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Senior Programs Advisory Board

MEMBERSHIP

The Senior Programs Advisory Board (SPAB) consists of seven members appointed by the mayor, with the advice and consent of the City Council, and site members selected by Senior Programs participants as a representative of each senior program site and appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council. There is one member from each of the six city districts, one member at large, and site representative members elected from the Benavidez, Eastside, Munson, Frank O'Brien Papen and Sage Café Centers. A list of the current SPAB members is available by clicking HERE.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The duties of the SPAB include reviewing business and operation of the City's senior centers, assisting staff in review and development of policies & procedures, and recommending regulations to City Council when the need arises. The Board is also the final say on any code of conduct violations or grievances of seniors that are brought before its members.

MEETINGS

The Advisory Board meets the 2nd Thursday of the each month from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at each of the centers on a rotating basis. Click here to view the meeting schedule. The next Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Benavidez Recreation Center, 1045 McClure Road, Las Cruces, NM. Agenda

ADVISORY BOARD

You may contact any Advisory Board member by calling 528-3000 or by email to seniorprograms@las-cruces.org to discuss a problem, concern, or suggestion you may have regarding Senior Programs. The Advisory Board member will bring your concern to the appropriate staff member for prompt resolution.

There is a vacancy on the Board for a District 6 representative. For more information, please call 528-3004.