mayor
T: (575)378-4422

Selena Chavez, CMC

Deputy City Clerk
T: (575)378-4422

Judy R. Miller, Mayor Pro-Tem     
Term of Office: March 2020-December 2025
Office: (575) 378-4422
Cell: (575) 937-4847

Terence L. Proctor
Term of Office: January 2024 - December 2027
Office: (575) 378-4422
Residence: (575) 378-8559

Walter G. Baber
Term of Office: January 2024- December 2025
Office: (575) 378-4422
Home: (575) 430-1133

Jody Lacewell
Term of Office: January 2024 - December 2027
Office: (575) 378-4422 

City Attorney- H. John Underwood
City Clerk/Treasurer- Alejandra "Ally" Giron
Police Chief- Joe Commander


Workshop Meetings
The 2nd Monday of the month at 3:00 pm.

Regular Meetings

The 4th Monday of the month at 5:30 pm. 

City Hall- The Hubbard Room
123 Downs Drive
Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.