. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

ARTESIA — The Eddy County Planning and Development Department will hold two special public meetings next week on a pair of proposed ordinances.

The purpose of the meetings is to invite public comment on the ordinances: the Eddy County Vegetation Nuisance Ordinance and the Eddy County Liquid Waste Ordinance. The public is encouraged to attend.

The first meeting will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the Eddy County Administration Complex, 101 W. Greene St., Carlsbad.

The second is set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, at CVE, 1403 N. 13th St., Artesia.

Copies of agenda packets containing the proposed ordinances are available for viewing and download at http://www.co.eddy.nm.us/AgendaCenter.

For more information, contact Wesley Hooper, Community Services director, at 575-887-9511, ext. 2005, or [email protected].