QUICK INFO

Do you have a road you would like to be considered for County Road Acceptance? Please read the policy below and then submit and application. 

Road Maintenance

Santa Fe County has maintenance responsibilities for approximately 574 miles of road, of that approximately 430 miles of road require periodic grading.

The Road Maintenance Division is comprised of 39 staff positions. The staffing consists of five crews assigned to respective areas with an additional support crew who responds to any district as needed. The staff in each district provides for all aspects of maintenance including grading, roadside mowing, drainage structures, pothole repair and snow removal.

Snow Removal Operations

Snow removal is handled by six teams consisting of 38 staff members rotating 8 hr shifts with snow removal operations lasting as long as necessary. The snow removal begins with the priority one roads, the high volume traffic roads, then filters down to priority two and local roads.

The Board of County Commissioners established the Road Advisory Committee through Resolution 2011-52. Please visit the Road Advisory Committee page for more information.

Contact Us

Open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., closed for holidays.

Santa Fe County Public Works
424 NM Highway 599
P.O. Box 276
Santa Fe, NM 87504-0276
Phone: (505) 992-3010 Fax: (505) 992-3028