The Governing Body of the City of Rio Rancho will consider the following matter at its regularly scheduled meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 22, 2021:

Text Amendment
Request #21-105-00001

Applicant, City of Rio Rancho, requests a text amendment to the Rio Rancho Municipal Code, Title XV Land Usage, Chapter 154 Planning and Zoning, Design Criteria, 154.60(B)(8) “patio covers, and covered balconies, shall not exceed the height of the building to which they are attached”.

The meetings are scheduled for 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 3200 Civic Center Cir. NE, Rio Rancho, NM. The public is invited and advised to attend virtually. Materials related to these items are available for viewing in the Development Services Department at City Hall.

If you would like to comment any of these applications, you are encouraged to submit a written comment to [email protected] Written comments will be read into the public record. To practice social distancing in order to slow the spread of COVID-19, you are encouraged to watch the meeting online at

Observer: April 4, 2021