Upcoming Commission Meetings

• January 16: Closed Session
• January 22: Commission Meeting
• February 12: Commission Meeting
• February 26: Commission Meeting

White Ave Sewer Line Construction

The Public Works Department has contracted with TriMan Construction Industries, Inc to replace the sewer line located beneath White Ave. Work will begin on Monday January 21, 2019 and continue through the end of February 2019. There will not be an interruption of service. Access to parts of White Ave. may be limited during daylight hours beginning Monday January 21st throughout construction. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation. Please contact the Public Works Department at 334-7660 if you have questions or require assistance during this process.

Extreme Cold Temperatures Freezing Water Pipe Alert

Due to the extremely cold temperatures we have been experiencing, the City of Aztec is asking its Water Customers to let their faucets drip during periods of extreme cold. The City of Aztec will issue a $3.00 credit, equivalent to 1,000 gallons to its water customers' January 23, 2019 Utility Billing.

Leaving faucets dripping can prevent costly damage to customer plumbing. If you need to contact the Aztec Water Department for issues with you water service, please call 334-7660 or 334-7670; after normal business hours please call the San Juan County non-emergency number at (505) 334-6622. Thank you for your cooperation. For more information on how to prevent water pipes from freezing and how to thaw them if they do freeze please visit the website below.

Christmas Tree Recycling

The City of Aztec will be recycling Christmas Trees January 7, 2019 through January 21, 2019. Christmas trees can be dropped off in the north parking lot of Riverside Park. Trees will be chipped on site as time allows and the mulch will be available to the public free of charge until gone. All trees must have all decorations, ornaments, tinsel, lights and stands removed. Flocked trees cannot be recycled!

Stage 1 Water Shortage Emergency

The City of Aztec is in Stage 1 water shortage emergency and will remain in place until further notice. Stage 1 is voluntary.

  • ➠ Stage 1 Water Shortage Notice (PDF 41 KB)
  • ➠ Chapter 31 - Water Conservation and Drought Plan (PDF 110 KB)

  • Water Flow and Drought Conditions

  • ➠ Animas River Gauge (Near Cedar Hill)
  • ➠ Animas River Gauge (Below Aztec)
  • ➠ Animas River Gauge (At Farmington)
  • ➠ Drought Monitor


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