City Commission


  • Commission Chambers
    1376 E Ninth Street
    Alamogordo, NM 88310

  • 6:00 p.m. January 1 - March 13, 2021 & from November 7 - December 31, 2021.

  • 6:30 p.m. March 14 - November 6, 2021.

  • 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, except for November the meetings will be the second Tuesday and fifth Tuesday unless otherwise specified. 

  • Commission Meetings returned to in-person as of June 22, 2021. You can still watch a live stream at

  • For more information contact the City Clerk at 575-439-4100.

Commission 2020 Photo

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Live Stream Commission Meeting (2)

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.

The Mayor may live anywhere within the City limits, but is required to reside in the City for at least a year before seeking office. Commissioners must live within the district they represent, however they are elected at large. They are required to reside in the particular district for which they seek election for a period of at least one year.


Interactive District Map Website

2014 City Commission  Map

Richard A. Boss, Mayor

Richard A. Boss, Mayor

Nadia Sikes, District 2/Mayor-Pro-Tem

Nadia Sikes, District 2

Nick Paul, District 1

Male Silhouette

Susan L. Payne, District 3

Commissioner Susan Payne

Josh Rardin, District 4

Josh Rardin, District 4

Sharon McDonald, District 5

Commissioner Sharon McDonald

Dusty Wright, 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.