Mission – Assist members of the community with maintaining the ambiance and character of their community while helping to continue an orderly planned use of resources.
The Community Development Department conducts a variety of planning activities for the Town and serves the function of issuing building permits, sign permits, and business registrations. The Community Development Department also regulates all subdivision activities in the Town of Mesilla as well as processes any variance requests or special use permit applications. The Community Development Department also handles Codes Enforcement.
Community Development Coordinator: Larry Shannon - (575)524-3262 ext. 104